Learn the grammar, syntax, and function of modern spoken and written Korean.

How can Korean courses be used?

  • Electives to complement your degree
  • Fulfilling the breadth requirement in many programs
  • Expanding the scope of your Major and/or Minor

Korean courses expand Asian options for language study at UBC Okanagan, and  also examine culture where related to language and communication, and everyday life in Korea.

Students can take first year Korean language courses, which are designed for beginners looking to develop the four language skills: speaking, listening, reading and writing, in Korean. They will learn the basic grammatical structures and vocabulary necessary for basic conversation, reading comprehension, and writing to have the students build a solid foundation for further study in the Korean language.