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[Korea] Seoul Global Center Offers Free Korean Class

  • Date01/15/2013
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Photo Credit: Seoul Metropolitan Government

The Seoul Global Center is accepting applications for free Korean classes from international residents in Seoul on January 16 and 17.

The 12-week long Korean language course will run from February 4 until April 26 (2 classes a week). There will be 9 different classes from beginners’ class to intermediate class, and TOPIK Preparation Class. Considering the attendees’ various occupations, classes will be at three different times: 10:00, 12:00 and 19:00. Tuition fee is free, but textbooks should be purchased.

This Korean language course is expected to help foreigners residing in Korea to settle in better by giving them the opportunity to learn the language and culture.

More info

< Seoul Global Center Free Korean Class >
Location: Seoul Press Center 3F 25 Taepyeongro 1-ga Jung-gu Seoul-si (124 Sejongdaero Jung-gu Seoul-si)
Application period: January 16-17, 2013
Eligibility: International Residents in Seoul
Fees: Free ※Textbooks should be purchased
Application: Actual applicants must visit the center in person and fill out the form ※ Alien Registration Card and 1 ID photo (3*4cm) required
Class schedule: (February 4th - April 26th) ※No Class on February 11 (Lunar New Year holiday)
    Basic: Tuesday, Thursday / 12:00-13:30
    Lower Beginner 1: Monday, Wednesday / 10:00-11:30
    Lower Beginner 2: Monday, Wednesday / 19:00-20:30
    Upper Beginner 1: Monday, Wednesday / 19:00-20:30
    Upper Beginner 2: Tuesday, Thursday / 10:00-11:30
    Pre Intermediate: Tuesday, Thursday / 19:00-20:30
    Intermediate 1: Monday, Wednesday / 12:00-13:30
    Intermediate 2: Tuesday, Thursday / 19:00-20:30
    TOPIK Prep. (Intermediate): Friday / 10:00 - 11:30
    ※ Class size: between 12-15 students
Homepage: (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese, French)
Inquiries: +82-2-2075-4130, 1 (English)/ +82-2-2075-4105 (Japanese)/ +82-2-2075-4113 (Chinese)/ +82-2-2075-4147 (Russian)/ +82-2-2075-4132 (Vietnamese)/ +82-2-2075-4133 (Mongolian)/ +82-2-2075-4143 (Uzbek)/ +82-2-2075-4149 (Tagalog)/ +82-2-2075-4142 (Thai)
    City Hall Station (Seoul Subway line 1,2), Exit 4, straight walk for 150m(2minutes)
    Gwanghwamun Station (Seoul subway line 5), Exit 5, straight walk for 350m (5minutes)
1330 Korea Travel Hotline: +82-2-1330 (Korean, English, Japanese, Chinese)

Courtesy of Seoul Metropolitan Government