Korean 2

Course Dates:

16 Nov to 16 Feb 2022 

Registration Period:
24 Aug to 20 Oct 2021

60 hours / 30 days

6:00pm to 8:30pm, Tue & Wed

Mode of Training:
Online via Ms Teams


Course Introduction

Korean 2 is the second of three Korean modules. Participants who complete Korean 1, 2 & 3 (or 180 hours) of Korean language instruction may take an external language proficiency test – the Test of Proficiency in Korean (TOPIK) Basic.

Course Objectives

Korean 2 introduces participants to the Korean language and its use in everyday situations. Emphasis will be given to developing participants’ speaking and listening skills to communicate in simple Korean. Participants will also be able to read elementary Korean text and write short notes and letters.

Course Outline


• Travel & vacation
• Korean style refusals
• Shopping
• Asking for discount or freebies
• Body & health
• Age & respect
• Korean virtue - humility
• Sports & instruments
• Hobbies
• Making an appointment
• Birthday parties in Korea
• Ordering food in a restaurant
• Viewing new boarding house/ room for rent

Grammar items:

• Can do/ cannot do something
• To know/ do not know how to do something
• Future tense
• Adjectives
• Noun modifier
• Sentence ending in the honorific form (present & past)
• Honorific words
• Must, have, should, ought to
• Either or
• Giving & accepting suggestions
• So, because
• Intent to, plan to or hope to
• To have tried doing something
• Making requests
• Comparative forms

Suitable for
Participants who would like to develop basic reading, speaking, listening and writing proficiency in the Korean language.

Minimum Entry Requirements / Assumed Skills and Knowledge
Participants must have had completed Korean 1 before they are able to proceed with Korean 2.

Award / Certification / Accreditation
If a participant…

  1. Fails the assessment but meets 75% attendance – participant will receive a Certificate of Attendance (electronic Certificate)
  2. Meets 75% attendance and passes the assessment - participant will receive a Certificate of Performance (electronic Certificate)

Applicants/EligibilityTotal fees (incl. GST)
Singapore Citizens aged 50 and above$364.80
Singapore Citizens aged below 50;
Singapore Permanent Residents;
or Foreigners
SP Full Time Students, Alumni and Staff$524.80

Funding Incentives

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Terms and Conditions

*Please note that once the maximum class size is reached, the online registration will be closed. You may register your interest, and would be notified if there is a new run.

Application Procedure

1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at www.pace.sp.edu.sg
Course fees can be paid by the following payment modes:

a) Credit Cards, Internet Banking, NETS (Not Applicable for company sponsored)
For e-payment using Visa/Master cards and Internet Banking, please click on the ‘Make e-Payment’ button on the acknowledgement page to proceed.

b) For NETS payment, you can pay at:
Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy

c) For payment via PayNow, please enter the UEN No. T08GB0056ACET and indicate the invoice/registration number. 

*With effect from 1 August 2021, cheque payment will not be available.

2. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.


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