Korean 2

Course Dates:

Registration Period:

60 hours / 30 days

6pm - 9pm (Tuesday)

Mode of Training:

Singapore Polytechnic

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)


Course Fee

 Singapore Citizens aged 50 and above Singapore PRs/ForeignersSP Students, Alumni and Staff
Funding available50% of the course fee excluding GST (capped at $500 per course)NilSpecial Discount
Course Fees Payable$364.80 (incl. of GST)$684.80 (incl. of GST) $524.80 (incl. of GST)

1. Government subsidy will only apply to the course fee portion and will not cover GST
2. For more information on National Silver Academy (NSA), please click here

Funding Incentives

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Terms and Conditions

Registration may be closed once seats are filled up 

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) Cheques
Please make cheques payable to “Singapore Polytechnic”. Do cross the cheque and write the Registration Reference ID, Applicant Name and NRIC/FIN number at the back of the cheque. When you have completed required details, you may mail the cheque here.

Please note that an administrative charge of $15 will be imposed for any returned cheques from the bank or financial institution.

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

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