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Dr. Joel Brereton, Chair 120 INNER CAMPUS DR STOP G9300 WCH 4.134 78712-1251 • 512-471-5811

Min Jung Jee

Lecturer Ph.D, The University of Texas at Austin

Contact

  • Phone: 512-475-6043
  • Office: WCH 5.126
  • Office Hours: SPRING 2014: M 11-1; W 12:30-1:30
  • Campus Mail Code: G9300

Interests

Second Language Acquisition, Technology assisted language learning and teaching, Korean language

KOR 604 • Accelerated First-Year Korean

32600 • Fall 2014
Meets MWF 1200pm-100pm MEZ 1.102
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This course is designed for students who can speak and understand spoken Korean but cannot read or write it, and want to improve their Korean within a short period of time. The goal of this course is to acquire the basics and achieve novice high level of proficiency in four skills of speaking, writing, listening and reading in modern Korean by the end of the semester.

The Course objectives are;

a) to achieve understanding Korean Alphabet system,

b) to enhance knowledge of basic formal expressions in modern Korean,

c) to extend the knowledge of Korean vocabulary for formal expressions,

d) to achieve knowledge of basic grammar rules in modern Korean language, and

e) to enhance understanding basics of Korean culture.

KOR 506 • First-Year Korean I

32605 • Fall 2014
Meets MW 900am-1000am MEZ 1.102
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This course is targeted for beginners of Korean language. The goal of this course is to acquire the basics and achieve novice mid level of proficiency in four skills of speaking, writing, listening and reading in modern Korean by the end of the semester.

The course objectives are to achieve; a) understanding Korean Alphabet system,

b) proper performance of basic Korean greetings,

c) knowledge of basic Korean vocabulary,

d) knowledge of basic Korean grammar rules, and

e) understanding basics of Korean culture.

KOR 330 • Advanced Readings: Korean I

32625 • Fall 2014
Meets MWF 1000am-1100am MEZ B0.302
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This class is for developing mainly reading and writing skills in advanced Korean while reading Korean literature. Modern Korean poems, short stories, and essays are the main content of the class.  

KOR 507 • First-Year Korean II

32920 • Spring 2014
Meets MW 900am-1000am PAR 101
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Not open to native speakers of Korean.  Continuation of Korean 506.  Korean 604 and 507 may not both be counted.  Prerequisite: Korean 506 with a grade of at least C.

KOR 612 • Accelerated Second-Year Korean

32930 • Spring 2014
Meets MWF 1100am-1200pm PAR 208
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Not open to native speakers of Korean.  Continuation of Korean 604.  Korean 612 and 412K may not both be counted; Korean 612 and 412L may not both be counted.  Prerequisite: Korean 604 with a grade of at least C.

KOR 330 • Adv Conversation In Korean

32945 • Spring 2014
Meets MWF 1000am-1100am PAR 101
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Subtitle: Korean language and culture through Korean films

This course is a discussion-based class designed to help students elevate their Korean language proficiency level to high-advanced or superior, and to improve their knowledge of Korean culture, society and history based on three Korean films.

KOR 604 • Accelerated First-Year Korean

32600 • Fall 2013
Meets MWF 1200pm-100pm PAR 206
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Designed for students who understand or speak but do not read or write Korean.  Not open to native speakers of Korean.  Korean 604 and 506 may not both be counted; Korean 604 and 507 may not both be counted.  Prerequisite: Results on the placement examination in Korean that indicate that the student is ineligible to receive credit for Korean 507.  If the student is eligible to receive credit by examination for Korean 506, this credit must not appear on the student's record.

KOR 506 • First-Year Korean I

32605 • Fall 2013
Meets MW 900am-1000am MEZ 1.102
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Not open to native speakers of Korean.  Korean 604 and 506 may not both be counted.

KOR 330 • Advanced Readings In Korean I

32625 • Fall 2013
Meets MWF 1000am-1100am MEZ B0.302
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Fourth-year Korean readings on special topics.  Specific offerings are listed in the Course Schedule.  Prerequisite: Korean 320L with a grade of at least C.

KOR S507 • First-Year Korean II

82430 • Summer 2013
Meets MTWTHF 1000am-1230pm CLA 0.106
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Not open to native speakers of Korean.  Continuation of Korean 506.  Korean 604 and 507 may not both be counted.  Prerequisite: Korean 506 with a grade of at least C.



KOR 507 • First-Year Korean II

32485 • Spring 2013
Meets MW 900am-1000am PAR 101
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This course is targeted for those who finished KOR506 or the equivalents with a grade of at least a C. The goal of this course is to expand the basics acquired in KOR 506 and achieve novice high level of proficiency in four basic skills: speaking, writing, listening and reading in modern Korean by the end of the semester.

KOR 612 • Accelerated Second-Year Korean

32495 • Spring 2013
Meets MWF 1100am-1200pm PAR 304
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This course is designed for students who can speak Korean but cannot read or write it, and improve their Korean within a short period of time. The goal of this course is to achieve advanced-intermediate level of proficiency in four skills of speaking, writing, listening and reading in modern Korean. Not open to native speakers of Korean and may not both be counted with KOR 412K or KOR 412L.

KOR 330 • Advanced Conversation

32510 • Spring 2013
Meets MWF 1000am-1100am PAR 201
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This course is designed for those who seek to gain the advanced level of proficiency in modern Korean. It will be primarily dedicated to enhancing conversation skills but advanced writing and listening skills will be also practiced throughout the semester.  

KOR 604 • Accelerated First-Year Korean

32405 • Fall 2012
Meets MWF 1100am-1200pm MEZ 2.118
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Designed for students who understand or speak but do not read or write Korean.  Not open to native speakers of Korean.  Korean 604 and 506 may not both be counted; Korean 604 and 507 may not both be counted.  Prerequisite: Results on the placement examination in Korean that indicate that the student is ineligible to receive credit for Korean 507.  If the student is eligible to receive credit by examination for Korean 506, this credit must not appear on the student's record.

KOR 506 • First-Year Korean I

32410 • Fall 2012
Meets MW 900am-1000am MEZ 1.102
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This course is targeted for beginners of Korean language. The goal of this course is to acquire the basics and achieve novice mid level of proficiency in four skills of speaking, writing, listening and reading in modern Korean by the end of the semester.

The course objectives are to achieve; a) understanding Korean Alphabet system,

b) proper performance of basic Korean greetings,

c) knowledge of basic Korean vocabulary,

d) knowledge of basic Korean grammar rules, and

e) understanding basics of Korean culture.

KOR 330 • Advanced Readings In Korean I

32430 • Fall 2012
Meets MWF 1000am-1100am MEZ 1.204
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Fourth-year Korean readings on special topics.  Specific offerings are listed in the Course Schedule.  Prerequisite: Korean 320L with a grade of at least C.

KOR S507 • First-Year Korean II

82570 • Summer 2012
Meets MTWTHF 1000am-1230pm MEZ 2.118
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This course is targeted for those who finished KOR506 or the equivalents with a grade of at least a C. The goal of this course is to expand the basics acquired in KOR506 and achieve novice high level of proficiency in four basic skills: speaking, writing, listening and reading in modern Korean by the end of the semester.

KOR 507 • First-Year Korean II

32425 • Spring 2012
Meets MW 900am-1000am PAR 304
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Not open to native speakers of Korean.  Continuation of Korean 506.  Korean 604 and 507 may not both be counted.  Prerequisite: Korean 506 with a grade of at least C.

KOR 612 • Accelerated Second-Year Korean

32435 • Spring 2012
Meets MWF 1100am-1200pm PAR 304
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Not open to native speakers of Korean.  Continuation of Korean 604.  Korean 612 and 412K may not both be counted; Korean 612 and 412L may not both be counted.  Prerequisite: Korean 604 with a grade of at least C.

KOR 330 • Advanced Conversation

32450 • Spring 2012
Meets MWF 1000am-1100am MEZ 1.122
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Fourth-year Korean readings on special topics.  Specific offerings are listed in the Course Schedule.  Prerequisite: Korean 320L with a grade of at least C.

KOR 604 • Accelerated First-Year Korean

32275 • Fall 2011
Meets MWF 1100am-1200pm MEZ 2.118
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Designed for students who understand or speak but do not read or write Korean.  Not open to native speakers of Korean.  Korean 604 and 506 may not both be counted; Korean 604 and 507 may not both be counted.  Prerequisite: Results on the placement examination in Korean that indicate that the student is ineligible to receive credit for Korean 507.  If the student is eligible to receive credit by examination for Korean 506, this credit must not appear on the student's record.

KOR 506 • First-Year Korean I

32280 • Fall 2011
Meets MW 900am-1000am MEZ 1.102
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Not open to native speakers of Korean.  Korean 604 and 506 may not both be counted.

KOR 330 • Advanced Readings In Korean I

32305 • Fall 2011
Meets MWF 1000am-1100am MEZ 1.204
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Fourth-year Korean readings on special topics.  Specific offerings are listed in the Course Schedule.  Prerequisite: Korean 320L with a grade of at least C.

KOR 507 • First-Year Korean II

32680 • Spring 2011
Meets TTH 930am-1100am WEL 4.224
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This course places an even emphasis on the reading, writing, listening and speaking of elementary level
modern Korean. Prerequisite: KOR 506 with a grade of C or better or placement credit for KOR 506.

Texts/Readings:
Hankuko Hwehwa , Korean Conversation 1 (Lessons 1-10)
Choo/O’ Grady, Handbook of Korean Vocabulary

KOR 412L • Second-Year Korean II

32695 • Spring 2011
Meets MW 1200pm-100pm MEZ 1.202
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Not open to native speakers of Korean.  Korean 612 and 412L may not both be counted.  Prerequisite: Korean 412K with a grade of at least C.

KOR 412L • Second-Year Korean II

32700 • Spring 2011
Meets MW 200pm-300pm MEZ 1.216
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This course will continue the emphasis on reading, writing, listening and speaking of intermediate level
modern Korean. Prerequisite:KOR 412K with a grade of C or better.

TEXTS:

Korea University, Hankuko 2 (Korean 2)
Hankuko Hwehwa 2 (Korean Conversation 2) (lessons 11-20 from each text).

KOR 330 • Advanced Conversation

32710 • Spring 2011
Meets MWF 1000am-1100am PAR 308
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This course is targeted for students who have acquired an intermediate level of reading comprehension
and oral proficiency, and wish to continue to improve speaking skills. Students are highly expected to
actively engage in discussions, debates, and personal speeches and presentations on cultural or current
issues.

TEXTS:

Integrated Korean Advanced I, University of Hawai'i Press
Selected authentic materials

GRADING:

Attendance and participation 30%
Homework and presentations 50%
Exams 20%

KOR 506 • First-Year Korean I

31510 • Fall 2010
Meets MW 900am-1000am MEZ 1.102
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This course is targeted for beginners of Korean language. The goal of this course is to acquire the basics and achieve intermediate beginner level of proficiency in four skills of speaking, writing, listening and reading in modern Korean.

TEXTS:

Required: Integrated Korean: Beginning 1 by Cho, Lee, Schultz, Sohn & Sohn, University of Hawaii Press

        (Textbook Website: http://www.hawaii.edu/uhpress/realaudio/klear/beg1/)

Recommended: Sounds of Korean: A Pronunciation Guide by Choo & O’Grady, University of Hawaii Press

             Handbook of Korean Vocabulary by Choo & O’Grady, University of Hawaii Press

 

Grading Policy

Quizzes / Dictation Exams                  20 %

Mid-term Exam (Written/Oral)                        20% (10/10)

Final Exam (Written/Oral)                                25 % (15/10)

Homework (8 times)                                        15 %

Attendance/Class Participation                        20 %

KOR 412K • Second-Year Korean I

31520 • Fall 2010
Meets MTWTH 1200pm-100pm WEL 3.402
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This course, as the first part of the second-year Korean, is designed for those who finished KOR 507, or the equivalents with a grade of at least C. The objective of this course is to expand the basics acquired in KOR 506 and 507 and equip students with the intermediate level of proficiency in all four communicative skills: speaking, listening, reading and writing in modern Korean.

 

Textbook *available at the University Co-Op

Y.Cho & H. Lee & C. Schulz & S. Sohn, 2001 Integrated Korean Intermediate I. Honolulu: University of Hawai’i Press.

 

Prerequisites: KOR 507 or the equivalents with a grade of at least C.

 

Grading Policy

Class attendance and participation:    20%

Quizzes:                                              30%

Mid-term exam (written):                   15%

Homework assignments:                    15%

Final exam (oral and written):            20% (5/15)

KOR 412K • Second-Year Korean I

31525 • Fall 2010
Meets MTWTH 200pm-300pm MEZ 1.122
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This course, as the first part of the second-year Korean, is designed for those who finished KOR 507, or the equivalents with a grade of at least C. The objective of this course is to expand the basics acquired in KOR 506 and 507 and equip students with the intermediate level of proficiency in all four communicative skills: speaking, listening, reading and writing in modern Korean.

 

Textbook *available at the University Co-Op

Y.Cho & H. Lee & C. Schulz & S. Sohn, 2001 Integrated Korean Intermediate I. Honolulu: University of Hawai’i Press.

 

Prerequisites: KOR 507 or the equivalents with a grade of at least C.

 

Grading Policy

Class attendance and participation:    20%

Quizzes:                                              30%

Mid-term exam (written):                   15%

Homework assignments:                    15%

Final exam (oral and written):            20% (5/15)

KOR 330 • Advanced Readings In Korean I

31535 • Fall 2010
Meets MWF 1000am-1100am MEZ 1.204
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This course is designed for those who seek to gain the advanced level of reading in modern Korean. It will be primarily devoted to reading and translation of the articles in the textbook. Authentic materials including newspaper articles, essays, poems, etc will be provided whenever these are necessary.   

 

Prerequisites: KOR 320L or the equivalents with a grade of at least C.

 

Textbook:

Ho-min Sohn & Heisoon Yang, 2004. Selected Readings in Korean. Honolulu: University of Hawai’i Press.

 

Grading Policy

Class attendance and participation:

20%

Vocabulary Quizzes:

20%

Mid-term exam (written) :

20%

Homework assignments:

20%

Final exam (written/oral presentation)

20%

 

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