K-Study Hangeul: Learn Korean alphabet, hangul
Learning hangeul is the first step to learn Korean. If you want to learn Korean, the first thing you have to do is to learn Korean alphabet, hangeul. It is easy! One day could be enough if you spend enough time. The letters themselves work as phonetic symbols – they sound almost the same as the pronunciation of Korean language.
This video course teaches non-Korean native speakers letters of Korean and their sounds. The instructor kindly teaches step by step how to pronounce each letter, how to combine them and how to read Korean syllables and words and sentences. With he workbook accompanied with each lecture, students can practice reading and writing by themselves.
- The instructor: Dorothy Nam
- Langauge: English
- Number of lessons: 9
Lesson 1. Introduction: Hangeul was invented!
Lesson 2. How was hangeul created?
Lesson 3. How vowels and consonants are combined and pronounced?
10 vowels (ㅏ ㅑ ㅓ ㅕ ㅗ ㅛ ㅜ ㅠ ㅡ ㅣ) and 5 basic consonants (ㄱ ㄴ ㅁ ㅅ ㅇ)
Lesson 4. Reading words of 10 vowels and 5 consonants
Lesson 5. Learning consonants ㄷ ㄹ ㅂ ㅈ ㅋ ㅌ ㅍ ㅊ ㅎ Combining with 10 vowels
Lesson 6. Reading & writing Korean words 2
Lesson 7. Combined vowels ㅔ ㅐ ㅖ ㅒㅘ ㅙ ㅚ ㅢ ㅝ ㅞ ㅟ
Lesson 8. Double consonants & final consonants 받침
Lesson 9. . final consonants 받침 2 and Reading sentences
Final consonants ㄱ ㅋ ㄲ ㅂ ㅍ ㅅ ㅈ ㅊ ㄷ ㅌ ㅎ ㅆ & Combined final consonants
Workbook: Hangeul Workbook 한글워크북 by K-Study (pdf)
instructor: Dorothy Nam
Dorothy Nam studied Media and Communication at Dongkuk University. She has experience teaching English to Korean students.
She learned her English at early age when she lived in Cambridge, England and Vancouver, Canada later. During Yeosu EXPO, she worked as English interpreter. She also worked at Pyeonchang Winter Olympics for media companies.
She is currently working in a Tourist industry for her career.