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Regular Course

Offline Course Overview

Regular Course

Offline Course Overview

1. Overview

The Regular Korean Program (RKP) is suitable for general learning and preparation for admission to Korean universities, as well as language improvement.

Campus Seoul
(Humanities & Social Sciences Campus)
(Natural Sciences Campus)
Feature Language learning for academic purpose and culture acquisition
Session Six sessions/year (Approx. 8 weeks/session)
Level Level 1 (Beginner) to Level 6 (Advanced)

9AM-2:50PM,  Monday thru Friday,  260 minutes/day,  Approx. 8 weeks

2. Program schedule

Program schedule
Year & Session Application Period Start End
2022 6 November 1 - 25 January 2, 2023 February 27, 2023
2023 1 January 2 - 27 March 2 April 25
2 March 6 - 31 April 27 June 22
3 May 1 - 26 Jun 26 August 18
4 July 3 - 28 August 29 October 27
5 September 4 - 29 October 31 December 22
6 November 3 - 30 January 2, 2024 February 27, 2024
  • 1) Only ones who successfully go through our screening process are eligible to enroll in our program. 
  • 2) Apply during the application period pertinent to your choosing session. Early application's unacceptable.
    3) Our application period can be closed earlier than the deadline because of capacity, classroom, or other reasons.  

3. Class size

1) The number of students in each class is limited to 10 to 15, for lecture quality.

2) Timetable

Class schedule
  Time Hours
Class01 09:00~10:05 AM 65min
Class02 10:15~11:20 AM 65min
Lunch break 11:20 AM~12:30 PM 70min
Class03 12:30~01:35 PM 65min
Class04 01:45~02:50 PM 65min

4. Level placement test and Orientation

  • 1) All new students are asked to take 2 tests: a pre-test AND a Level Placement Test. Pre-test is optional, a part of SLI Application form.
  • On the other hand, SLI level placement test, offered on the first day of a session, is mandatory for new students. A student’s level is finally decided upon a combination of those two scores. NO makeup test provided. 
  • 2) The orientation is held on the first day of a session.

5. Textbook

We proudly use "Sungkyun Korean (성균한국어)", authored and reviewed by SKKU faculty members and published by the school publishing team. Available at SKKU bookstore. Our textbook package for each level consists of 2 books:  1) Voca/Grammar and   2) Listening/Speaking/Reading/Writing. 

6. Field trip    

  • Students join cultural activities to have a hands-on cultural experience.      
  • 7. Academic preparation

    • Our students are able to sign up for the SLI's TOPIK Preparation class offered after regular class hour

8. Tutoring room

  • Need more help in learning Korean? Meet our instructors in the SLI tutoring room available after class hour.

9. Tuition and fees

Tuition and fee
  In-person Distance learning/Online Note
Tuition Fee 1,600,000 KRW 1,600,000 KRW Insurance fee and field trip cost included
Application Fee 60,000 KRW 60,000 KRW Non-refundable
Total 1,660,000 KRW 1,660,000 KRW  

10. Classroom learning expectations

1) Respect teachers & others with civility. Being a SLI student requires appropriate behaviors in classroom where people from different backgrounds join for learning. 

2) Focus on teacher’s instruction and keep communication open to others.

3) Do not unlawfully reproduce class materials. Any student who commits the reproduction including copying, bookbinding, PDF scanned, or taking a photoshoot shall not be able to participate in the class.

4) Students who conducting any of followings shall be suspended or expelled from the school. 

-Disruptive behaviors including cell phone use not involved in class, unpermitted recording of class, and resistant to class activity. 

- Inappropriate activity against learning purpose of visa  i.e. un-approved part-time job

- Belligerent, disruptive and threatening action or word, drugs, disruptive behaviors mentally or physically to others (monetary deal, bullying) 

- Any commitment against the Korean law




Last modified:  24 Oct 2022