Course Details and Schedule

Korean language courses at ezSAM Korean Language Centre comprises numerous levels from Basic, Pre-Intermediate, Intermediate, Pre-Advanced and Advanced levels. The courses are designed to achieve a good balance between building up your conversational skills, and training you to read and write competently. The course also correspond to the TOPIK tests so that you know if you are ready to take the tests.

Structure, Fees and Materials by Course/Level

Levels: 1 – 4

Frequency: One session per week, 2 hours per session

Duration: 8 weeks

Course Fee: $300 per level

Material costs: $30 textbook / $20 workbook

Textbook & workbook: SNU 1A (Levels 1-2) / SNU 1B (Levels 3-4)

Lesson plans: ezSAM Korean Basic 1 | ezSAM Korean Basic 2 | ezSAM Korean Basic 3 | ezSAM Korean Basic 4

Note: Completion of Basic Level 4 should prepare you well for TOPIK 1 (Level 1). 

Levels: 1 – 4

Frequency: One session per week, 2 hours per session

Duration: 8 weeks for Levels 1 & 3 (10 weeks for Levels 2 & 4)

Course Fee: $300 per level for Levels 1 & 3 ($380 per level for Levels 2 & 4)

Material costs: $30 textbook / $20 workbook

Textbook & workbook: SNU 2A (Levels 1-2) / SNU 2B (Levels 3-4)

Lesson plans: ezSAM Korean Pre-Intermediate 1 | ezSAM Korean Pre-Intermediate 2 | ezSAM Korean Pre-Intermediate 3 | ezSAM Korean Pre-Intermediate 4

Note: Completion of Pre-Intermediate Level 4 should prepare you well for TOPIK 1 (Level 2). 

Levels: 1 – 4

Frequency: One session per week, 2 hours per session

Duration: 10 weeks for Levels 1, 2, 3 & 4

Course Fee: $380 per level

Material costs: $30 textbook / $20 workbook

Textbook & workbook: SNU 3A (Levels 1-2) / SNU 3B (Levels 3-4)

Note: Completion of Intermediate Level 4 should prepare you well for TOPIK 2 (Level 3). 

Levels: 1 – 4

Frequency: One session per week, 2 hours per session

Duration: 10 weeks for Levels 1, 2, 3 & 4

Course Fee: $380 per level

Material costs: $30 textbook / $20 workbook

Textbook & workbook: SNU 4A (Levels 1-2) / SNU 4B (Levels 3-4)

Note: Completion of Pre-Advanced Level 4 should prepare you well for TOPIK 2 (Level 4). 

Levels: 1 – 4

Frequency: One session per week, 2 hours per session

Duration: 8 weeks (10 weeks for Level 4 )

Course Fee: $300 per level ($380 for Level 4)

Material costs: $30 textbook / $20 workbook

Textbook & workbook: SNU 5A (Levels 1-2) / SNU 5B (Levels 3-4)

Note: Completion of Advanced Level 4 should prepare you well for TOPIK 2 (Level 5). 

SNU: Seoul National University

Schedule for Korean Lessons (by Course Level)

Trial Lesson

Free Trial LessonDate
Trial Lesson (Beginner)

Register here

(If you have studied before,
please send us an email for alternative free trial arrangements.)
7th Dec 2019
Sat 5:30-6:30PM

5th Jan 2020
Sun 12-1PM

19th Jan 2020
Sun 12-1PM

2nd Feb 2020
Sun 12-1PM

16th Feb 2020
Sun 12-1PM

1st Mar 2020
Sun 12-1PM

22nd Mar 2020
Sun 12-1PM

5th Apr 2020
Sun 12-1PM

19th Apr 2020
Sun 12-1PM

3rd May 2020
Sun 12-1PM

24th May 2020
Sun 12-1PM

7th Jun 2020
Sun 12-1PM

21st Jun 2020
Sun 12-1PM

Basic Levels

BasicStart dateDuration
Level 1
($300)
9 Jan 7:30-9:30PM

12 Jan 10:30AM-12:30PM
8 x Thu

8 x Sun

Level 2
($300)
1 Dec 12PM-2PM

4 Dec 7:30-9:30PM

8 x Sun

8 x Wed
Level 3
($300)
23 Feb 1-3PM

26 Feb 7:30-9:30PM
8 x Sun

8 x Wed
Level 4
($300)
14 Dec 1PM-3PM8 x Sat

Pre-Intermediate Levels

Pre-InterStart dateDuration
Level 1
($300)
13 Oct 10:30AM-12:30PM

26 Dec 7:30-9:30PM
8 x Sun

8 x Thu
Level 2
($380)
19 Oct 10:30AM-12:30PM

15 Dec 10:30AM-12:30PM
8 x Sat

8 x Sun
Level 3
($300)
17 Sep 7:30-9:30PM10 x Tue
Level 4
($380)
11 Nov 7:30-9:30PM10 x Mon

Intermediate Levels

InterStart dateFrequency
Level 1
($380)
28 Oct 7:30-9:30PM10 x Mon
Level 2
($380)
18 Oct 7:30-9:30PM10 x Fri
Level 3
($380)
TBC Oct 7:30-9:30PM

TBC Nov 7:30-9:30PM

TBC Dec 7:30-9:30PM
10 x Fri

10 x Fri

10 x Fri

Pre-Advanced Levels

Pre-AdvStart dateDuration
Level 1
($380)
2 Nov 1:00-3:00PM10 x Mon
Level 2
($380)
TBC10 x Lesson
Level 3
($380)
TBC10 x Lesson
Level 4
($380)
31 Jul 7:30-9:30PM10 x Wed

Advanced Levels

AdvanceStart dateDuration
Level 1
($380)
TBC8 x Lesson
Level 2
($380)
TBC8 x Lesson
Level 3
($380)
20 Jul 1-3PM8 x Sat
Level 4
($300)
TBC Sep 7:30-9:30PM

TBC Oct 7:30-9:30PM

TBC Nov 7:30-9:30PM

TBC Dec 7:30-9:30PM
8 x Tue

8 x Tue

8 x Tue

8 x Tue

Kids Korean (5-9 years old)

KidsStart dateDuration
Basic Korean
($340)
13 Jul 3:30-5PM6 x Sat
Basic Korean
($340)
4 Aug 1:30-3PM6 x Sun
Basic Korean
($340)
24 Aug 3:30-5PM6 x Sat

Daytime Everyday Lessons

DaytimeStart dateDuration
Basic 126 September
8 x Thurs
10:00am-12:00pm

Korean Thru K-pop K-drama

LessonStart dateDurationFee
Korean Thru K-pop & K-drama16 Nov 7:30-9:30pm4 x Every Fri
$149

3 Basic classes available. Students can choose to start on any week above. 

Intensive

IntensiveStart date / timeDuration
Intensive Basic Class 1
8 lessons
($300 excluding book and registration fee)
4 Nov – 15 Nov
(3pm – 5pm)
Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri (2 hrs)
Intensive Basic Class 2
8 lessons
($300 excluding book and registration fee)
18 Nov – 29 Nov
(3pm – 5pm)
Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri (2 hrs)
Intensive Basic Class 3
8 lessons
($300 excluding book and registration fee)
2 Dec – 13 Dec
(3pm – 5pm)
Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri (2 hrs)
Intensive Basic Class 4
8 lessons
($300 excluding book and registration fee)
16 Dec – 27 Dec
(3pm – 5pm)
Mon, Tue, Thu, Fri (2 hrs)

Course Completion / Certificate

At the end of the course, a proficiency test (optional) will be conducted.

A certificate of completion will also be awarded to students who have successfully completed the course, subject to attaining the requisite attendance.