Asian and Near Eastern Languages

Classical Korean (Hanmun)

Classical Korean (Hanmun)
Reading of premodern, documentary Sino-Korean texts, including genealogy records and the Chosŏn Dynasty Annals.
 Hours3.0 Credit, 4.0 Lecture, 0.0 Lab
 PrerequisitesKOREA 321; or CHIN 441
 ProgramsContaining KOREA 441
Course Outcomes: 

Korea 441: Classical Korean (Hanmun)

Read Sinographs in Context: Students will develop the ability to recognize and read Sinographs (Chinese characters) in context.

Navigate Through Reference Works: Students will learn to navigate through several kinds of reference works and other Korean language resources.

Read College-level Texts and Essays: Students will develop skills in reading college-level texts and scholarly essays in Korean.

Translate into English with Fidelity: Students will learn to translate in a way that both maintains fidelity to the original text and results in natural, quality English in the final revision.