KOREA 441

Classical Korean (Hanmun)

Course Description

Reading of premodern, documentary Sino-Korean texts, including genealogy records and the Chosŏn Dynasty Annals.

When Taught

Fall

Min

3

Fixed

3

Fixed

4

Fixed

0

Title

Korea 441: Classical Korean (Hanmun)

Learning Outcome

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.