LANGUAGE | KOREAN
At KIS, students have the opportunity to study Korean from Reception to Year 6.
Korean as a Second Language course is offered for native Korean-speaking students. This class incorporates a well-balanced curriculum which mirrors the Korean education system.
Korean as a Foreign Language course is offered for non-native Korean-speaking students. Reception to Year 2 students learn Korean through a fun and interactive class once a week. Year 6 students have the option to take Korean as a Foreign Language four times a week.
Korean as a first and second language textbooks are primarily published by the Korean Education Department. Korean as a Foreign Language course materials are published by the National Institute of Korean Language and are selected to be relevant to the student’s background.
First and Second Korean language students are assessed by the student’s year, teacher observations and regular evaluations. Korean as a foreign language students are assessed by teacher observations and regular evaluations.