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Skip to 0 minutes and 10 secondsHello everyone. Today I am at the King Sejong Institute. As you can tell from its name, the King Sejong Institute is named after the person who created Hangeul, King Sejong the Great. The King Sejong Institute teaches Korean, Hangeul, and Korean culture around the world. Do you see the world map on this wall? Currently there are King Sejong Institutes in Asia, Europe, Africa, Oceania, and the Americas. People interested in Korea and Korean language can learn Korean and Hangeul at the King Sejong Institute. There are a variety of reasons to be interested in Korea. Maybe you like K-pop, or want to travel, study or work in Korea. There are people around the world with different reasons for being interested in Korea.

Skip to 1 minute and 14 secondsThe King Sejong Institute reflects this global demand and operates to promote Korean language and culture. As you’ve taken this course, have you gained an interest in Korea, Hangeul or Korean culture? Currently there are over 50,000 people who are learning Korean at King Sejong Institutes around the world. All King Sejong Institutes provide the same education services, standardized curriculum and materials. You too can go to your nearest King Sejong Institute and receive a standardized education in Korean culture and language. Are you curious about where King Sejong Institutes are located?

Skip to 2 minutes and 4 secondsAs of 2019, there were 105 locations in 20 countries in Asia, 38 locations in 19 countries in Europe, 29 locations in 13 countries in the Americas, 4 locations in 2 countries in Oceania, and 4 locations in 4 countries in Africa. There may be a King Sejong Institute in your country, so please check it out. If there isn’t, or it’s too far away, you can also access the King Sejong Institute online.

Skip to 2 minutes and 28 secondsThe address is: www.sejonghakdang.org and it’s mobile accessible too. Are you curious about what you can find at the King Sejong Institute? The King Sejong Institute provides systematic Korean language instruction and trains professional Korean language teachers. If you are interested in Korean language and want to become a Korean teacher, you can find resources at the King Sejong Institute. There are also lessons on K-pop, Tae Kwon do, Korean movies and dramas for non-Korean to experience Korean culture. If you go to your nearest King Sejong Institute or visit the website, you can see experience a variety of Korean culture for yourself. Anyone can learn more about Korean language and culture at the King Sejong Institute.

Skip to 3 minutes and 39 secondsVisit the King Sejong Institute website if you are interested. This concludes today’s lesson. Thank you.

Introducing King Sejong Institute

Hello everyone. Today I am at the King Sejong Institute.

As you’ve taken this course, have you gained an interest in Korea, Hangeul or Korean culture?

All King Sejong Institutes provide the same education services, standardized curriculum and materials.


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세종학당(King Sejong Institute)

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The Korean Alphabet: An Introduction to Hangeul

Sungkyunkwan University (SKKU)