Korean

Korean Course Enrolment Instructions 2015-2016

For your own registration process, please see the instructions specific to your student category. Please check this website again in the new year in order to confirm your enrolment procedures. The below procedures are subject to change.

SUMMER 2015 EAS110Y1Y ENROLMENT INSTRUCTIONS –

Only students with ABSOLUTELY no background may take EAS110Y1 in summer. Please enroll in or add yourself to the waitlist for the course on ROSI and submit the Summer Korean Interview Form after you have enrolled on ROSI and at least two weeks before the class begins (The form will be available when registration opens on April 7). Please consult your enrolment start times on or after April 1. The first class of the course is designated for interviews with the instructor. You must attend the first class of the course to confirm your registration. Please note that students are overqualified or who underrepresent their Korean proficiency will be withdrawn from the course by the instructor.

RETURNING STUDENTS –
ENROLMENT INSTRUCTIONS FOR FALL 2015 & WINTER 2016

Returning students who wish to take EAS110Y or EAS211Y:
In order to enrol in EAS110Y or EAS211Y in 2015-2016, you must attend the mandatory April interview. After your placement is confirmed by the Language Coordinator, please enroll on ROSI as soon as you are allowed to. The courses are P* courses with priorities for first-year students and EAS students. The courses are P* courses with priorities for first-year students and EAS students. First-year students and returning EAS students will be able to register during the priority enrolment period (July). Enrolment will open to other students in mid-August. Students who enroll on ROSI who have not already had an interview will be removed from the course. **Please be advised that having an interview does not guarantee your space in the course. There is a very high demand for Korean language courses and they fill up quickly with during the priority enrolment period. Returning students, especially those who are not in a priority enrolment category, are encouraged to take EAS110Y1Y in the summer. 

Returning students who wish to take EAS210Y, EAS212H, EAS310Y or EAS410Y:
Returning students who wish to enrol in an upper-year Korean course in 2015-2016, must either achieve the minimum grade in the prerequisite OR must attend the mandatory April interview and receive a placement in one of the courses.
EAS Majors/Specialists should enroll in the course, space permitting, or join the waitlist on ROSI.
Non-EAS Majors/Specialists should enroll through the department. The Korean Enrolment Form (will be available here on July 15) and is due on in mid-August (exact date TBA). Submit your form as soon as possible since enrolments will be processed according to the date/time the form was received online. You will be added to the course or the departmental waitlist for the course by the department (the date on which your enrolment will be processed will be posted here). Please ensure that there is a space available in your course load for the course. Failure to do so will jeopardize your placement in the course.

INCOMING STUDENTS –
ENROLMENT INSTRUCTIONS FOR FALL 2015 & WINTER 2016

Incoming students with ABSOLUTELY no background:
Please enroll in, or add yourself to the waitlist for, EAS110Y1Y or EAS211Y on ROSI as soon as possible AND register for and attend a mandatory interview in early September (in the week before classes begin). Submit the online Korean Interview Form by the designated date (see below).

Incoming students with background (informal or formal study of Korean):
You must attend a September interview during the week before classes. Please submit the online Korean Interview Form to register for an interview (see below). After the interview, the department will attempt to register you on ROSI or add you to the departmental waitlist. Please note that native speakers of Korean and some students with a prior linguistic background in Korean are not permitted to take Korean courses for credit. To find out if you are qualified for a course please read the program policy.

INTERVEW SCHEDULE 

April Interview Details
Returning students who wish to take a Korean language course in 2015-2016 but who do not have the prerequisite course must attend a placement interview on April 6, 2015. The form will be available here on February 2 at 9:30 am and must be submitted before March 25, 2015. Submit the form as soon as possible; enrolments for non-EAS Majors and Specialists in upper-year courses will be processed based on time of receipt of the online form. The department will post your interview time on this webpage two days before the interview. Alternative interview times are not available. The placements will be posted on this webpage after the interviews. Please note that placement in a course after an interview does not guarantee a spot in the course.

September Interview Details
The interviews will take place in the week before classes begin (exact date TBA) in room RL14229. Please submit the Korean Interview Form (due August 31) to register for an interview. The form will be available here on July 15. The department will send you an email two days before the date with your interview time.
If further assessment of your language ability is required after the interview, you will be asked by the Language Coordinator to take the Placement Test. The department will post your interview time on this webpage two days before the interview. Alternative interview times are not available. The placements will be posted on this webpage after the interviews. 

FULFILLING THE LANGUAGE REQUIREMENT BY PLACEMENT INTERVIEW
EAS Majors and Specialists: If you are competent or proficient in the Korean language already and wish to take Society-Culture courses to replace your language courses, you must register for a December, April or September interview (see the schedule above) to have your language level assessed. Alternative interview times are not available.

Korean Language Coordinator

Name: Prof. Kyoungrok Ko
Office: RL 14217
Email Address: kyoungrok.ko@utoronto.ca