Learning Korean at LSI

LSI offers a wide variety of language courses at all levels. Here is an overview of our courses, for more information about a certain course, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Introductory Courses

The five-day course Korean Compact is aimed at people who want to gain a solid insight into the Korean language and culture in a very short time.

Basic Courses

Korean 1 and Korean 1 online (15 weeks) are Korean language courses for beginners with little or no previous knowledge. The courses offer basic phrases in simple and everyday standard situations including introducing yourself, ordering something to eat and drink, buying snacks in the convenience store and arranging a date. At the end of the courses, you will have an elementary insight into Korean culture and the peculiarities of Korean English.
Korean 2 is a Korean language course for beginners with good previous knowledge. At the end of the course, you will be able to communicate appropriately in standard situations at work and in everyday life, and you will have gained an insight into the Korean working day both linguistically and culturally.  

Continuation Courses

Korean 3 is a Korean language course for advanced beginners. The texts and dialogues are as authentic as possible, the length and complexity offer a good preparation for the colloquial and standard language realities in Korea. At the end of the course, you will be able to communicate and act appropriately in all essential standard situations at work and in the everyday life of an expat in Korea.  
Korean 4 is an advanced Korean language course. The texts and dialogues are authentic, length and complexity offer a good preparation for the colloquial and standard language realities on site. At the end of the course you will be able to communicate and act appropriately in all essential standard situations in the workplace and in the everyday life of an expat in Korea. In addition, you will be able to have your say on current topics and understand the corresponding reporting.

Intensive Korean - Basic and Advanced Level Online

LSI.Online, the perfect complement to the textbook Korean Intensive Basic and Advanced Level. Supplement your work with the textbook Korean Intensive Basic and Advanced Level with work on the online platform LSI.Online!

Korean for Pupils

The Korean Pop-up Course is designed for pupils (Year 9 onwards) who would like to get a first insight into Korean and are looking for a course during the school holidays.

Your contact person for questions regarding the content of the Korean language courses


Dorothea Hoppmann, M.A.
Course Leader for Korean

T. +49 234 6874-306
dorothea.hoppmann[at]lsi-bochum.de

All contact persons

We offer

  • Intensive all-day courses (in LSI or in the virtual classroom)
  • Evening courses (virtual classroom)
  • Autonomous learning (online)
  • Intercultural training
  • Small learning groups
  • Private lessons
  • Courses: all year round
  • Self developed teaching material
  • Own institute library
  • Guest rooms in the building