Interactive weekly sessions to help you learn Korean effectively.
In light of COVID-19 situation in Malaysia, we have transitioned all onsite learners to virtual learning via uBitto Meetup. This is to ensure everyone’s safety and wellbeing.
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Learn Korean in Malaysia
uBitto x Penang Korean Class onsite learning is a weekly fun and interactive Korean learning session conducted at our language studio in Penang, Malaysia.
Unlike traditional classroom method which practises one-way teaching, Penang Korean Class practises the 4S (Sprout, Survival, Solid and Significant) approach in teaching language.
Lessons are designed to achieve milestones in life – be it to survive in a Korean society, succeed as an individual or have significant contribution to Korea.
01. Active Learning
Tell me and I forget.
Teach me and I remember.
Involve me and I learn.
Students learn more when they participate in the process of learning, whether it’s through discussion, practice, review, or teaching. We incoporate active learning strategies in every component of class design.
02. 4S Learning Approach
There is no need to start from beginner level. Take our quiz to see where you stand and join a suitable class directly!
SPROUT LEVEL 1/2/3
Duration: 12 months
Your language skill is equivalent to a 5 year old toddler in Korea! You can read, write and count in Korean. You can also form basic sentences and hold basic conversations in Korean confidently.
- Shopping in Korea
- Travelling in Korea
- Making Acquaintance in Korea
- Reading Korean Signs
SURVIVAL LEVEL 1/2/3/4
Duration: 22 months
Your language skill is equivalent to a 3rd year primary school student in Korea! You can use 5W1H in day-to-day conversation, able to talk about my abilities to do things and give reasons for my decisions.
- Running errands in Korea
- Making friends in Korea
- Reading simple documents
SOLID LEVEL 1/2/3/4
Duration: 26 weeks
Your language skill is equivalent to a 1st year high school student in Korea! You are able to understand and convey various expression such as attempts, purpose of visit or action, able to speak in formal and casual form, recommend, reassure, remind and make plans.
- Studying in Korea
- Attend a job interview in Korea
- Work part-time in Korea
- Work-study in Korea
SIGNIFICANT LEVEL 1/2/3
Duration: 32 months
Your language skill is equivalent to an ordinary adult in Korea! You are able to express your wishes, dreams or imagination, make decisions, announcements and formal suggestions. You are also able to talk about things that might have happened and express consequential actions.
- Working full-time in Korea
- Be a part of the functional Korean adult society
03. LEVS GRW [Levels Grow]
uBitto’s 7 Pillars of Language formula – LEVS GRW (Levels Grow) is the backbone of our lesson design as we know there is no one-size-fits-all when it comes to language learning.
With LEVS GRW, learners can identify which aspect of learning they excel in or needed improvement.
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✓ Weekly lessons through uBitto Meetup
✓ Practice quizzes and assignments marking
✓ Full time support
✓ Private community access
Enrolment Process will be attended in 1 business day.
Playback Access Only
For the independent learners who opt to follow the lessons at anytime of the day by watching playback recordings of the class. Assignments will also be marked.
✓ Class recording access
✓ Assignments marking
✓ Private community access
The onsite class is conducted at The Promenade, 5-17-2, Persiaran Mahsuri, 11950 Bayan Baru, Pulau Pinang. Due to COVID-19, all onsite classes have been converted to virtual class until further announcement.
Language used in class is Korean and English only.
For effective learning and for everyone to receive sufficient amount of attention, this class will be in a private group only, therefore seats are available in first come first basis and limited. Usually we have about 15 students in a class, not exceeding 18.
Each lesson is 90-minutes (1.5hours) but be prepared that the lesson at times goes beyond the duration depending on the scope of the day.
There will be no replacement class for individual request. However, replacement can be arranged should there be a group request for such reschedule of lesson.
If you missed a lesson, don’t worry. There are many learning alternatives such as class video recording playback or live online streaming which will be provided to help students to catch-up on the lessons they missed.
The class will continue to higher level as long there is minimum students per class.
Depending on your learning purpose, you may continue as long as you would like to. Kindly refer to our Achievement Table.
– Sprout Level (1) 24 classes (~6 months)
– Survive Level (1) 24 classes (~6 months)
– Solid Level (1) 24 classes (~12 months)
– Significant Level (1) 24 classes (~12 months)
Good news! No official test but there will be small test/pop quiz to gauge students’ understanding and level from time to time. This also serve as checkpoint to get to know about students’ comfortability to proceed further.
There will be no official certificate issued by instructor. The only certificate recognised by Korea/worldwide is to take the International Proficiency Test for Korean Language (TOPIK exam).
You can use this certificate to apply for jobs or for education purposes. This is an external exam conducted twice a year in Malaysia, usually in April or October at Kuala Lumpur.
There will be additional prep classes to students who are keen to sit for the exam as the TOPIK exam gets nearer. TOPIK exam and enrolments charges is to be borne by student. We can help to furnish info and registration.