[CANCELLED] Korean for TeensVIEW EVENT DETAILS
UPDATE (January 9, 2022) - This class has been canceled. We invite you to explore our other upcoming teen programs.
Asia Society Texas, in partnership with the Houston Korean Education Center, is pleased to offer a Korean for Teens class for youth ages 13-17 who would like to learn the Korean language at a beginner level.
Asia Society at Home
Over the course of 10 weeks, students will experience a fun and engaging way to learn more about Korean culture and language. The online course will meet weekly over Zoom and offer instruction in in Korean language practice while also exploring different aspects of contemporary and traditional Korean culture, including music, dramas, literature, art, food, and history.
The Club offers a nurturing space for students to come together, while sparking excitement for further engagement with Korean language and culture.
The course does not require any prior knowledge of Korean to participate.
About the Instructor
Jihyun Kim was born in Seoul, South Korea. She graduated with a Bachelor of Music as the Valedictorian and then earned a master's degree in composition from Seoul National University. She also graduated with a Master of Music from the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music. She is currently pursuing a Doctor of Music at Rice University. She is experienced in teaching Korean language and music to all ages.
Education and Outreach programs at Asia Society Texas are presented by Wells Fargo. Generous funding also provided by Margie and Joe Blommaert, Cathay Bank Foundation, Chevron, the George and Mary Josephine Hamman Foundation, and H-E-B. Additional support is provided by Friends of Asia Society Texas, a dedicated group of individuals and organizations committed to bringing the best in exhibitions and public programming to Houston.
Presenting Program Partners
About Asia Society at Home
We are dedicated to continuing our mission of building cross-cultural understanding and uplifting human connectivity. Using digital tools, we bring you content for all ages and conversations that matter, in order to spark curiosity about Asia and to foster empathy.
About Asia Society Texas
Asia Society Texas believes in the strength and beauty of diverse perspectives and people. As an educational institution, we advance cultural exchange by celebrating the vibrant diversity of Asia, inspiring empathy, and fostering a better understanding of our interconnected world. Spanning the fields of arts, business, culture, education, and policy, our programming is rooted in the educational and cultural development of our community — trusting in the power of art, dialogue, and ideas to combat bias and build a more inclusive society.
1370 Southmore Blvd
Houston, TX, 77004
For event details visit https://asiasociety.org/texas/events/cancelled-korean-teens 1370 Southmore Blvd Houston, TX, 77004