The topic was “Working with original texts when teaching Korean”. Over 60 teachers of Korean and invited speakers from the leading Russian, Belorussian and Kazakh universities, as well as from Korea, participated in the Seminar.
The opening was held April 12-13, with Rector Ivakhnenko delivering the welcome speech. Among the guests and participants were Mr. Pak Ro-byug, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Korea in Russia, Mr. Mung Sun-hee, Director of Korea Foundation, Dr. Pavlenko and Dr. Zabotkina, Vice-rectors of RSUH, Dr. Smirnov, Director of the Institute of Oriental Cultures and Classics, and Dr. Kasatkina, Chairperson of the Union.
Discussed were methods of Korean language teaching, use of additional video and audio materials; the Seminar culminated in a decision to create cooperation between school teachers and university teachers.