Class in session, Ms. Kyung Eun Seo explained the different ways of speaking in Korean.
KUCHING: Korean graduate, Kyung Eun Seo, came back to SEGi College Sarawak to share her culture and values by conducting a short Korean language class session for SEGi College Sarawak’s students.
Kyung Eun Seo, a past student of SEGi who is currently studying both Bachelor of English Literature and Bachelor of Western Art at Hansung University in South Korea, spent her semester break back in Kuching Sarawak so she could reconnect with her friends and lecturers, and at the same time teach the basics of Korean language as an appreciation to SEGi students.
“When I first came to SEGi College Sarawak, I fell in love with the different cultures and friendly people here; however, my time studying here was too short and not long enough for me to enjoy this great environment. Therefore, I decided to spend semester break back here and at the same time share my knowledge of Korean language to my friends in SEGi College Sarawak”, said Seo.
When asked why she choose to teach Korean in SEGi College Sarawak, Seo answered that most of her friends in SEGi College Sarawak were interested to learn basic Korean, and since she is a native speaker, she used the visit as an opportunity to teach her friends the basics of the language.
Seo is passionate about teaching and her goal in life is to teach art to international students. By teaching Korean language she felt that her dream as teacher has been fulfilled a little and she hopes to come back to SEGi College Sarawak again.
Ms. Kyung Eun Seo enjoyed
the opportunity to return
to SEGi Sarawak and
hone her teaching skills.
According to Madam Elina Tiu, the Principal of SEGi College Sarawak, it is beneficial for students to be exposed to different cultures and perspectives. As such, the College encourages students to learn new things and expose themselves to new experiences, which is one of the privileges that SEGi College Sarawak students can enjoy during their studies.
“Having Ms. Seo here to teach Korean language provided the opportunity for students to experience a different culture while learning a new language”, said Tiu.
“Although Ms. Seo studied in SEGi College Sarawak for short Intensive English course, we are proud to have her as our SEGi Alumni and appreciate her contribution to us”, added Tiu.
“We always encourage activities that beneficial to our students and ensure they are relevant to studies. For anyone who is interested to be part of our vibrant community, we have variety of courses such as Multimedia, Business, Accounting, Marketing, Law and more for you to choose”, Tiu further elaborated.
Students who register with SEGi College Sarawak are eligible to apply for financial assistance packages provided such as study loans. For those high achievers in SPM and STPM, there is also the opportunity to receive a scholarship.