Seong-Chul Shin

Senior Lecturer

Dr Seong-Chul Shin is an applied linguist and language educator at the School of Humanities and Languages, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences at UNSW.  He has a PhD in Linguistics from UNSW, a Master of Applied Linguistics from Macquarie University, Sydney and a Master of Education in Korean as a Foreign Language from Yonsei University in Seoul.  His research areas include error analysis and teaching methodology in L2 Korean; curriculum issues in Korean at both secondary and tertiary levels; sociolinguistic issues with reference to Korean L2 situations. He has completed a number of research projects funded by the government agencies (e.g. The Current State of Korean Language Education in Australian Schools", Melbourne: Education Services Australia, 2010) and UNSW Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences. His recent research books include Korean Heritage Language Maintenance, Learning and Development: Australian Practices and Perspectives (ed.) (Seoul: Sotong Publishing, 2019), Korean Language Education: Australian Practices and Perspectives (Seoul: Sotong Publishing, 2018) and Understanding L2 Korean Learner Errors: Descripton, Explanation and Implications (Seoul: Sotong Publishing, 2017). He is currently undertaking another monograph project on language maintenance and and cultural identity of children from bicultural families. 

Publications

Books
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Shin S-C, 2018, Korean Language Education: Australian Practices and Perspectives, first published in 2018, Sotong Publishing, Seoul, https://www.seoulselection.com/bookstore/default/product_view.php?part_idx=&goods_data=aWR4PTEwNTg2JnN0YXJ0UGFnZT0wJmxpc3RObz0yJnRhYmxlPWNzX2dvb2RzJnBhcnRfaWR4PTI3OSZzZWFyY2hfaXRlbT0=%7C%7C
2018
Shin S-C, 2017, Understanding L2 Korean Learner Errors: Description, Explanation and Implications, Sotong Publishing Co, Seoul, South Korea, http://blog.daum.net/_blog/ArticleCateList.do?blogid=0Ess4&btype=6&CATEGORYID=691169&navi=6&scroll=no&totalcnt=3%20%20http://www.aladin.co.kr/shop/wproduct.aspx?ItemId=115189582%20%20http://www.kyobob
2017
Shin S; Baik GY, 2003, Pocket Korean Dictionary, 1, Periplus Editions, Singapore, https://peripluspublishinggroup.com/periplus/shopping/search2.php?name=pocket+Korean+dictionary&search=name&pag=0&button=GO
2003
Shin S, 1995, Korean for Secondary Schools Book I, Original, NSW Board of Studies, Sydney
1995
Book Chapters
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Shin S, 2002, 'Korean in Australian Schools: Success or Failure', in Ahn HD; Kim N (ed.), Selected Papers from the Twelfth International Conference on Korean Linguistics, edn. Original, Gyeong-Jin Publishing Co., Seoul, Korea, pp. 423 - 441
2002
Shin S, 1998, 'Some restrictions on word relationships in Korean', in Perspectives on Korea, edn. Original, Wild Peony Pty Ltd, Sydney, pp. 402 - 410
1998
Chang HJ; Shin S-C; Lee S-O, 1998, 'Ancillary cultural materials for teaching Korean as a foreign language', in Chang H; Shin S-C; Lee S-O (ed.), Ancillary cultural materials for teaching Korean as a foreign language, edn. pilot, National Korean Studies Centre, Melbourne, pp. 1 - 55
1998
Conference Papers
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Shin SC, 2011, 'Cross-cultural factors affecting Korean students' study at Australian universities', in Korean Studies in Shift: Proceedings of the 2010 Pacific Asian Conference on Korean Studies, School of Asian Studies & New Zealand Asia Institute, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand, pp. 113 - 141, presented at 2010 Pacific Asia Conference on Korean Studies, University of Auckland, Auckland NZ, 24 November 2010 - 26 November 2010, http://docs.business.auckland.ac.nz/Doc/Korean-Studies-in-Shift-Combined.pdf
2011
Shin S, 2006, 'Australasian Strategies for an Advancement of Korean Language Education', in 1st International Conference for Korean Language Educational Organisations and Local Representatives (IAKLE), Korea Foundation and IAKLE, Seoul, Korea, presented at 1st International Conference for Korean Language Educational Organisations and Local Representatives (IAKLE), Seoul, South Korea, 04 December 2006 - 05 December 2006
2006
Shin S, 2002, 'Korean in NSW: Is it Sinking? or Diving?', in Shin G-H; Suh CS (ed.), The Future of Korean Language Education in Australia: An Ecological Perspective, KAREC, Sydney, pp. 24 - 30, presented at The Future of Korean Language Education in Australia: An Ecological Perspective, University of New South Wales, 26 September 2002 - 28 September 2002
2002
Shin S, 2001, '`Error analysis in Korean as a foreign language: Orthographic errors`', in Asia-Pacific Applied Linguistics: the Next 25 years, Asia-Pacific Applied Linguistics: the Next 25 years. Applied Linguistics Association of Australia, University of Canberra, Canberra, presented at Asia-Pacific Applied Linguistics: the Next 25 years. Applied Linguistics Association of Australia, University of Canberra, Canberra, 06 July 2001 - 08 June 2001
2001
Journal articles
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Shin S-C; Jung SJ, 2018, 'Language Maintenance and Shift in the Korean Community in Australia - A Statistical Analysis Based on the Latest Census', Language Facts and Perspectives, vol. 45, pp. 251 - 279, http://dx.doi.org/10.20988/Ifp.2018.45..251
2018
Shin S-C, 2018, 'Parental Attitudes towards Heritage Language Resources in the Australian Korean Community', International Journal of Korean Language Education, vol. 4, pp. 187 - 218
2018
Alsahafi N; Shin SC, 2017, 'Factors Affecting the Academic and Cultural Adjustment of Saudi International Students in Australian Universities', Journal of International Students, vol. 7, pp. 53 - 72, http://jistudents.org/
2017
Shin SC, 2016, 'Korean Language Education in Australian Schools and Universities: Current State, Issues and Challenges.', Journal of Korean Language Education, vol. 27, pp. 57 - 102, http://www.iakle.com/contents/bbs/bbs_content.html?bbs_cls_cd=002003002
2016
Shin SC; Laranjo R, 2016, 'Patterns of Errors in Compositions of Korean Learners of Filipino Language', The Southeast Asian Review, vol. 26, pp. 365 - 404, http://dx.doi.org/10.21652/kaseas.26.4.201611.365
2016
Shin SC; KO S; Rue YJ, 2016, 'Heritage language learning: A needs analysis study on Korean-Australian tertiary students', Journal of Korean Language Education, vol. 27, pp. 111 - 155, http://dx.doi.org/10.18209/iakle.2016.27.1.111
2016
Joo A; Shin SC, 2016, 'Characteristic Features of English-L1 KHL Learner Orthographic Errors', Journal of Korean Language Education, vol. 27, pp. 1 - 36, http://dx.doi.org/10.18209/iakle.2016.27..1
2016
Shin SC; Jung SJ, 2016, 'Language shift and maintenance in the Korean community in Australia', International Journal of Korean Language Education, vol. 2, pp. 223 - 258, http://ifkorean.or.kr/bbs/zboard.php?id=data
2016
Shin SC, 2016, 'English L1-Korean L2 learners’ cognitive knowledge and difficulty of grammatical error items', Language Facts and Perspectives, vol. 37, pp. 173 - 201, https://ilis.yonsei.ac.kr/subbbs/sub.php?grid=g6&top_id=g6_b11&skin=basic2&id=1&view=
2016
Shin S; Joo A, 2015, 'Lexical errors in Korean-Australian heritage learners' compositions', Journal of Korean Language Education, vol. 26, pp. 129 - 162, http://www.iakle.com/contents/bbs/bbs_content.html?bbs_cls_cd=002003002
2015
Shin S; Kang SH, 2015, 'English L1-Korean L2 Learners' Grammatical Knowledge on High Frequency Grammatical Error Items', Journal of Korean Language Education, vol. 26, pp. 59 - 99, http://www.iakle.com/contents/bbs/bbs_content.html?bbs_cls_cd=002003002
2015
Shin S; Jung, SJ, 2015, 'A Critical Look at Research on Heritage Language Development and Maintenance of Korean - With a particular reference to the Australian context', Teaching Korean as a Foreign Language, vol. 43, pp. 97 - 134, http://ysitkli.yonsei.ac.kr/journal/journal.asp
2015
Shin S, 2014, 'KFL Students' Perceptions of Assessment, Feedback and Categories', Journal of Korean Language Education, vol. 25, pp. 51 - 75, http://www.iakle.com/contents/bbs/bbs_content.html?bbs_cls_cd=002003002
2014
Shin SC, 2014, 'Focused Instructional Strategies in Remedial Teaching on L2 Korean Errors: A Methodological Proposition', Language Facts and Perspectives, vol. 33, pp. 219 - 245, http://ilis.yonsei.ac.kr/
2014
Shin SC; Wilke B, 2014, 'Lost in Translation: Erroneous Use of Australian Professional Terms in Public Korean Texts', International Review of Korean Studies, vol. 11, pp. 1 - 43, http://www.kri.unsw.edu.au/IROKS/VOL%2011/IROKSVOL11.htm
2014
Shin SC, 2013, 'Remedial Teaching on L2 Korean Errors: A Procedural Strategy and Students' Perceptions', Journal of Korean Language Education, vol. 24, pp. 127 - 154, http://www.iakle.com/
2013
Shin SC, 2012, 'KSL Learners' Perceptions on Text Types: Understanding, Preferences and Necessity', Journal of Korean Language Education, vol. 23, pp. 471 - 493, http://www.iakle.com/contents/bbs/bbs_content.html?bbs_cls_cd=002003001
2012
Shin SC, 2012, 'Linking Australian Secondary Schools with Tertiary Language Programs: Current Practices and Feasibility for Korean', Teaching Korean as a Foreign Language, vol. 37, pp. 195 - 222, http://www.yskli.com/languages/korean/kli_about_haksul.htm
2012
Shin SC, 2011, 'Exploring the Linkage between Korean Language and Korean Studies Education: An Australian experience', Teaching Korean as a Foreign Language, vol. 36, pp. 113 - 137, http://www.yskli.com/languages/korean/kli_about_haksul.htm
2011
Shin S, 2010, 'Grammatical Errors in Chinese KFL Learners' Compositions and Teaching Implications', Teaching Korean as a Foreign Language, vol. 35, pp. 75 - 100, http://www.yskli.com/languages/korean/kli_about_haksul.htm
2010
Shin S, 2010, 'Strategic Direction and Tasks for the Global Expansion of Korean Language Education', Journal of the International Network for Korean Language and Culture, vol. 7, pp. 93 - 119, http://www.ink.or.kr/c03.htm
2010
Shin S, 2009, 'Students Motivation Learning Experiences and Learning-Style Preferences: A Survey on Australian College Students of Korean', The Language and Culture, vol. 5, pp. 289 - 319, http://www.klaces.or.kr/
2009
Shin S, 2009, 'Language Instructors' Use of Learners' L1 and L2 in Classroom: Perceptions by Students and', Journal of Korean Language Education, vol. Vol. 24, pp. 165 - 195, http://korinst.snu.ac.kr/09_data/article.php?id=169&bid=0&page=#
2009
Shin S, 2009, 'Korean Language in Australian Schools: Current State, Issues and Strategies', Teaching Korean as a Foreign Language, vol. Vol. 34, pp. 175 - 225, http://www.yskli.com/languages/korean/kli_about_haksul.htm
2009
Shin S, 2008, 'How to Advance Korean programs in Australian Schools', Korea Focus, vol. Dec. 2008, pp. 1 - 5, http://www.koreafocus.or.kr/design2/essays/view.asp?volume_id=79&content_id=102281&category=G
2008
Shin S, 2008, 'Locative Substitution Errors by English L1-KFL Learners', The Language and Culture, vol. 4, pp. 23 - 44, http://www.klaces.or.kr/
2008
Shin S, 2008, 'Language Use and Maintenance in Korean Migrant Children in Sydney', Teaching Korean as a Foreign Language, vol. 33, pp. 139 - 167
2008
Shin S, 2007, 'Types and Patterns of English L1 Students` Misspellings in Korean', Journal of Korean Language Education, vol. 18, pp. 99 - 122, http://www.iakle.com/contents/bbs/bbs_list.html?bbs_cls_cd=001003002
2007
Shin S, 2007, 'Lexical errors caused by semantic similarity in Korean', Teaching Korean as a Foreign Language, vol. 32, pp. 141 - 170, http://www.yskli.com/languages/korean/kli_about_haksul.htm
2007
Shin S, 2006, 'Acceptability of some Korean lexical items judged by Korean L1 and L2 speakers', Teaching Korean as a Foreign Language, vol. 31, pp. 153 - 171, http://www.yskli.com/languages/korean/kli_about_haksul.htm
2006
Shin S, 2006, 'Substitution Errors by English L1-KFL Learners: Nominative-by-Accusative', International Review of Korean Studies, vol. 3, pp. 59 - 90, http://www.karec.unsw.edu.au/IROKS/VOL3/IROKSVolume3.htm
2006
Shin S, 2002, 'Australian Students` lexical errors in Korean: Type, Frequency and Cause', Journal of Korean Language Education, vol. 13, pp. 307 - 338, http://www.iakle.com/contents/bbs/bbs_list.html?bbs_cls_cd=001003002&bbs_type=B&pageaction=GOTO&pagemove=GOTO&pageno=2
2002
Shin S; Baik G, 2002, 'Learning to teach: Needs Analysis for a KFL Teacher Training Program', Teaching Korean as a Foreign Language, vol. 27, pp. 169 - 203, http://www.yskli.com/languages/korean/kli_about_haksul.htm
2002
Shin S, 2001, 'An Error Analysis: Orthographic Errors Produced by Australian KFL Learners', Teaching Korean as a Foreign Language, vol. 25-26, pp. 361 - 387
2001
Reports
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Shin SC, 2010, The Current State of Korean Language Education in Australian Schools, Education Services Australia, Melbourne, Vic, Australia, The Current State of Korean Language Education in Australian Schools, http://www.deewr.gov.au/Schooling/NALSSP/Pages/Resources.aspx
2010
Working Papers
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Shin S, 2003, Errors in Learner Corpus: Pedagogical Implications for KFL Learners, KAREC, Sydney, Original, http://dx.doi.orghttp://www.karec.unsw.edu.au/PUBLICATIONS/KARECDiscussionPaper2003.htm
2003
Shin S, 2001, Australian Students` Orthographic Errors in Korean: Type, Pattern and Cause, KAREC Discussion Papers Vol.2 No.4., University of New South Wales-Australasia Research Centre, Australia, Original, http://dx.doi.org
2001
Shin S, 2000, Korean Language Education in Australian Schools: Success and Failure, KAREC, University of New South Wales, Sydney, KAREC Discussion Paper Series Vol 1 No 1, http://dx.doi.orghttp://www.karec.unsw.edu.au/PUBLICATIONS/KARECDiscussionPaper2000.htm
2000