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K-Pop Academy Week 10 Homework Assignment: 10 K-Pop Tracks

If I was stranded on a desert island, the 10 K-Pop tracks I would take with me would be the following, however it was so hard to choose these because I literally love SO many K-Pop groups and their songs. In no particular order… Royal Pirates – 하루 다 지나가겠다 (Haru) The intro to this song … Continue reading

My Top 5 Korean Drama List

*For week 10’s homework assignment, I did option 2 as my homework but I liked option 3 as well, so I produced a list of my top 5 favourite Korean dramas that I would recommend to my friends. They are in no particular order. To not give away the storyline, I have put links to some of … Continue reading

K-Pop Academy Week 9 Homework Assignment: Arirang (아리랑)

When talking about Korea, the word ‘Arirang’ comes to mind. It is both very well-known in Korea and outside. ‘Arirang’ (아리랑) is a famous Korean folk song and is sometimes referred to as the unofficial national anthem of Korea. It is a song that shows the different emotions of happiness, sadness, anger and joy, and is … Continue reading

K-Pop Academy Week 8 Homework Assignment: Traditional Korean & Traditional Tamil clothing

In Week 8 of K-Pop Academy, we learnt about the different styles of traditional Korean clothing, Hanbok, especially those from the Joseon dynasty. We also had the chance to try on Hanbok, which was very fun. I was wearing a bridal outfit. Here are some photos from that day. These were taken by my fellow … Continue reading

K-Pop Academy Week 6 Homework: Historical Korean Film – Masquerade (광해)

I have always wanted to watch a historical Korean film or drama, since seeing the first ever historical Korean film I ever saw, War Of The Arrows (최종병기), during the 6th London Korean Film Festival in November 2011. I truly enjoyed watching this film. Actor, Ryu SeungRyong acts in this film, as well as in … Continue reading