Ms Hyojin An

Associate Lecturer

School of Humanities, Language and Global Studies

Adelphi Building, AB027

+44 (0) 1772 89 6420

Full Profile

Hyojin An is an associate lecturer at the School of Humanities, Language and Global Studies at UCLan. She taught Korean for 4 years through the online Korean-language learning platform,, and wrote several books and e-books for learners of Korean. She obtained her BA degrees in English Language Education and Japanese Language and Literature at Korea University in South Korea and her MA in Korean Studies at SOAS. For her dissertation, she analysed different strategies to avoid common errors produced by KFL learners. Her main interests include teaching Korean as a foreign language and motivating second and foreign-language learning. She is also a coordinator for UCLan's IKSU TOPIK Centre.

Teaching activities 

  • KO1001 AB Initio Korean 1
  • AL1925 Beginners’ Korean Language and Culture


Hyojin An & Jaehoon Yeon (2015), “Error Classifications and Strategies to Avoid Common Errors: An Analysis of Brown and Yeon’s Speed Up Your Korean” International Journal of Korean Language Education Vol. 1 No. 1


Incontriamo La Korea Workshop, Universita Ca’Foscari Venezia, Venice, Italy, December 2014