Arts & Humanities

Languages Monitor – Modern Languages – Humanities

Description

The Languages Monitor worked with students to build language skills and worked with instructors to develop language learning materials.

Position Overview

The Languages Monitor works with students to build language skills and works with instructors to develop language learning materials. The Languages Monitor assists instructors with audio/visual material preparation such as videos, PowerPoint presentations, course material updates, and department website updates for Language Lab and related course activities. They will check all computers, headphones, and other equipment in the lab regularly during the semester and report any problems with equipment or materials to the instructor and/or the IT Help Desk, as well as compile and file records of student attendance in the lab using a sign-up sheet during the set Language Lab times. They will also assist instructors with computer-based research and the compilation of materials and resources for classes such as updating weblinks, preparing posters and other visual materials, compiling video resources, and assisting with promotional activities.

Graduate Attributes Associated

The student in this position will gain skills in collaboration, oral communication, and safe and ethical practices.

Position Type

  • This is a volunteer position 

Sign Up Directions

For more information, please email Hope Leith, Professor and Chair, Modern Languages Program, Arts & Humanities at Hope.Leith@viu.ca.