World Languages and Literatures

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Course Title
Location Closing Date
CHIN 100 Mandarin Chinese I Burnaby March 11, 2024
CHIN 330 Intermediate Chinese for Business I Burnaby March 11, 2024 SI
JAPN 100  Japanese I Burnaby March 11, 2024 TA
SPAN 100 Introductory Spanish I  Burnaby March 11, 2024 TA
JAPN 200 Japanese III Burnaby March 11, 2024 SI
JAPN 100  Japanese I Burnaby March 11, 2024 SI
WL 104W Modern World Literatures Burnaby March 11,2024 SI
JAPN 110 Japanese II  Burnaby March 11, 2024 TA

***Assignments to WL 106 may involve tutoring under the FASS Forward program, see:, dependent on student uptake. Training and additional compensation will be provided.

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