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Encyclopedia > The University of London Institute in Paris

The University of London Institute in Paris (often abbreviated TULIP) is a remote college of the University of London located in Paris. Senate House, designed by Charles Holden home to the universitys central administration offices and its library The University of London is a federation of colleges which together constitute one of the worlds largest universities. ... The Eiffel Tower has become a symbol of Paris throughout the world. ...


The institute was founded in Paris with the help of the British Ambassador in 1894, and became the British Institute in Paris shortly after the First World War. It left its Sorbonne link to become incorporated into the University of London in 1969. The Eiffel Tower has become a symbol of Paris throughout the world. ... 1894 was a common year starting on Monday (see link for calendar). ... World War I was primarily a European conflict with many facets: immense human sacrifice, stalemate trench warfare, and the use of new, devastating weapons - tanks, aircraft, machineguns, and poison gas. ... The Sorbonne, Paris, in a 17th century engraving The Sorbonne today, from the same point of view La Sorbonne was the name of the former University of Paris, in Paris, France, one among the most ancient in Europe. ... 1969 was a common year starting on Wednesday (the link is to a full 1969 calendar). ...


The Institute began life teaching oral English to the French, but was soon improving the oral French of visiting British students. These two activities have remained its core activities ever since, adding language assessment in 1945. The English language is a West Germanic language that originates in England. ... 1945 was a common year starting on Monday (link will take you to calendar). ...


The Institute currently offers BA and MA programmes in French studies, translation and applied linguistics, as well as research degrees in all aspects of French literature and culture, English literature and film, linguistics (including pragmatics and relevance theory), applied linguistics and second language acquisition. It also has a very popular TEFL certificate programme with over 300 graduates working all over the world. Translation is an activity comprising the interpretation of the meaning of a text in one language — the source text — and the production of a new, equivalent text in another language — called the target text, or the translation. ... Broadly conceived, linguistics is the scientific study of human language, and a linguist is someone who engages in this study(the more accurate term is linguistician but it is too much of a tongue-twister to become generally accepted. ... French literature is literature written in the French language; and especially, literature written in French by citizens of France; it may also refer to literature written in other languages of France. ... The term English literature refers to literature written in the English language, or literature composed in English by writers who are not necessarily from England. ... Film refers to the celluloid media on which movies are printed Film is a term that encompasses motion pictures as individual projects, as well as the field in general. ... TEFL – Teaching English as a Foreign Language – is an industry catering for students studying English in non-English speaking countries (see EFL). ...


In 2004, the institute was renamed The University of London Institute in Paris.


External link

  • University of London Institute in Paris website (French)


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The University of London Institute in Paris | Courtauld Institute of Art | School of Advanced Study | University Marine Biological Station, Millport The Courtauld Institute of Art is a listed organisation of the University of London specialising in the study of the history of art. ... The School of Advanced Study is a listed organisation of the University of London. ...


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