May 22, 2013

NOR WILL FRANCE BE MISSED:

Franglais row: Is the English language conquering France? (Agnes Poirier, 5/22/13, BBC)

On 20 March, when French higher education minister Genevieve Fioraso unveiled the proposed road map, she mentioned that there were only 3,000 Indian students in France.

In order to attract more foreign students, she added, French universities would have to start offering courses taught in English.

"We must teach in English or there will only remain in France a handful of experts discussing Proust around the table," she said.

Posted by at May 22, 2013 3:47 PM
  

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