BEST IELTS General Reading Test 25
GENERAL READING TEST 25 – PASSAGE – 2
GENERAL READING TEST 25
READING PASSAGE – 2
Look at the leaflet bearing information about Transnational Museum College on the following page and statement below
In boxes 14-20 on your answer sheet write
TRUE if the statement is true
FALSE if the statement is false
NOT GIVEN if the statement is not given in the passage.
14 A background I n physics is essential for choosing a career in archaeology.
15 The college has its center in many countries of the world.
16 There is a substantial concession in fees available only to new students from Africa
17 Every Museum has to have an arrangement for labelling of new and rare art collections.
18 It does not take less than six months to get employment after the completion of a course at the college.
19 The college is located at a long distance from any noisy urban center to ensure the supply of pollution-free-air.
20 You must apply immediately foe admission since seat are limited.
Transnational Museum College (TMC)
One of the biggest colleges of its kind, TMC is located close to London to facilities east approach, it has an extensive network of collection centers the world over.
Archaeology which is the basis of museumology, is multi-disciplinary subject which integrates knowledge of history and anthropology with geology, chemistry and even art. As such instruction an all these subjects besides communication skills and a host of other connected subjects are provided in this institution. There are two main areas concerning archaeology. They are (a) research-relatedness and (b) field-orientation.
The three-broad area of the work here in the college are: (a) Numismatics, (b)Epigraphy and(c) Museumology. Numismatics is concerned with restricting of the past through a study of old coin, seals, medals, tokens, money, etc. Epigraphy involves deciphering inscriptions, edicts and manuscripts. Inscriptions may appear on a museum, the purchase and display, labelling of new and rare art collection,etc. It is, however the duty of the curator to keep finical an administrative matter in order and keep detailed records of each item.
Those desiring to get training here, must read the Prospectus available from the college on all working days during working hour to choose their areas for training , fee structure and learn about the basic qualification required for the prospects and employment.
The Text on International Institute of Medical & Pharmaceutical Education and Research (IIMPER) has seven paragraphs (A-G).
Choose the most suitable headings A-G from the list of heading below
Write the appropriate number (I-X) in boxes 21-27 on your answer sheet.
NB. There are more heading than paragraph, so you will not use all of them.
List of Heading
II Pharmaceutical Management
III IIMPER Magazine
IV The World’s Best Pharmaceutical Institute
V Pharmaceutics & Research on Biomaterials and Nanotechnology
VI Special Facilities
VII Institute Information Center
VIII New Medical Research
IX A Repository of Medical & Pharmaceutical Knowledge & Research
X Other important Department
21 Paragraph A
22 Paragraph B
23 Paragraph C
24 Paragraph D
25 Paragraph E
26 Paragraph F
27 Paragraph G
International Institute of Medical & Pharmaceutical Education and Research
The institute was established about decade as a sequel to the world conference on Medical and Pharmaceutical Education held at Belgrade and attended by about fifty countries of the world. It was intended to centralise the system of education and research in areas as done and going in various renowned hospitals, medical and pharmaceutical companies and health center the world over. As such, the institute is fine pivotal for being a repository of knowledge and research in these field for the benefit of humanity at large.
The Institute is not a referral body but also has its own remarkable contribution in providing state-of-the-art facilities to trainee and researchers in drug development and delivery. The Institute has recently started research on biomaterials and nanotechnology. While the main purpose of research on biomaterials is to focus synthesis and characteristion of new biodegradable polymer, the aim of medical nanotechnology is to prepare effective carriers to deliver the drug at disease targets.
An important department in the Institute is Biotechnology. The work in this department involves biochemistry, immunology, cell biology, cell culture, membrane drug interaction, molecular biology etc.
To provide special high-quality education as preparation for professional positions in the pharmaceutical industries, a new department concerning pharmaceutical management was started recently. It become a necessity as report from different hospital of the world were receive regarding a paucity of competent pharmacy graduates capable of becoming successful managers.
The Institute has a special cell in its campus from where all the information regarding aims, objective, activities and achievements of the Institute is available in the form of a brochure which is only nominally priced. The Institute also issue a monthly bulletin under the title “Medical & Pharmaceutical Bulletin.” Such information is also on its website in the internet.
Fir the benefit of mankind, a monthly magazine “IIMPER” Magazine is also published. It contains articles from renowned specialists on matter such as latest medicinal research, healthcare.
Some other important department Pharmacy Practice, Pharmaceutical Research, Pharmacology, Toxicology, Pharmaceutical Technology Medicinal Chemistry, Pharma Informatics, Pharmaceutical Analysis, etc. are also in place in the institute a wide benefit from which is being derived by several countries of world.
16) NOT GIVEN
20) NOT GIVEN