Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Japanese
Academic Year 2018Year School/Graduate School School of Science
Lecture Code HK150000 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 基礎生物科学B
Subject Name
(Katakana)
キソセイブツカガクB
Subject Name in
English
Basic Biological Science B
Instructor TAKAHASHI YOUSUKE,SAKAMOTO ATSUSHI,YAOITA YOSHIO,MORISHITA FUMIHIRO,SUZUKI KATSUNORI,SUZUKI ATSUSHI
Instructor
(Katakana)
タカハシ ヨウスケ,サカモト アツシ,ヤオイタ ヨシオ,モリシタ フミヒロ,スズキ カツノリ,スズキ アツシ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 1st-Year,  First Semester,  2Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (2T) Weds5-8:SCI B305
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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Lecture 
Credits 2 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 2 : Undergraduate Low-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 26 : Biological and Life Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 26 : Basic Biology
Eligible Students  
Keywords  
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Program
 
Criterion referenced
Evaluation
Biology
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・To understand and acquire advanced knowledge on specialties in biology. 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
Understanding of basic biology 
Class Schedule Introduction and morphogenesis of flowers

Biology of florigen

What is a plant? Its definition and morphological diversity

Introduction to plant morphology, with emphasis on the difference from animals

What microbes are in the living organisms on the earth:
Microbes' position in the molecular phylogenetic tree and their roles in the environments are overviewed to understand the importance of studying microbes.

Bacteria:
Typical shape and components of eubacterial cells are outlined with an emphasis on their difference from eukaryote cells.

Discussion

Examination

Animal Development (1): an overview of life cycle; mechanisms of
fertilization, cleavage, germ layer formation and gastrulation

Animal Development (2): cell differentiation and body patterning directed by inducing factors

Innate immunity by dendritic cells, macrophages and natural killer cells

Adaptive immunity by T and B cells

Osmoregulation and Excretion
This class will provide an overview of forms and functions of excretion organs in vertebrates and invertebrates.

Neuronal signaling
Topics in this class are, 1) the architecture of nervous system in vertebrates and invertebrates, and 2) the cellular mechanism that is fundamental to the neural communication.

Examination 
Text/Reference
Books,etc.
Biology 
PC or AV used in
Class,etc.
Powerpoint 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Review
Understanding of biology in high school 
Requirements  
Grading Method Examination 
Message  
Other   
Please fill in the class improvement questionnaire which is carried out on all classes.
Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching. 
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