Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Japanese
Academic Year 2018Year School/Graduate School School of Science
Lecture Code HK520000 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 内分泌学・免疫学
Subject Name
(Katakana)
ナイブンピツガク・メンエキガク
Subject Name in
English
Endocrinology・Immunology
Instructor YAOITA YOSHIO,TAKASE MINORU
Instructor
(Katakana)
ヤオイタ ヨシオ,タカセ ミノル
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 3rd-Year,  First Semester,  1Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (1T) Tues5-8:SCI B305
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
【More Details】
Lecture using a white board and powerpoints, and discussion 
Credits 2 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 3 : Undergraduate High-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 26 : Biological and Life Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 26 : Basic Biology
Eligible Students Undergraduate students (B3) in department of Biological Science
Keywords hormone, endocrine, immunology 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Program
Learning basic knowledge on endocrinology and immunology 
Criterion referenced
Evaluation
Biology
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・To understand and acquire advanced knowledge on specialties in biology. 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
This class will focus on animal physiology, especially, the basic knowledge and the recent trends on endocrinology and immunology, and emphasize the animal phenomenon and behavior through physiologically active substances, their receptors, and gene expression by receptor activation. 
Class Schedule lesson1 Immunological system (1): general overviews
lesson2 Immunological system (2): bacterial immunity
lesson3 Immunological system (3): innate immunity
lesson4 Immunological system (4): cellular immunity
lesson5 Immunological system (5): humoral immunity
lesson6 Immunological system (6): summery
lesson7 hormone and endocrinology (1): general overview
lesson8 hormone and endocrinology (2): hypothalamus and pituitary gland
lesson9 hormone and endocrinology (3): thyroid hormone
lesson10 hormone and endocrinology (4): blood-sugar-regulating hormones
lesson11 hormone and endocrinology (5): androgens
lesson12 hormone and endocrinology (6): estrogens
lesson13 hormone and endocrinology (7): adrenal hormones
lesson14 hormone and endocrinology (8): hormones of invertebrates
lesson15 hormone and endocrinology (9): other hormones 
Text/Reference
Books,etc.
Biology (by A. Campbell and Jane B. Reece) 
PC or AV used in
Class,etc.
handouts and powerpoint projector 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Review
Chapters 43 and 45 should be carefully read. Uncertainty should be clarified in the class for their own better understanding. 
Requirements  
Grading Method The evaluation is dependent on the examination result (UMAP Credit Transfer Scheme). 
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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