Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Japanese
Academic Year 2019Year School/Graduate School Common Graduate Courses (Doctoral Course)
Lecture Code 8E050301 Subject Classification Common Graduate Courses
Subject Name 普遍的平和を目指して
Subject Name
(Katakana)
フヘンテキヘイワヲメザシテ
Subject Name in
English
Seeking Universal Peace
Instructor TOMOTSUGU SHINSUKE,KAKEE TOMOKO,NAKATSUBO TAKAYUKI,KAWANO NORIYUKI,YAMANE TATSUO,KAWAI KOUICHIROU
Instructor
(Katakana)
トモツグ シンスケ,カケエ トモコ,ナカツボ タカユキ,カワノ ノリユキ,ヤマネ タツオ,カワイ コウイチロウ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 1st-Year,  Second Semester,  4Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (4T) Thur9-10:IAS L201
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
【More Details】
Lecture with supplemental materials (e.g. Handout and PPT slide) 
Credits 1 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 5 : Graduate Basic
Course Area(Area) 21 : Fundamental Competencies for Working Persons
Course Area(Discipline) 21 : Peace Education
Eligible Students Doctoral Course
Keywords Atomic Bomb, Structural Violence, Positive Peace, Peacebuilding, Sustainable Development
 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Program
 
Criterion referenced
Evaluation
 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
This course is designed to help the participants to develop skills to find solutions, from the viewpoint of his/her specialties, to urgent matters in the present-day international community. The themes include the issues of poverty, famine, refugee, peacebuilding, gender, environment, and conflicts around the world. The participants gain the ability to present the solutions concretely and theoretically, while studying the specific cases and current status in each theme. There is a huge gap between the ideal and real society. This course provides the participants with knowledge helpful in explaining and overcoming that gap.  
Class Schedule lesson1(Dec.5): Introduction: How do we explain the concept of "universal peace? (Tomotsugu)
lesson2(Dec.12): Outline of the Atomic-Bomb Afflictions(Kawano)
lesson3(Dec.19): Current Situations and Solutions on Poverty and Starvation in the Developing Countries (Kawai)
lesson4(Jan. 9): Conflicts and Peace (Yamane)
lesson5(Jan.16): Biological Diversity and North-South Divide (Nakatsubo)
lesson6(Jan.23): Causes of International Conflicts(Kakee)
lesson7(Jan.30): Conflict Resolution Measures (Kakee)
lesson8(Feb.6): Nuclear Abolition as a Global Agenda (Tomotsugu) 
Text/Reference
Books,etc.
There is no textbook. Instructors will distribute handouts when necessary.  
Reference books may be introduced.
 
PC or AV used in
Class,etc.
Power Point Slide, PC, VCR, etc.
 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Review
Review the contents of each session carefully. Pay attention to related ongoing issues.
Participants are recommended to read the books and/or articles introduced by instructors during class. 
Requirements  
Grading Method Grades will be awarded on the basis of regular attendance, class participation (30%) and a report (70%). 
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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