Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School School of Integrated Arts and Sciences Department of Integrated Arts and Sciences
Lecture Code AKY01001 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 自然科学実験
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Laboratory Work in Natural Sciences
ワサキ ジュン,イヌイ マサノリ,ヤマザキ タケシ,イシハラ ヤスヒロ,タケダ カズヒコ,イナガキ トモヒロ,タグチ ケン,ヒラヤマ ヤスユキ,コバヤシ ユウキ,スギモト アキラ,オオグロ アミ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 1st-Year,  Second Semester,  Second Semester
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (2nd) Weds6-8:IAS H206
Lesson Style Experiment Lesson Style
(More Details)
Exercise-oriented, board descriptions, discussions, presentations, field observations, chemicals will be used. 
Credits 1.0 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 1 : Undergraduate Introductory
Course Area(Area) 25 : Science and Technology
Course Area(Discipline) 03 : Natural Environment
Eligible Students Undergraduate students in the Faculty of Integrated Arts and Sciences.
Keywords Science literacy, scientific experiments 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
This course is intended to understand the concepts and basic techniques of natural science, and plays the role of introduction to the Fundamental Laboratory Work in Physics, Chemistry, Biology, and Fundamental Laboratory Course in Geology.  
Criterion referenced
Integrated Arts and Sciences
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・The knowledge and understanding  to fully recognize the mutual relations and their importance among individual academic diciplines.
(Abilities and Skills)
・The ability and skills to specify necessary theories and methods for consideration of issues.

Integrated Global Studies
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・The knowledge and understanding to fully recognize the
mutual relations and their importance among individual
academic disciplines.
(Abilities and Skills)
・The ability to specify necessary theories and methods for the consideration of important issues. 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
The purpose of this class is, prior to the course of the laboratory work in each field, understanding of issues that need to be understood commonly in the laboratory work in each field, and understanding of  the concept of the experimental natural sciences by performing experiments related to the field of variety. 
Class Schedule lesson1 Orientation: <Room>H301 : <Instructors>
lesson2 Food chemistry I - Antioxidant capacity of beverages -: <Room> H301: <Instructors> Ishihara, Oguro
lesson3 Food chemistry II - Measurement of lipid radicals -: <Room> H301: <Instructors> Ishihara, Oguro
lesson4 Observation of microorganisms: <Room> H201: <Instructors>    Wasaki and Hirayama
lesson5 Plant cell and osmotic pressure: <Room> H201: <Instructors> Wasaki
lesson6 Radiation thermometer and Planck's law: <Room> H206: <Instructors> Hirayama
lesson7 An Introduction to Statistics: <Room> H103: <Instructors>  Inagaki
lesson8 The application of the regression analysis: <Room> H103: <Instructors> Inagaki
lesson9 Photon Counting: <Room> H103: <Instructors> Inui and Taguchi
lesson10 Resonance Phenomena: <Room> H103: <Instructors> Inui and Taguchi
lesson11 Imaging with Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM) and Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM): <Room> HB02: <Instructors> Inui and Taguchi and Sugimoto
lesson12 Radiation and radioactivity: <Room> H206: <Instructors>  Hirayama and Yamasaki
lesson13 Anatomy and heart physiology of oyster: <Room> H201: <Instructors>  Kobayashi
lesson14 Environmental chemistry - Water quality of river: <Room> H302: <Instructors> Takeda
lesson15 Summary <Room> : <Instructors>

Student should submit a lab report for every lesson. 
Handouts will be provided by each instructor. 
PC or AV used in
(More Details) PC, projector 
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Follow the guidance of each instructor.  
Requirements To be taken together with "Laboratory Work in Natural Sciences". Laboratory notebooks should be prepared before the first lesson. 
Grading Method Your grade will be evaluated base on the reports. 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
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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