Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School School of Education
Lecture Code CC212402 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 物質と反応のリテラシーI
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Scientific Literacy of Chemistry I
アミモト キイチ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 1st-Year,  Second Semester,  4Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (4T) Tues9-10,Fri7-8:EDU L102
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
【More Details】
Lecture-oriented, Note-taking, PC materials 
Credits 2 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 2 : Undergraduate Low-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 24 : Social Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 08 : Curriculum and Instruction Sciences
Eligible Students 1st year students of Program in Science Education, etc.
Keywords Atomic structure, Electron configration, Periodic law, Chemical bond, Molecular structure, Molecular assembly, SDGs_4 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Criterion referenced
Secondary School Science Education
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・By deepening basic understanding of science subjects taught in secondary education (physics, chemistry, biology, and earth science), to be able to explain teaching contents. 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
This course will provide student with an overview of the structure of matter from particle, atom, molecule, and molecular assembly. Students will cultivate their view as teaching contents in junior high schools and high schools. 
Class Schedule <Part 1 Atomic Structure>
Lesson1: Atomic Model
Lesson2: Bohr's Theory
Lesson3: Particulate of Light and Fluctuation of Electron
Lesson4: Schrodinger's Wave Equation
Lesson5: Atomic Orbitals of Hydrogen Atom
Lesson6: Electron Configuration of Atoms
Lesson7: Periodic Law of the Elements

<Part 2 Chemical Bonding>
Lesson8: Ionic Bond
Lesson9: Covalent Bond (1): Valence-bond Method
Lesson10: Covalent Bond (2): Molecular Orbital Method
Lesson11: Hybrid Orbital
Lesson12: Structure and Properties of Various Inorganic and Organic Compounds

<Part 3 Structure and Properties of Atomic and Molecular Assembly>
Lesson13: Metal Bond and Band Theory
Lesson14: Structure and Properties of Molecular Assembly

Lesson15: Final Exam

Reports:There will be report assignments every several lessons.
Exams:There will be only a final exam. As required, an additional exam will be set.

The lecture will be conducted in accordance with the contents of Chapter 1 of the textbook. There will be simulations using a PC in some lessons to help students understand the contents of the lecture. 
Textbook:田中春彦編著「これだけは知っておきたい 教員のための化学」培風館 
PC or AV used in
Textbook, Handouts, PC Image 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
The lecture will look at the high school curriculum for contrast. Please refer to school textbooks of high school Chemistry as well as Physics and Biology.
Part 1 (Lessons 1-7):Textbook pp.2-8
Part2 (Lessons 8-12):Textbook pp.8-12
Part3 (Lessons 13-14):Textbook pp.12-18 
Grading Method Students will be evaluated based on commitment to reports, knowledge and understanding level in the final exam. 
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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