Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School School of Education
Lecture Code CC213206 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 物理教材内容論III
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Teaching Contents of Physics III
イソダ マコト,ウメダ タカシ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 3rd-Year,  Second Semester,  4Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (4T) Thur5-8:EDU L202
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 3 : Undergraduate High-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 24 : Social Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 08 : Curriculum and Instruction Sciences
Eligible Students  
Keywords Physics, quantum mechanics, statistical mechanics 
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.
(Abilities and Skills)
・Based on meticulous analysis and examination of science education in secondary education (including observation and examinations), to be able to design classes and develop teaching materials. 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
This is a specialized subject of the Program in Science Education. The purpose of this course is for students to learn and understand specialized knowledge of physics among other science subjects. Particularly, this course will focus on quantum mechanics and statistical physics among other teaching contents of junior high school and high school physics, and provide students with an opportunity to understand the academic meaning of those subjects and acquire specialized knowledge needed for teaching those subjects. 
Class Schedule Lesson1: Guidance and Review of Quantum Mechanics
Lesson2: Schrodinger Equation and its Notation
Lesson3: Expectation Values of Physical Quantities
Lesson4: Free Particles in a Box
Lesson5: Harmonic Oscillator
Lesson6: Lowest State of Hydrogen Atoms
Lesson7: Existence Probability of Particle
Lesson8: Angular Momentum and Spin
Lesson9: Probability and Probability Distribution
Lesson10: Central Limit Theorem
Lesson11: Kinetic Theory of Gas
Lesson12: Canonical Ensemble and  Microcanical Ensemble
Lesson13: Canonical Ensemble
Lesson14: Grand Canonical Ensemble
Lesson15: Quantum Statistics 
Handouts will be distributed in class. 
PC or AV used in
(More Details) Handouts 
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Every lesson will be lecture oriented and will be conducted in accordance with handouts to be distributed in class. It will be essential for students to review what you learned after each lesson.

Requirements Special subject (science, physics)
It is desirable that students have taken ’Basic Knowledge of Physics', ' Scientific Literacy of Physics I & II' and' Teaching Contents of Physics I & II 
Grading Method Students will be evaluated based on class attendance/performance, reports and 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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