Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School School of Education
Lecture Code CC245406 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 現代倫理学演習
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Seminar of Ethics
ハタケナカ カズオ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 3rd-Year,  Second Semester,  4Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (4T) Fri5-8:EDU K113
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
【More Details】
Mainly exercises, Discussions, Presentations by students
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 3 : Undergraduate High-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 23 : Arts and Humanities
Course Area(Discipline) 02 : Ethics
Eligible Students  
Keywords Junior high school social studies, High school Civics, Ethics, Modern ethics
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Criterion referenced
Secondary School Social Studies/Geography/History/Civic Education
(Abilities and Skills)
・To be able to collect, understand, analyze, and evaluate data and materials about studies related to social science.
(Comprehensive Abilities)
・To be able to summarize the outcome of research, studies, education practice and social activities, and to deliver presentations. 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
To contribute to the development and improvement of ethics contents of junior high school social studies and high school civics, especially through reading domestic and international documents related to modern ethics, students will discuss and study modern problems of ethics. Through this research, students will acquire special research capabilities of modern ethics, and will have education material research and development capabilities in social studies education and ethics education (moral education).
Class Schedule lesson1:The first class How to give a lesson, consultations about choosing texts or others  
lesson2:The second class Research report and discussion

lesson3:The third class  Research report and discussion

lesson4:The fourth class  Research report and discussion

lesson5:The fifth class  Research report and discussion

lesson6:The sixth class  Research report and discussion

lesson7:The seventh class  Research report and discussion

lesson8:The eighth class  Research report and discussion

lesson9:The ninth class  Research report and discussion

lesson10:The tenth class  Research report and discussion

lesson11:The 11th class  Research report and discussion

lesson12:The 12th class  Research report and discussion

lesson13:The 13th class  Research report and discussion

lesson14:The 14th class  Research report and discussion

lesson15:The 15th class  Research report and discussion
"Lecture's style is practice. (We request students to report of their research in every class. We're going to have the time of questions and answers.)
We're going to use videos in the case they're necessary to understand.  (It takes for 10 to 25 minutes each time.)
We will decide text based on consultation.
About reference books, we're going to instruct at a proper situation in a class."
PC or AV used in
Handouts and movies (videos / PC / pictures as other materials).
Suggestions on
Preparation and
"The presenter of research report should get instruction about selection materials from the instructor of the class or TA before making summaries, and prepare for discussion and others.

After a class, the presenter of research report should confirm the contents of class and confirm its task again, read related books and deepen your understanding."

Requirements "Subjects related to subjects: Social Studies (""Philosophy, Ethics, and Religion""), Civic Education (""Philosophy, Ethics, Religion, and Psychology"")

It's preferable that you have majored one of them which means ""The Research of Contemporary Ethics""(three seme), ""The Outline of Ethics""(four seme), and ""The Research of Applied Ethics""(five seme)."
Grading Method I'll evaluate you from attendance, reading, the report of investigation on materials, the report on subject, and others.
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Message I will welcome the student who will attend the presentation on research and who is interested in the research of ethics and the ethics education.
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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