Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School School of Law Law Evening Program
Lecture Code F0040090 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 行政学
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Public Administration
モテキ ヤストシ
Campus Higashi-Senda Semester/Term 2nd-Year,  Second Semester,  Second Semester
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (2nd) Thur11:Online, (2nd) Thur12
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
【More Details】
Distance education using Microsoft Stream and Teams. Mainly by lecture using a textbook and resumes.  
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) 02 : Political Science
Eligible Students
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Criterion referenced
Law and Politics
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・The basic knowledge・understanding on modern dynamics of political process, contents of social structures and international situation. 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
This course focuses on functions of public administration. It is designed as an overview of some key elements in governments , public policy, and public administration. Its objective is to familiarize students with the fundamental lessons and tools regarding the field. 
Class Schedule 1. Outline of Public Administration "Introduction" of the textbook
2. What is administration? chapter 1
3. Role of the government chapter 2
4. Theories in administrative sciences. chapter 3
5. New Public Management chapter 4
6. Systems of national and local governments chapter 5
7. Organizations of the government chapter 6
8. Case studies of administrative policies
9. Actors in the administration process chapter 7
10. Changes of the Japanese Administration chapter 8
11. Policy Processes chapter 9
12. laws and ordinances chapter  chapter 10
13. Budget process chapter 11
14. Policy feedback chapter 12
15. Future of Public Administration

Final examination and mid-term paper. 

PC or AV used in
DVD, Projector, students' PC 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
For the content of each lesson , corresponding chapters are mentioned in class schedule .
Grading Method Grading will be based on the final examination.
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Message This English syllabus is just for reference. All students must obey all regulations written in Japanese syllabus. 
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Instructors will reflect on your feedback and utilize the information for improving their teaching. 
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