Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School School of Engineering
Lecture Code K7160030 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 高分子工業化学
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Industrial Polymer Chemistry
シオノ タケシ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 3rd-Year,  Second Semester,  3Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (3T) Mon3-4,Weds3-4:ENG 115
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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lecture with delivered resumes. 
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 3 : Undergraduate High-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 25 : Science and Technology
Course Area(Discipline) 07 : Chemistry
Eligible Students Undergraduate students in 3rd year and past fiscal year
Keywords physical properties of polymers, production process of polymers, application of polymers,SDG_09,SDG_12 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Criterion referenced
Program of Applied Chemistry
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・Wide range of basic knowledge on liberal arts and specialized education, and professional basic knowledge on chemistry.
・Advanced technical knowledge of applied chemistry.
・The conception ability based on logical thinking supported by basic and technical knowledge. 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
Polymer materials are widely used both in industries and in our daily life. In this lectures, commercial polymers are explained by emphasizing on their production process and applications. 
Class Schedule lesson Polymer industries in Japan
lesson 2 Development of polymer industries
lesson 3 Properties of polymer materials
lesson 4 Natural and synthetic fibers
lesson 5 Production and application of elastomers
lesson 6 Production and application of common polymers
lesson 7 Plastics for packaging materials (Readings in English)
lesson 8 High performance polymers: engineering plastics
lesson 9 Thermosetting polymers
lesson 10 Carbon fibers
lesson 11 Polymers for medical use (Readings in English)
lesson 12  Polymers for medical use (Readings in English)
lesson 13 Bio-based polymers
lesson 14 Bio-based polymers (Readings in English)
lesson 15 Polymer industries in the world

Reports (four pr five times) 
Deliver resume in each lesson. 
PC or AV used in
Lecture with delivered resumes using PC for power point files. 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Preparation: read the delivered resume in each lesson.
Brushup: investigate the commercial polymers relating to each lesson. 
Requirements Taking "Polymer Synthetic Chemistry" in advance is highly recommended. 
Grading Method Reports (80 %) and Qs and As in lessons (20 %): make the grade over 60 %. 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Message Office hours: 16:50 - 18:20 on Wednesday. 
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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