Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School School of Applied Biological Science
Lecture Code L5018005 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 生物化学工学
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イエフジ ハルユキ,フナト コウイチ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 3rd-Year,  First Semester,  Intensive
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Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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Intensive lecture 
Credits 2 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 3 : Undergraduate High-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 26 : Biological and Life Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 01 : Agricultural Sciences
Eligible Students Elective, required: Molecular and cellular function coursework, elective: Food science coursework
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Criterion referenced
Applied Molecular and Cellular Biology
(Comprehensive Abilities)
・Ability to comprehensively consider functions of cells, living organisums and ecology by collecting information on relevant disciplines in order to supplement specialty.
・To be able to summarize ideas, demonstrate the ideas based on the summary, display results in papers or presentations, and exchange ideas in the discipline which comprehensively considers functions of cells, living organisums and ecology 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
Students will comprehensively learn about biochemistry, applied microbiology, fermentation engineering, enzyme use science, and environmental protection. Engineering lectures introduce energy problems, food problems, current awareness of environmental issues, and methods to approach these from a microorganism standpoint. In addition, students will learn the basics of amino acid fermentation and various forms of brewing, as well as fermentation physiology and microbial control. 
Class Schedule •Details of biodiesel production, bioethanol production by yeast, and current awareness of energy problems; alcohol fermentation yeast characteristics
•Bioplastics production from biomass using microorganism functions, and decomposition of bioplastics
・Current awareness of food problems and use of microorganisms
•Varied discussion on brewing liquor
•Amino acid fermentation
•Wastewater treatment technology taking into account environmental conservation and microorganisms
•Studies of enzyme use for environmental conservation
•Other topics 
Nothing in particular 
PC or AV used in
Handouts, images (PowerPoint) 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Nothing in particular 
Requirements An intensive lecture will be held during the summer break. 
Grading Method Students will be comprehensively evaluated based on reports and class participation. 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Message Please attend with a lighthearted attitude. No prior knowledge is necessary. 
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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