Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School School of Applied Biological Science
Lecture Code L6007001 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 里海フィールド演習
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Seminar in Fildwork on Community Coasts
ハシモト トシヤ,オオツカ ススム,ナカグチ カズミツ,カトウ アキ,ヤマグチ シュウヘイ,ウエダ アキヒロ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 1st-Year,  First Semester,  Intensive
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Lesson Style Seminar Lesson Style
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Seminar, outdoor practice 
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 1 : Undergraduate Introductory
Course Area(Area) 26 : Biological and Life Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 01 : Agricultural Sciences
Eligible Students Primarily for students from other universities. However, if the course does not fill to capacity, undergraduate students from the Faculty of Applied Biological Science may also enroll.
Keywords SDG_14, Seto Inland Sea, Community Coasts "Satoumi", Aquatic Ecosystem, Tidal Flats, Sea Glass Beds
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within Educational
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Class Objectives
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To understand relationships between aquatic ecosystem and human societies 
Class Schedule This course is held as an intensive residential course during summer break.
1st Day ( Training Vessel )
Lecture on the Marine Environment of the Seto Inland Sea
Examination about the Lecture
2nd Day ( Training Vessel )
Backyard Tour ( Miyajima Aquarium )
Field Observation : Measurement of Secchi Disk Depth and Water Color
Field Observation : Measurement of Water Temperature and Salinity using CTD System
Field Observation : Collection of Bottom Water
Field Observation : Collection and Observation of the Benthos
Rope Work Training
Reporting for Training Vessel Works
3rd Day ( Marine Science Station )
Lecture on the Tidal Flats and Sea Glass Beds
Collection and Observation of Fish Eggs and Larvae
Observation and Identification of the Collection
4th Day  ( Marine Science Station )
General Consideration and Oral Presentatio

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Umi karano dengon: shin setōchigaku 海からの伝言-新せとうち学 [Messages from the Sea: New Setōchi Studies], Chūgoku Shinbunsha 中国新聞社
Higata no kani no shizenshi 干潟のカニの自然誌 [A Natural History of Tidal Flats’ Crabs], Heibonsha 平凡社
Nihon dōbutsu daihyakka 日本動物大百科 [Encyclopedia of Animals in Japan] Vol. 6 & 7, Heibonsha 平凡社
Nihon no kaisō: kihon 284 日本の海藻-基本284 [284 Basic Types of Japanese Seaweed], Heibonsha 平凡社
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Distributed materials 
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Requirements Students may not cancel after applying. 
Grading Method Attitude/approach to course (60%), presentation (20%), report (20%) 
Practical Experience Experienced  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it lecturer(Hashimoto) was employed at the meteorological service company. 
Message Schedule of 2020 : From August 30 to September 2
Training Vessel: From August 30 to September 1
Marine Science Station: From September 1 to September 2
Meal and sheets washing charges  are necessary ( about \7,000. ). 
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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