Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School School of Applied Biological Science
Lecture Code L9803012 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name Plankton Biology
Subject Name
(Katakana)
Subject Name in
English
Plankton Biology
Instructor KOIKE KAZUHIKO,OHARA SHIZUKA,SAITOU HIDETOSHI,KATO AKI
Instructor
(Katakana)
コイケ カズヒコ,オハラ シズカ,サイトウ ヒデトシ,カトウ アキ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 2nd-Year,  Second Semester,  3Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (3T) Inte:ABS C205
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction E : English
Course Level 3 : Undergraduate High-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 26 : Biological and Life Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 01 : Agricultural Sciences
Eligible Students HUSA incoming students and students from the faculty of Applied Biological Science
Keywords microalgae, zooplankton, algae, primary production, "husa" 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Program
 
Criterion referenced
Evaluation
 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
The lecture consists of; biology and ecology of various microalgae (phytoplankton), macroalgae and zooplankton, especially focusing on the species of ecologically and economically importance.  
Class Schedule lesson1 Overview of the class (Koike)
lesson2 Taxonomy and biology of microalgae (Cyanophyta, Chlorophyta) (Koike)
lesson3 Taxonomy and biology of microalgae II (Chromophyta, Dinohyta) (Koike)
lesson4 Data analysis for the oceanographic survey (Koike)
lesson5 Data analysis for the oceanographic survey (Koike)
lesson6 Primary production in ocean: how we obtaine the data and use it (Koike)
lesson7 Primary production in ocean: (continue) (Koike)
lesson8 Harmful Algae and algae for industries (Koike)
lesson9 Harmful Algae and algae for industries (Koike)
lesson10 Biology of seaweed (Kato)
lesson11 Seaweed culture industry (Kato)
lesson12 Effects of climate change on algal production (Kato)
lesson13 Zooplankton I (Saito)
lesson14 Zooplankton II (Saito)
lesson15 Zooplankton III (Saito)

Lesson 16: Final exam (Koike)  
Text/Reference
Books,etc.
Text: Will be distributed 
PC or AV used in
Class,etc.
PC projector and board 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Review
Requirements This course is provided in English
 
Grading Method Final examination 50%, Three quizzes total 30%, Cruise report 20% 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
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