Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School Graduate School of Biosphere Science(Master's course)
Lecture Code W6802017 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 家畜生産システム学
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Animal Production System
クロカワ ユウゾウ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 2nd-Year,  First Semester,  2Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (2T) Inte
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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Slides, White board. Visiting University Farm. On the basis of the lecture and visiting the University farm, each student finds a problem and conduct a presentation and discussion on its measure. 
Credits 1.0 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 6 : Graduate Advanced
Course Area(Area) 26 : Biological and Life Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 01 : Agricultural Sciences
Eligible Students Graduate students who have wide range of interests in animal production
Keywords Animal production system, Herd management, Animal products, Quality, Safe and peace in mind, Feed production, Environment. 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Criterion referenced
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
For contributing to the development of animal production industry, sophisticated expertise is indispensable. In addition, for utilization of such knowledge, understanding the process from animal production to consumption and its constituents are required. In this class, students learn the process and constituents, and participate in the discussion on measures to the liberalization of trade from the points of many kinds of fields of study. 
Class Schedule Lesson1 Animal production from the viewpoint of field science
Lesson2 Animal production system in the society
Lesson3 Visit to the University Farm
Lesson4 Animal production and life cycle of domestic animals
Lesson5 Efficiency of animal production
Lesson6 Animal production and grassland
Lesson7 Future of animal production
Lesson8 Overall summary 
Handouts are prepared 
PC or AV used in
White board, slides, handouts 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Having interests in animal production and animal products when you cook and buy animal products, and visit animal farms will help you understand the importance of animal production. Further, it is important to consider such interests from the viewpoint of your major.  
Requirements Understanding how to proceed this class, which is explained in lesson1, is necessary for your registration. 
Grading Method Presentation and participation in discussion. More than 2/3 attendance is needed to have grades. 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Message This class is provided in English upon request. 
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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