Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School Graduate School of Biosphere Science(Master's course)
Lecture Code W6802157 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 陸域生物圏フィールド科学演習
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Exercise in terrestrial field science
クロカワ ユウゾウ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 2nd-Year,  Second Semester,  4Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (4T) Inte
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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Lecture, Visiting University Farm, Presentation, Discussion 
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 Graduated students who are interested in “safety and peace in mind” about animal products and “environmental problem caused by animal production” in present and future.
Keywords Safe and security for animal products, Environment for domestic animals, Environmental problem caused by animal production. 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Criterion referenced
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
Animal production system is a complicated system which consists of feed production, feeding and rearing animals, and waste management. It provides animal products to consumers. In this lecture, safe and security of animal products, environment for domestic animals and environmental problem caused by animal production are considered from the view point of field science. 
Class Schedule lesson1 Challenge for animal production from the viewpoint of field science
lesson2 Animal production and environment problem, feed self-sufficiency rate
lesson3 Farm visit, observation of facility for reduction of environmental burden from animal production
lesson4 Milk and beef production and animal health
lesson5 Safety and security of animal products
lesson6 Animal production and region activation
lesson7 Sustainability for animal production
lesson8 Overall summary 
PC or AV used in
PC, Slides, Black board, Visiting Farm 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Collect information on animal products and animal production from wide points of view 
Requirements Students should resister on the basis of understanding how to proceed the lecture presented at lesson1. 
Grading Method Reports, presentation and discussion. Attendance more than 2/3 lessons is required 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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