Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School Liberal Arts Education Program
Lecture Code 62154101 Subject Classification Area Courses
Subject Name Law and Politics II
Subject Name
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Law and Politics II
ナガヤマ ヒロユキ,オカダ マサヒロ,チョウキュウ アスカ,フルタ タクヤ,ユカワ ハヤト,チョウ テキ,ロウ ジェ,コバヤシ ユウタ,キム ミンジュ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 1st-Year,  Second Semester,  3Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (3T) Fri5-8:LAW/ECO B157
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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Lecture and discussion 
Credits 2 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction E : English
Course Level 1 : Undergraduate Introductory
Course Area(Area) 24 : Social Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 02 : Political Science
Eligible Students 1st - 4th year student
Keywords Law, Political Science, Sociology, methodology 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status within
Liberal Arts Education
This course will consider a wide variety of elements of law, politics, and society. The course will focus on contemporary problems in social sciences. This course will serve as an introduction to the subsequent subjects related to law, political science and sociology. 
Expected OutcomeStudents in this course will  learn about the basic methodology in social sciences. 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
This course is the introduction to learn social sciences(law, political science and sociology). 
Class Schedule lesson1: This lecture deals with the basic structure of Japanese civil law and typical types of contracts.
lesson2: This lecture deals with how civil law(especially, Contract) applies to students' daily lives.
lesson3: Constitutive elements of Japanese criminal law—— Legal Subject, Conduct--Causation
lesson4: The Politics of Modern Japan
lesson5: Constitutive elements of Japanese criminal law-- Intent, Negligence
lesson6: The Modern Political Reform in Japan and China
lesson7: The role of the state in the 21st century
lesson8: The aim of this lecture on Political Thought is to provide a brief overview of history of political ideas.
lesson9: Introduction to Japanese Politics
lesson10: In this lecture, focusing on the concept of “liberty”, we will be discussing how historical arguments could contribute to improving our understanding of contemporary political situations,.
lesson11: To be introduced the Japanese diplomacy during the interwar period.
lesson12: IPEⅠ:Grobalization
lesson13: To be introduced the controversy over the cause of the end of the Pacific War.
lesson14: IPEⅡ:Immigration and Emigration
lesson15: Introduction of Japanese Commercial Law

No term exams. We evaluate students only by participation. 
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Projector, text 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Check it out Bb9 contents in advance of the lecture. 
Requirements Positive participation by students is expected. 
Grading Method Reports and class participation(100%) 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
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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