Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School Liberal Arts Education Program
Lecture Code 63431202 Subject Classification Foundation Courses
Subject Name 地学実験法・同実験II[1教自]
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Experimental Methods and Laboratory Work in Earth Sciences II
ヨコヤマ タダシ,ナミキ アツコ,ハセガワ ユウジ,カイボリ マサヒロ,ニコ シュウジ,ヒラヤマ ヤスユキ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 1st-Year,  Second Semester,  4Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (4T) Thur1-4:See Momiji Website for the detail.(Higashi-Hiroshima Campus)
Lesson Style Lecture/Experiment Lesson Style
(More Details)
Lecture, Laboratory experiment, Field work 
Credits 1.0 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 1 : Undergraduate Introductory
Course Area(Area) 25 : Science and Technology
Course Area(Discipline) 04 : Earth and Planetary Science
Eligible Students  
Keywords Geological map, rock, earthquake, soil, crater, palaeontology 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status within
Liberal Arts Education
Expected Outcome 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
The aim of this class is to learn basic methods used in geosciences. 
Class Schedule lesson 1-2: Experiment of soil properties 1  (Kaibori & Hasegawa)
lesson 3-4: Experiment of soil properties 2  (Kaibori & Hasegawa)
lesson 5-6: Introduction to geologic maps 1  (Niko)
lesson 7-8: Introduction to geologic maps 2  (Niko)
lesson 9-10: Observation of fossils  (Niko)
lesson 11-12: Identification of rocks  (Niko)
lesson 13: Experiments of craters  (Namiki)       
lesson 14-15: Visualization of seismic waves  (Namiki)

Note: The schedule of classes is subject to change. 
A text book written by teachers will be provided. 
PC or AV used in
(More Details) Power point, DVD, Writing on a black board 
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Advice will be given in every class. 
Requirements In principle, experiment I and II should be taken as a set. 
Grading Method For each class, student must submit a report. 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Other As necessary a handout in which important terms are written both in English and Japanese will be given. 
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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