Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School Liberal Arts Education Program
Lecture Code 65251003 Subject Classification Social Cooperation Courses
Subject Name 海外フィールドスタディ
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Overseas Field Studies
カネコ シンジ,ミス トシユキ,ウォルター ブレット レイモンド,マルヤマ ヤスシ,オカモト ユリ,カワモト ナオエ,ヒヤマ トオル
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 1st-Year,  Second Semester,  Intensive
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (Int) Inte:See Momiji Website for the detail.(Higashi-Hiroshima Campus)
Lesson Style Lecture/Seminar Lesson Style
(More Details)
Lecture, discussion, seminar and presentation via web meeting systems (Microsoft Teams) 
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 1 : Undergraduate Introductory
Course Area(Area) 23 : Arts and Humanities
Course Area(Discipline) 13 : Area Studies
Eligible Students First Year
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status within
Liberal Arts Education
Expected Outcome● Improve practical skills regarding ability for foreign language operation and international communication across all students
● Recognize cross-cultural understanding and diversity
● Cultivate problem-identifying and problem-solving skills through collaborative research activities
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
All students take online on-demand common core lectures and take quiz after every lecture. Then, students are divided into each course and take specialized lectures, interact and do a group presentation with overseas university students. Students deepen understanding of each courses theme from various angles and cultivate logical thinking from problem-identifying and problem-solving skills through discussions and active learning, 
Class Schedule 【Common core lecture】
Lesson1  Cultivate global mind
Lesson2  Cross-cultural understanding and culture shock
Lesson3  Infectious disease measurement and mental health management abroad
Lesson4  Globalization and career development -in a changing society-
Lesson5  English presentation techniques
【Course study】
Lesson6  Orientation
Lesson7  Specialized lecture
Lesson8  Specialized lecture
Lesson9  Specialized lecture
Lesson10  Mutual culture study
Lesson11  Mutual culture study
Lesson12  Mutual culture study
Lesson13  Mutual culture study
Lesson14  Mutual culture study
Lesson15  Group presentation
PC or AV used in
(More Details) Handout, Picture (Video/PC/Other), Web meeting systems (Microsoft Teams and etc) 
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
【Common core lecture】
Students are required to deepen understanding about each lectures theme utilizing reference materials provided by teachers.
【Course study】
Students are required to prepare and review for the class and follow a course teacher’s instructions.
Grading Method Comprehension of the common core lecture (quiz result), participation posture and attitude of the lectures and mutual culture study, approach in the group presentation, contribution, and a report 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Message This program aims to enhance student awareness of international exchange and long-term study abroad programs. We look forward to your participation. 
Other Japanese and English are the main language in the course. However, some of the courses may use other foreign languages so please check the language requirement on the course list. 
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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