Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School Liberal Arts Education Program
Lecture Code 65252002 Subject Classification Social Cooperation Courses
Subject Name 海外フィールドスタディ・アドバンスト
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Overseas Field Studies: Advanced
クワヤマ ヒサシ
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, Presentation
Overseas Trip 
Credits 2 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 Second and Third Year
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status within
Liberal Arts Education
Expected Outcome- - Improvement of the global core competencies
- - Understanding of the visiting countries and regions
- - Improvement of foreign language skills 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
This programme will visit overseas universities for 2 weeks after 2 months of pre-departure lectures. After coming back to Hiroshima University, students are required to hand in a report. Students will attend lectures, conduct a research project and present the research. This process also includes discussion sessions with local students. 
Class Schedule lesson1 Pre-Departure lecture: What is the global core competency
Self -learning sessions

Overseas Field Studies:
Lesson 2-15
Lecture related program theme,
Language Learning Session, Discussion with Local Students,
Field Training, Research Presentation

Follow-Up Session:
After coming back to Japan, students are required to present a report. Topics will be announced at a later stage. 
PC or AV used in
Text・Handout・Voice text・Picture(Video/PC/Other) 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Students are required to work on their research projects before and during the field trip. 
Grading Method Presentation in overseas, and a report. 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Other Students are required to set their TOEIC target score after the field trip and to submit their TOEIC score after the field trip.
The classes are provided in both Japanese and English - students need to communicate with local students and academic staff in English. Even in the courses in non-English speaking countries, those who choose English as a language class during the program are requested to use English in the class. In addition, depending on dispatched countries, pre-departure/follow-up seminars are also provided in English.

* Field studies might not be conducted depending on the state of affairs in the world and circumstances of overseas universities. In these cases, substitute studies, equivalent to planned contents in field studies, are carried out. 
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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