Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School Morito Institute of Global Higher Education
Lecture Code 8B214201 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name Academic Writing B-2
Subject Name
アカデミック ライティング ビーニ
Subject Name in
Academic Writing B-2
ヤナモト ダイチ,ナガイ アツシ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 1st-Year,  Second Semester,  3Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (3T) Thur5-6:EDU K114
Lesson Style Seminar Lesson Style
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Credits 1.0 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 4 : Undergraduate Advanced
Course Area(Area) 22 : Language Education
Course Area(Discipline) 01 : Japanese
Eligible Students  
Keywords Academic writing, article preparation, vocabulary, grammar 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Criterion referenced
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
Acquire essential knowledge on research and writing articles. 
Class Schedule Understand the content of the text and learn the necessary knowledge to do one’s own research.
Through this subject, students aim to deepen the understanding of the textbook and dealing with their own research.
1) Orientation, build structure  
2) How to write the main body of the article.
3) Citations and referencing
4) How to present charts
5) Format of the article
6) Writing conclusions
7) How to summarize the references  
8) Review of the course

Material copies 
PC or AV used in
(More Details) PPT 
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Students are required to read the textbook before attending the class. 
Requirements Students with level 5 or above as per the placement test (Japanese Computerized Adaptive Test: J-CAT) and are not native speakers of Japanese. Students cannot enroll in classes Level 4 or below.
Students should also take Academic Writing B-1 as the contents are related.
Grading Method Participation 30%  Final Reports 50% Homework 20% 
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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