Hiroshima University Syllabus

Back to syllabus main page
Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School Common Graduate Courses (Master’s Course)
Lecture Code 8E000602 Subject Classification Common Graduate Courses
Subject Name Hiroshimaから世界平和を考える
Subject Name
Subject Name in
World Peace and HIROSHIMA
トモツグ シンスケ,ヤマネ タツオ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 1st-Year,  First Semester,  2Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (2T) Weds9-10:IAS L102
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
【More Details】
Synchronous (real time) online lecture through MS Teams.
Students are required to install MS Teams. 
Credits 1 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 5 : Graduate Basic
Course Area(Area) 21 : Fundamental Competencies for Working Persons
Course Area(Discipline) 02 : Peace Education
Eligible Students Master's Course
Keywords Atomic Bomb, Structural Violence, Positive Peace, Peacebuilding, Sustainable Development
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Criterion referenced
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
Located in Hiroshima, where the whole population suffered the Atomic Bombing, Hiroshima University puts up the banner of spirit of seeking peace. The objectives of this course are to review the damages of atomic bombing that have shaped the current HIROSHIMA’s identity, and to seek for the way in which we should achieve universal and eternal peace, referring to HIROSHIMA as the starting point. As such, this course deals with the issues of poverty, famine, refugee, environment, and conflicts around the globe, and examines how the ideal peace should be, recognizing to the difference between ideal and real society. 
Class Schedule lesson1: Overview: Hiroshima and Peace (Tomotsugu)
lesson2: Conflict and Environment (Tomotsugu)
lesson3: Climate Change and Peace (Tomotsugu)
lesson4: Regional Conflicts in the Modern Era and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding 1 (Yamane)
lesson5: Regional Conflicts in the Modern Era and Post-Conflict Peacebuilding 2  (Yamane)
lesson6: Your specialty and peace  (Yamane)
lesson7: Nuclear and International Politics (Tomotsugu)
lesson8: Considerations for the Peace of Hiroshima and the Global Society (Tomotsugu)

Online final exam (Multiple choice) 
There is no textbook. Instructors will distribute handouts when necessary.  
Reference books may be introduced in class. 
PC or AV used in
Power Point Slide, PC, VCR, etc. 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Review the contents of each session carefully. Pay attention to related ongoing issues.
Participants are recommended to read the books and/or articles introduced by instructors during class. 
Requirements In principle, each class will be provided according to the latest university's calaneder. Thus, please pay attention to the update of the calender (if any). In principle, the lectures will be provided Microsoft Teams. Students are required to install MS Teams. The details may be announced in the bulletin board of this course in Momiji. 
Grading Method Online final exam (Multiple choice) 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. 
Back to syllabus main page