Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (Master's Course) Division of Humanities and Social Sciences Psychology Program
Lecture Code WMC47007 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 特別研究
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Special Study
モリナガ ヤスコ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 1st-Year,  First Semester,  First Semester
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (1st) Tues7-8:Faculty Office
Lesson Style Seminar Lesson Style
(More Details)
Discussion, Students' research presentation 
Credits 1.0 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 6 : Graduate Advanced
Course Area(Area) 24 : Social Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 06 : Psychology
Eligible Students M1/M2 students of Education and Human Science
Keywords Social psychology, psychological research method, thesis writing 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Criterion referenced
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
This course is intended to help students design, execute, write, and defend their master's thesis. 
Class Schedule Lesson 1 Review literature(Student 1)
Lesson 2 Review literature(Student 2)
Lesson 3 Review literature(Student 3)
Lesson 4 Review literature(Student 4)
Lesson 5 Review literature(Student 5)
Lesson 6 Develop a research idea(Student 1)
Lesson 7 Develop a research idea(Student 2)
Lesson 8 Develop a research idea(Student 3)
Lesson 9 Develop a research idea(Student 4)
Lesson 10 Develop a research idea(Student 5)
Lesson 11 Present, explain, and defend your work to class (Student 1)
Lesson 12 Present, explain, and defend your work to class (Student 2)
Lesson 13 Present, explain, and defend your work to class (Student 3)
Lesson 14 Present, explain, and defend your work to class (Student 4)
Lesson 15 Present, explain, and defend your work to class (Student 5)

Students are expected to be an active participant through each of the class meetings. 
References will be introduced in the class when necessary 
PC or AV used in
(More Details) Handouts,image (video/PC/other image material)
Presentation using  a PC and projector is possible.  
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Prior preparation is necessary to participate in discussions autonomously. 
Grading Method Students will be assessed by the materials of presentations, participation and contribution in discussions and participation in classes .   
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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