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 International Peace and Co-existence Program
Lecture Code WMG01001 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name Hiroshima Peace Studies II
Subject Name
(Katakana)
 
Subject Name in
English
Hiroshima Peace Studies II
Instructor KAWANO NORIYUKI
Instructor
(Katakana)
カワノ ノリユキ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 1st-Year,  Second Semester,  4Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (4T) Tues5-8:IDEC 201
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
【More Details】
Lecture, Discussion, Presentation 
Credits 2 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction E : English
Course Level 6 : Graduate Advanced
Course Area(Area) 24 : Social Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 05 : Sociology
Eligible Students  
Keywords Peace, Global Nuclear Damages 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Program
 
Criterion referenced
Evaluation
 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
In the course of Hiroshima Peace Studies I and  II, students can enhance the understanding of the fundamental theories of Peace Studies. At the same time, they can broaden their understanding of global nuclear damages including Hiroshima and Nagasaki. Besides students touch on Fukushima's case from the perspectives of global nuclear damages. Classes are consisted of discussion-oriented lectures.

In the course of Hiroshima Peace Studies II, students learn about A-Bomb Damages in Hiroshima/Nagasaki, nuclear damages in Semipalatinsk and nuclear power plant accident in Chernobyl from the perspectives of Peace Studies. Students also touch on Fukushima in this class. Students should submit term paper. Students can choose a topic relating to each master thesis and make a presentation from the perspective of Peace Studies. Participation to the discussions are the most important for this class.
Students who want to take this course should have taken the course of Hiroshima Peace Studies I. 
Class Schedule lesson1 Introduction of this course
lesson2 What are Nuclear damages in Hiroshima and Nagasaki?
lesson3 What are Nuclear damages in Hiroshima and Nagasaki?
lesson4 What are Nuclear damages in Hiroshima and Nagasaki?
lesson5 Short Presentations about Effects of the Atomic Bombings
lesson6 Short Presentations about Effects of the Atomic Bombings
lesson7 The present condition of Fukushima and consider the future of Fukushima
lesson8 The present condition of Fukushima and consider the future of Fukushima
lesson9 Nuclear Damages in Semipalatinsk and Chernobyl
lesson10 Short Presentations about Nuclear Power Plants and Peace
lesson11 Short Presentations about Nuclear Power Plants and Peace
lesson12 Short Presentations about Nuclear Power Plants and Peace
lesson13 Term Paper Presentations and discussions
lesson14 Term Paper Presentations and discussions
lesson15 Term Paper Presentations and discussions 
Text/Reference
Books,etc.
Mastsugu Matsuo (2005), Peace and Conflict Studies: A Theoretical Introduction, Keisuisha
The Committee for the Compilation of Materials on Damage Caused by the Atomic Bombs in Hiroshima and Nagasaki (1981), HIROSHIMA AND NAGASAKI, The Physical, Medical, and Social Effects of the Atomic Bombings, Iwanami Shoten 
PC or AV used in
Class,etc.
Texts, Papers concerned each topic 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Review
Read texts and papers carefully 
Requirements  
Grading Method Assessment: Term paper (40%), Presentation (30%), Discussion (30%) 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Message  
Other   
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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