Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Japanese
Academic Year 2020Year School/Graduate School Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (Master's Course) Division of Educational Sciences Educational Studies Program
Lecture Code WNC59050 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 学費政策論
Subject Name
(Katakana)
 
Subject Name in
English
Tuition and Student Financial Aid Policy
Instructor YOSHIDA KANA
Instructor
(Katakana)
ヨシダ カナ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 1st-Year,  Second Semester,  Second Semester
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (2nd) Thur3-4
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
【More Details】
Lecture, discussion, presentation 
Credits 2 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 5 : Graduate Basic
Course Area(Area) 24 : Social Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 07 : Education
Eligible Students  
Keywords higher education policy, higher education finance, tuition policy, student financial aid policy, university entrance, equal opportunity in Higher Education, free tuition, grants/scholarships, loans, work-study, high-tuition / high-aid policy 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Program
 
Criterion referenced
Evaluation
 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
This lecture focuses on the higher education policy on tuition fees and student aid, aims to compare trends and issues in Japan and other countries. In some countries, college tuition is set free and inexpensive, while in other countries high tuition fees are charged. The government needs to provide financial support, such as grants, scholarships, loans, and work-study to guarantee the right to study in higher education and equal opportunities for students who are difficult to enter the universities for economic reasons. However, the method varies from country to country and is not uniform. Therefore, in this lecture, reading of academic papers on tuition fees and student aid policy, report, carried out the debate, to consider the ideal way of tuition fees and student aid policy. 
Class Schedule lesson1  Introduction-what is tuition fees and student financial aid policy?-
lesson2  Establishment and development of tuition and student financial aid policies
lesson3  Trends in tuition and student financial aid policies
lesson4  National University finance and tuition / student financial aid
lesson5  Private University finance and tuition / student financial aid
lesson6  Effect of student financial aid policy
lesson7  Policy models and international comparisons
lesson8  Tuition and student financial aid policies of foreign countries (USA)
lesson9   Tuition and student financial aid policies of foreign countries (Australia)
lesson10  Tuition and student financial aid policies of foreign countries (UK)
lesson11   Tuition and student financial aid policies of foreign countries (Sweden)
lesson12   Tuition and student financial aid policies of foreign countries (Korea)
lesson13   Tuition and student financial aid policies of foreign countries (China)
lesson14  Discussion
lesson15  Conclusion and future issues

final report 
Text/Reference
Books,etc.
See the syllabus written in Japanese 
PC or AV used in
Class,etc.
PowerPoint, handouts 
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Review
・ Read the handouts in advance. Present at the first day of class.
・ In the 8th to 13th sessions, the person in charge reports the contents of the paper in a resume format. Resumes must be submitted by the day before the class.
 
Requirements  
Grading Method Comprehensively evaluate presentations, discussions, comment sheets and final reports. 
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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