Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2021Year School/Graduate School Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering (Master's Course) Division of Advanced Science and Engineering Informatics and Data Science Program
Lecture Code WSN21501 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 情報システム論
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Information Systems
アイバラ レイジ,コンドウ トオル
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 1st-Year,  Second Semester,  3Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (3T) Mon5-8:IMC-Main 2F Seminar Rm
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
(More Details)
Lecture-oriented class and student presentation. 
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language on Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 5 : Graduate Basic
Course Area(Area) 25 : Science and Technology
Course Area(Discipline) 02 : Information Science
Eligible Students
Keywords Information systems, computer networks 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Criterion referenced
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
Information infrastructures, i.e., the Internet and smart devices, have become a part of modern life, and are supported by the remarkable development of computers and information communication technologies.   In this class, we discuss the fundamental technologies promoting such a changing society.   In particular, we discuss computer network protocols, architecture, and their applications. (Reiji Aibara and Tohru Kondo) 
Class Schedule Lesson 1: Introduction to the class (Reiji Aibara and Tohru Kondo)

Lesson 2: History of the Internet (Reiji Aibara)
Lesson 3: Client / Server system and its applications (Tohru Kondo)
Lesson 4: Abstract of computer network protocols (Reiji Aibara)
Lesson 5: P2P system and its applications (Tohru Kondo)
Lesson 6: Internet Protocol (Reiji Aibara)
Lesson 7: Network technology constructing large scale distributed systems (Tohru Kondo)
Lesson 8: Transport Protocol (Reiji Aibara)
Lesson 9: Framework for distributed processing systems (Tohru Kondo)
Lesson 10: Application Protocol (Reiji Aibara)
Lesson 11: Cloud computing technology (Tohru Kondo)
Lesson 12: Case study of a large scale campus network (Reiji Aibara)
Lesson 13: Cloud computing and web services (Tohru Kondo)
Lesson 14: Discussion on computer network protocols (Reiji Aibara)
Lesson 15: Discussion on large scale distributed systems (Tohru Kondo)

Report submission will be required. 
Handouts will be provided. 
PC or AV used in
(More Details) PowerPoint will be used. 
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Read the materials, participate in the discussions, and perform all tasks. 
Grading Method Active participation in classes: 50% and homework: 50%. 
Practical Experience Experienced  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it AIBARA Reiji (from January 1994 to present) and KONDO Tohru (from June 2006 to present) were engaged in the management and operation of campus networks and computer systems at Hiroshima University. Lecturers give the lecture utilizing their work experience. 
Other The language of instruction will be decided and announced by the instructor on the first day of class based on the language proficiency of the students. 
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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