Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Japanese
Academic Year 2021Year School/Graduate School Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering (Master's Course)
Lecture Code WRA10301 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 知的財産及び財務・会計論
Subject Name
(Katakana)
チテキザイサンオヨビザイム・カイケイロン
Subject Name in
English
Intellectual Property, Finance and Accounting
Instructor ITO TAKAO
Instructor
(Katakana)
イトウ タカオ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 1st-Year,  Second Semester,  3Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (3T) Tues5-6:Online
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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Lecture, Group discussion, and Student’s presentation 
Credits 1.0 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) 05 : Diversity
Eligible Students
Keywords Intellectual property, patent, industrial property right, application, intellectual property strategy, finance, accounting, balance sheet, profit and loss statement, cash-flows statement 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Program
 
Criterion referenced
Evaluation
 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
Objectives: Intellectual property and finance and accounting are included in this course. You will learn legal issues about intellectual property, and patent in intellectual property, and basic knowledge of the finance and accounting techniques in finance and accounting.
Outline: In intellectual property, Patent Act, writing techniques of patent specification, Design Act, and patent litigation associated with technology and corporate management will be discussed. In finance and accounting, all of the basic knowledge not only for engineers, but also for middle class managers and CEO including balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and cash-flows statement will be provided. 
Class Schedule lesson1 Guidance and Introduction
lesson2 Intellectual Property
lesson3 Patent Act
lesson4 Writing Techniques of Patent Specification
lesson5 Practical Exercises of Writing Techniques of Patent Specification
lesson6 Equity Finance
lesson7 Corporate Analysis
lesson8 Summary

Reports and exercises associated with Intellectual property, patent, industrial property right, application, intellectual property strategy, finance, accounting, balance sheet, profit and loss statement, cash-flows statement are
required. 
Text/Reference
Books,etc.
1) Japan Patent Office, Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, METI (2011) Standard textbook for industrial property rights (Patent), National Center for Industrial Property Information and Training (INPIT).
2) Yoshihiro Tokuga (2011) Basic concepts of corporate accounting, Chuokeizai-Sha Inc.
3) Yoshihiro Tokuga (2000) International accounting theory, Chuokeizai-Sha Inc. 
PC or AV used in
Class,etc.
 
(More Details) Computer and projector 
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Review
Do preparations and reviews for all classes. Learn how to explain intellectual property, patent, industrial property right, application, intellectual property strategy, finance, accounting, balance sheet, profit and loss statement, cash-flows statement. 
Requirements No marks are subtracted if you say something “wrong”. This helps other students clarify their misconceptions. If you have something to say, no matter how silly, raise your hand. Class participation is crucial because it helps you build self confidence.
Probability statistics and mathematics of differential and integral will be helpful to understand the basic issues. 
Grading Method Learning attitudes25%+ Individual and/or group discussion30%+ Final presentation and/or final report45% 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Message First and most important thing is that the graduate students of science and technology should have their own high professional skills and technologies. This course provides all students a new perspective of intellectual property, finance and accounting based upon MOT and Venture Business (MOT-1). In this course, you will learn many successful stories, knowledge and skills of intellectual property, finance and accounting related with technology management. I will strongly recommend you because this is one of the useful courses for all graduate students. In addition, etiquette for lecturers, particularly the part-time lecturers is required. 
Other The VBL office is in charge of all courses of Management of Technology (MOT). 
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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