Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2022Year School/Graduate School School of Integrated Arts and Sciences Department of Integrated Arts and Sciences
Lecture Code ASF24001 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 地域調査演習IA
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Seminar on Field Research for Area Studies IA
ナガサカ イタル,ナカヤシキ チヒロ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 3rd-Year,  First Semester,  1Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (1T) Tues5-8:IAS K105
Lesson Style Seminar Lesson Style
(More Details)
Students are required to join fielwork training camp which will take place in local communities in Hiroshima for three days. They are also required to read the  reading materials before classes begin, and to give presentations on papers in the list and their own fieldwork.   
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 3 : Undergraduate High-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 23 : Arts and Humanities
Course Area(Discipline) 11 : Cultural Anthropology
Eligible Students
Keywords Cultural anthropology, fieldwork, life history approach  
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
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Criterion referenced
Integrated Arts and Sciences
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・The knowledge and understanding  to fully recognize the mutual relations and their importance among individual academic diciplines.
(Abilities and Skills)
・The abilities and skills to summarize one's own research in reports or academic papers, and to deliver presentations at a seminar or research meetings, and to answer questions.
(Comprehensive Abilities)
・The general ability to discover issues based on the ethics in research and subjective intellectual interests, and make planning to solve them. 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
This is a fieldwork training course. The fieldwork training camp will be conducted in Hiroshima Prefecture. The goal of this course is to provide students with relevant knowledge and basic skills for anthropological fieldwork.  
Class Schedule See Japanese Syllabus 
A list of reading materials and detailed information of the fieldwork training camp will be provided during the first class. 
PC or AV used in
(More Details) Handouts,  and audiovisual equipments 
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
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Requirements Students are required to register BOTH Seminar on Field Research for Area Studies IA AND Seminar on Field Research for Area Studies IB in the same year.   
Grading Method See Japanese syllabus 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Message See Japanese syllabus 
Other See Japanese syllabus 
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