Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2022Year School/Graduate School Graduate School of Integrated Sciences for Life (Master's Course)
Lecture Code WC210100 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 応用植物科学
Subject Name
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Applied Plant Science
フジカワ ユキチ,タナカ ワカナ,トミナガ ジュン
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 1st-Year,  Second Semester,  3Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (3T) Mon5-8:Online,ABS C309
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 6 : Graduate Advanced
Course Area(Area) 26 : Biological and Life Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 01 : Agricultural Sciences
Eligible Students
Keywords Plant development, Crop yield, Gene, Mutant (Tanaka)
Plant biotechnology, Tissue culture, Gene recombinant (Fujikawa)
Plant physiology, Crop management, Smart farming (Tominaga Jun)  
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
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Class Objectives
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Students will learn plant development mechanisms involved in crop productivity and yield. They will read selected original papers, and make presentations and discussions on the papers.
The lessons will cover basic knowledge of plant physiology, conventional crop management, and modern smart farming technologies. The course will be taught through lectures and hands-on practice. (Tominaga Jun)
Class Schedule lesson1 Crop management and related plant physiology (Tominaga Jun)
lesson2 Crop management and related plant physiology (Tominaga Jun)
lesson3 Crop management and related plant physiology (Tominaga Jun)
lesson4 Smart farming technologies (Tominaga Jun)
lesson5 Smart farming technologies (Tominaga Jun)
lesson6 Prototyping of IoT device for smart farming (Tominaga Jun)
lesson7 Prototyping of IoT device for smart farming (Tominaga Jun)
lesson8 Prototyping of IoT device for smart farming (Tominaga Jun)
lesson9:Lecture (Tanaka)
lesson10:The overview of plant biotechnology(Fujikawa)
lesson11:Plant tissue culture, gene recombinant and metabolic enginnering for application to plant biotechnology(Fujikawa)
lesson12:Applicattion examples for plant biothecnology(Fujikawa)
lesson14:Presentation and discussion by students (Tanaka)
lesson15:Presentation and discussion by students (Tanaka)

A presentation video will be submitted.(Tanaka)
Examination or report assingment (Fujikawa) 
Selected papers (Tanaka)
Handout materials (Fujikawa) 
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Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Actively participate in discussions (9th, 14th, 15th;Tanaka)
Review for each lesson (10th -12 th;Fujikawa). 
Grading Method Presentation and discussion (9th, 14th, 15th; Tanaka)
Examination or Report assignment  (10th - 12th; Fujikawa) 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
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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