Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2022Year School/Graduate School Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (Master's Course) Division of Educational Sciences International Education Development Program
Lecture Code WNE02702 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name Fieldwork
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Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 1st-Year,  Second Semester,  Intensive
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Lesson Style Practical Lesson Style
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Investigation research activity that is performed in Japan and/or overseas 
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction O : Others
Course Level 5 : Graduate Basic
Course Area(Area) 21 : Fundamental Competencies for Working Persons
Course Area(Discipline) 06 : Globalization/International cooperation studies
Eligible Students
Keywords Fieldwork 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
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Class Objectives
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This course is for fieldwork, which is a research activity performed inside and/or outside of Japan. Before conducting fieldwork, students should develop a fieldwork plan with their main academic supervisor. Credits will be given after a successful completion of fieldwork and the evaluation of a fieldwork report.   
Class Schedule 1. Students should develop a fieldwork plan by consulting with their main academic supervisor, before starting fieldwork. The minimum length of fieldwork is 2 weeks.
2. Upon the completion of fieldwork, students should submit the following documents: 1) Application for Recognition of Credits, and 2) Fieldwork Report, whose minimum length is 4 pages in A4 format. Students are encouraged to submit the above documents within 1 or 2 months after finishing the fieldwork, although the final deadline of submission is the end of the following semester.
3. Students will be graded based on their fieldwork report and their achievements by the main academic supervisor.

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Students must cunsult with their academic supervisor and acquire suffucient information about their research field in advance. 
Requirements MyMOMIJI course registration is not required. Students should obtain the necessary forms at the student support section of the administration office after the fieldwork. 
Grading Method Students will be evaluated based on their fieldwork report and their achievements by the main academic advisor.  
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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