Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2022Year School/Graduate School Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (Professional degree course) Division of Law School Program for Law Practice Professionals
Lecture Code PA350411 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 刑事訴訟法2
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Crimial Procedure II
ホッタ ヒサノリ
Campus Higashi-Senda Semester/Term 2nd-Year,  Second Semester,  3Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (3T) Thur7-8
Lesson Style Seminar Lesson Style
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This course is conducted in a lecture format. 
Credits 1.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 6 : Graduate Advanced
Course Area(Area) 24 : Social Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 01 : Law
Eligible Students
Keywords criminal procedure, institution of prosecution, trial, evidence 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
I will offer basic legal knowledge and understanding which is necessary for students to go through the legal training process. 
Criterion referenced
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
【Class Objectives】
Students who will successfully complete this course will be able to
1) explain important basic concepts concerning the criminal procedure law to others persuasively.
2) explain interpretive issues concerning the criminal procedure law to others persuasively.
【Class Outline】
I will lecture about basic issues concerning the criminal procedure law in Japan. I will focus on prosecution, trial, and evidence in this course. 
Class Schedule 1. Institution of prosecution 1
2. Institution of prosecution 2
3. Trial and evidence 1
4. Evidence 2
5. Evidence 3
6. Evidence 4
7. Evidence 5
8. Review
Textbook: Takashi Uto, et al., "Criminal Procedure Law (2nd ed.)", ( Yuhikaku, 2018 )
I will explain in detail in the first class. 
PC or AV used in
(More Details) Handouts. 
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
I will explain in detail in the first class. 
Grading Method Term-end examination: 90%
Discussion in the class: 10% 
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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