Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2022Year School/Graduate School Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering (Master's Course) Division of Advanced Science and Engineering Transportation and Environmental Systems Program
Lecture Code WSJ10108 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 輸送・環境システム特別研究
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Special Study on Transportation and Environmental Systems
ムツダ ヒデミ,カネヒラ タイガ,ナカシマ タクジ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 1st-Year,  First Semester,  Year
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Credits 4.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 7 : Graduate Special Studies
Course Area(Area) 25 : Science and Technology
Course Area(Discipline) 09 : Mechanical Engineering
Eligible Students Students of Graduate School of Advanced Science and Engineering (Master's Course)
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Class Objectives
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This course will help you acquire a wide range of skills to identify problems as well as specialized knowledge (including research ethics), experiment techniques and other skills and abilities to pursue research in the field of Transportation and Environmental Systems. In this course, you will also receive research guidance to write your Master’s Thesis. 
Class Schedule To acquire various knowledge and skills required to pursue research in the field of your specialty, you will receive personal instruction. In this course, you will engage in a variety of activities including setting a highly specialized, concrete research goal, identifying issues to be examined, learning how to collect materials, participating in rinko sessions (where each student in turn gives a presentation about a paper on a topic of his/her specialty), learning experiment methods, analyzing experiment results, keeping up on research trends, reporting on progress, and learning how to present your research results. 
Advices will be given as needed in the seminar. 
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Advices will be given as needed in the seminar. 
Grading Method Your comprehensive evaluation will be based on your learning attitude since you became a first-year student, the results of your study, research and presentations, and your interim master’s thesis presentation, the content of your master’s thesis and your final master’s thesis presentation. 
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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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