Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2023Year School/Graduate School School of Integrated Arts and Sciences Department of Integrated Arts and Sciences
Lecture Code ANM17001 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 数理幾何
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Instructor IIMA MAKOTO
イイマ マコト
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 3rd-Year,  First Semester,  1Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (1T) Tues5-8:IAS C808
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 3 : Undergraduate High-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 25 : Science and Technology
Course Area(Discipline) 01 : Mathematics/Statistics
Eligible Students
Keywords Curve, surface, curvature, area
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
The aim of this course is to improve calculation skills, comprehend the image of figures, and understand the relationship between the mathematical world and our real lives.
Criterion referenced
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
Integrated Arts and Sciences
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・Knowledge and understanding of the importance and characteristics of each discipline and basic theoretical framework.
(Abilities and Skills)
・The ability and skills to specify necessary theories and methods for consideration of issues.
(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
We study curves and surfaces in terms of mathematical language. After explaining several properties of these figures, we study their applications in our daily life.
Class Schedule 1. Characterization of vector fields
2. Characterization of curves
3. Characterization of surfaces

Final examination
Textbooks and/or reference books will be suggested on the class. 
PC or AV used in
(More Details) Handouts, video
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Reviewing the contents of each lecture every week is encouraged.
Requirements It is necessary to have studied linear algebra and calculus at the undergraduate introductory level.
Grading Method Examination or Reports.
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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