Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2023Year School/Graduate School School of Dentistry Program of Dentistry
Lecture Code J1502042 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 局所解剖学II
Subject Name
キョクショカイボウガク II
Subject Name in
Topographic Anatomy II
テラヤマ リュウジ,ウチベ ケンタ
Campus Kasumi Semester/Term 1st-Year,  Second Semester,  4Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (4T) Weds5-6:DEN Lecture Rm 6
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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Credits 1.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 3 : Undergraduate High-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 27 : Health Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 02 : Dental Sciences
Eligible Students 1st grade students
Keywords Human anatomy 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
For the dentist, the anatomical knowledge not only about the mouth and related region but also for the fundamental structures of a human whole body is essential, in order to plan the restoration, maintenance, and improvement of health of the whole body.
So, this practice is very important in the dentistry program.
Criterion referenced
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・Knowledge regarding basic and clinical dental medicine
・Knowledge of life sciences
(Abilities and Skills)
・Basic skills required for conducting experiments and presentations
(Comprehensive Abilities)
・Rich humanity, understanding of professional responsibilities of a dentist, and general capabilities including basic knowledge, skills, and attitude required for putting such responsibilities into practice 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
In addition to learning the topographic anatomy of each part of the human body necessary to carry out the anatomy practice, the dissection procedure of the anatomy practice will be simulated. 
Class Schedule A detailed schedule will be presented separately in the Instruction booklet.

Oral and written examinations will be done in the middle and the end of the practice. 
An instruction booklet will be distributed before the practice start. It is impossible to have practice only in the instruction book that we prepared, and the textbook used for the class "Anatomy" is essential.  In addition, Anatomy Training Atlas is used as a textbook. 
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Learning techniques to be incorporated  
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Preparation and
Preparation is essential for smooth practice and deepening anatomy understanding. Be sure to prepare for the practical with regard to the learning tasks in the instruction booklet. Since the amount of knowledge is enormous, review is also essential. Remembering names is not anatomy. Read the text of the reference book carefully and remember that the purpose is to understand the structure of the human body. 
Grading Method Topographic Anatomy I and II and Anatomy Practical I and II are all added up for a common evaluation. Examination, sketches of dissected body, scores of reports, and attitude in the practice are included for the final evaluation. Oral and written examinations are done in the middle and the end of practice. When the overall points of the written examination are less than 60% of scores, re-examination will be done at once. As a result of a re-examination, when a score is less than 60%, it is considered as a failure. 
Practical Experience Experienced  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it Faculties who were involved in the Anatomy class and practice will be in charge. 
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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