Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Japanese
Academic Year 2023Year School/Graduate School School of Applied Biological Science
Lecture Code L0007003 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 生物環境学
Subject Name
(Katakana)
セイブツカンキョウガク
Subject Name in
English
Environmental Sciences for Bioproduction
Instructor HASHIMOTO TOSHIYA,OBITSU TAKETO,SAITOU HIDETOSHI,TOMIYAMA TAKESHI,TOMINAGA RUMI,NII TAKAHIRO,UEDA AKIHIRO
Instructor
(Katakana)
ハシモト トシヤ,オビツ タケト,サイトウ ヒデトシ,トミヤマ タケシ,トミナガ ルミ,ニイ タカヒロ,ウエダ アキヒロ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 2nd-Year,  First Semester,  1Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (1T) Weds1-4:ABS C206
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
(More Details)
 
Face-to-face lecture in principle
Some lectures are carried out by Online ( On demand ) .  
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 2 : Undergraduate Low-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 26 : Biological and Life Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 01 : Agricultural Sciences
Eligible Students 2nd year students
Keywords SDG_2, SDG_13, SDG_14, SDG_15, Homeostasis, Life history, Alien species, Greenhouse gases, nitrogen, phosphorus, Byproduct recycle, grassland, integrated farming 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Program
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
This lecture aims to educate students to acquire a wide range of knowledge and understanding in the realms of the natural and social sciences related to applied biology. Specifically, we provide education that allows students to acquire basic knowledge regarding food production, biotic resources, and biotechnology. 
Criterion referenced
Evaluation
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
Integrative Hydrospheric Science Program
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・Basic knowledge and understanding required for studying the expertise


Applied Animal and Plant Science Program
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・Basic knowledge and understanding required for acquiring expertise

・Knowledge and understanding regarding natural phenomena related to animal and plant production in levels of molecule, cell, and individual organism and production environment that supports the phenomena

・Knowledge and understanding regarding the mechanism of animal and plant production in fields and relation between animals and the human society and natural environment.

Food Science Program
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・Basic knowledge and understanding required for acquiring expertise

Molecular Agro-Life Science Program
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・Basic knowledge and understanding required for acquiring expertise

Applied Biological Science Program
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・Basic knowledge and understanding required for acquiring expertise 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
To understand environments surrounding biota from the viewpoints of biosphere and bioproduction. 
Class Schedule lesson01 Light and photosynthesis in the sea (Hashimoto)
lesson02 Influences of human activities on marine environments 1 : Estuary weir and dam (Hashimoto)
lesson03 Influences of human activities on marine environments 2 : Sea sand collection (Hashimoto)
lesson04 Influences of human activities on marine environments 3 : Reclamation and dredging (Hashimoto)
lesson05 Biological production in tidal flats (Tomiyama)
lesson06 Life history of aquatic animals in relation to environmental conditions (Saito)
lesson07 Introduction of alien species (Saito)
lesson08 Plant growth and environments (Tominaga)
lesson09 Responses of plants to light conditions (Tominaga)
lesson10 Plant production under environmental stresses (1) - drought, salinity, heavy metal stresses (Ueda)
lesson11 Plant production under environmental stresses (2) - temperature, light, oxidative stresses (Ueda)
lesson12 Livestock production and environmental impact (Obitsu)
lesson13 Livestock production and environmental conservation (Obitsu)
lesson14 Internal and external environment in animals (Nii)
lesson15 Thermal environment and thermoregulation (Nii)

lesson 16 End-term exam. 
Text/Reference
Books,etc.
Plant Physiology (BAIFUKAN)
Introduction to oceanography ( Kouseisha Kouseikaku )
 
PC or AV used in
Class,etc.
 
(More Details) Power Point, Handouts and movie
 
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Review
Review work, Report writing 
Requirements Basics knowledge of natural science is necessary 
Grading Method End-term exam 80%, Reports 20% 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Message  
Other   
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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