Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Japanese
Academic Year 2023Year School/Graduate School School of Applied Biological Science
Lecture Code L9809011 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name Insect Science
Subject Name
(Katakana)
Subject Name in
English
Insect Science
Instructor KAWAI KOUICHIROU
Instructor
(Katakana)
カワイ コウイチロウ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 2nd-Year,  Second Semester,  3Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (3T) Inte
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
(More Details)
 
This class comprises lectures, samplings and experiments. 
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction E : English
Course Level 3 : Undergraduate High-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 26 : Biological and Life Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 01 : Agricultural Sciences
Eligible Students
Keywords insect, taxonomy, morphology, physiology, utilization 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
Program
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
 
Criterion referenced
Evaluation
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
Applied Biological Science Program
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・Knowledge and understanding regarding applied biological sciences
 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
To understand basic concepts on taxonomy, morphology, evolution, physiology, ecology, management and utilization of insects. 
Class Schedule lesson1
Introduction
lesson2
Taxonomy
lesson3
Evolution
lessons4
Morphology
lesson5
Ecology
lesson6
Midterm. exam.
lessons7
Physiology
lessons8
Biochemistry
lesson9
Pest control
lesson10
Human disease agents
lesson11
Industrial utilization
lesson12
Final exam. 
Text/Reference
Books,etc.
Encyclopedia of insects 
PC or AV used in
Class,etc.
 
(More Details) Lecture using powerpoint and prints. 
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Review
To understand handout and study on related matters in advance. 
Requirements  
Grading Method Midterm exam.:30%, Final exam.:50%, Attendance 20% 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Message  
Other   
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