Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Japanese
Academic Year 2023Year School/Graduate School Liberal Arts Education Program
Lecture Code 68080001 Subject Classification Foundation Courses
Subject Name 初修生物学[1医,1歯,1薬]
Subject Name
(Katakana)
シヨシユウセイブツガク
Subject Name in
English
Foundation biology for life science
Instructor OZAWA KOICHIRO,IKEGAMI KOJI,KAMINUMA OSAMU,TAKAHASHI ICHIRO,MIURA KENTO,YOSHII MICHIKO,SUGITA MAKOTO
Instructor
(Katakana)
オザワ コウイチロウ,イケガミ コウジ,カミヌマ オサム,タカハシ イチロウ,ミウラ ケント,ヨシイ ミチコ,スギタ マコト
Campus Across Campuses (videoconferencing, etc.) Semester/Term 1st-Year,  First Semester,  1Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (1T) Weds1-4:Online,霞R203講義室,霞R204講義室
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
(More Details)
 
Lecture and using blackboard and projector 
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 1 : Undergraduate Introductory
Course Area(Area) 26 : Biological and Life Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 03 : Basic Biology
Eligible Students First-year undergraduates
Keywords Origin of life, evolutionary biology and phylogenetic, laws of inheritance and gene expression, protein, cell structure and function, development and reproduction, metabolism and signal transduction, human disease, human health 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status within
Liberal Arts Education
This lecture is placed in general education .  It is remedial education to student who did not study physics in a high school. 
Expected OutcomeTo understand, acquire, and explain the logical framework and systems in biology, as well as the basic knowledge necessary for the formation of the discipline. 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
To build the basics for the student who did not study biology in a high school to learn physics at a university. 
Class Schedule lesson1
Orientation
evolutionary biology and phylogenetic ; origin of life, evolutionary biology,  species, populations, phylogenetic
lesson2
Life; function and regulation (2); botany
lesson3
Life; cell structure and function (1); organelle, structure and function
lesson4
Life; laws of inheritance and gene expression(3); DNA and RNA, DNA replication, protein biosynthesis
lesson5
Life; cell structure and function (2); structure and function of protein, structure and function of enzyme
lesson6
Life; cell structure and function (2); structure and function of protein, structure and function of enzyme
lesson7
lesson8
Life; development and reproduction; cell division and development, mechanisms of reproduction
lesson9
Life; function and regulation (2); muscle and protein, regulation
lesson10
Life; laws of inheritance and gene expression(1); phenotype  and Mender’s laws of inheritance
lesson11
Life; laws of inheritance and gene expression(1); phenotype  and Mender’s laws of inheritance
lesson12
Life; laws of inheritance and gene expression(2); chromosome and gene, genetically modification, sex linkage
lesson13
Life; function and regulation (3); homeostasis, regulation
lesson14
Life; function and regulation (4); immunity
lesson15
Life; function and regulation (5); signal transduction 
Text/Reference
Books,etc.
Text: Illustrated life science, Kyoto Hirokawa 
PC or AV used in
Class,etc.
 
(More Details) Blackboard and projector 
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Review
lesson 1: Please read “origin of life”of the resume and review the class.  You will take a small test in a next beginning.
lesson 2: Please read “botany”of the resume and review the class.  You will take a small test in a next beginning.
lesson 3: Please read chapter 1 of the text and review the class.  You will take a small test in a next beginning.
lesson 4: Please read chapter 7 of the text and review the class.  You will take a small test in a next beginning.
lesson 5, 6: Please read chapter 4 of the text and review the class.  You will take a small test in a next beginning.
lesson 7:
lesson 8: Please read chapter 3 of the text and review the class.  You will take a small test in a next beginning.
lesson 9: Please read “muscle and protein”of the resume and review the class.  You will take a small test in a next beginning.
lesson 10: Please read chapter 6 of the text and review the class.  You will take a small test in a next beginning.
lesson 11: Please read chapter 3 of the text and review the class.  You will take a small test in a next beginning.
lesson 12: Please read chapter 6 of the text and review the class.  You will take a small test in a next beginning.
lesson 13: Please read chapter 8-3, 8-4, and 8-5 of the text and review the class.  You will take a small test in a next beginning.
lesson 14: Please read chapter 9 of the text and review the class.  You will take a small test in a next beginning.
lesson 15: Please read chapter 8-1and 8-2 of the text and review the class.  You will take a small test in a next beginning. 
Requirements None 
Grading Method The mid-term examination 45 points, the term examination 45 points, small tests 10 points; 100 points in total. 
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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