Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Japanese
Academic Year 2023Year School/Graduate School Graduate School of Biomedical and Health Sciences (Master’s Course)
Lecture Code TB011501 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 環境保健学概論
Subject Name
(Katakana)
カンキョウホケンガクガイロン
Subject Name in
English
Environmental Health
Instructor KUBO TATSUHIKO,YOSHINAGA SHINJI,YORIFUJI TAKASHI,KASHIMA SAORI,YUMIYA YUI,CHIMED OCHIR ODGEREL,TAHARA YU,FUKUNAGA AMI,SUGIYAMA AYA
Instructor
(Katakana)
クボ タツヒコ,ヨシナガ シンジ,ヨリフジ タカシ,カシマ サオリ,ユミヤ ユイ,チメド オチル オドゲレル,タハラ ユウ,フクナガ アミ,スギヤマ アヤ
Campus Kasumi Semester/Term 1st-Year,  First Semester,  1Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (1T) Thur13-14:Online
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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Basically, lectures will be delivered by on-demand.  
Please submit all lecture reports by the end of June. If you have not submitted or cannot them by the deadline, you will not be able to earn credits. For more information, check in moodle. 
Credits 1.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 5 : Graduate Basic
Course Area(Area) 27 : Health Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 01 : Medical Sciences
Eligible Students
Keywords  
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Criterion referenced
Evaluation
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Class Objectives
/Class Outline
・ Discuss the ecological approach and other strategies for achieving a vigorous society with longevity and improving quality of life, with the focus on the individual role in the balance with the ecological system.  
・ Define the major environmental factors such as global, physical, biological, and chemical environments, and describe how these factors effect human health.
・ Understand the steps in regulatory process in terms of risk assessment and management and identify current legislation and regulation regarding environmental issues.  
Class Schedule lesson1 (Apr. 13th) Japanese health system and health policy
lesson2 (Apr. 20th) Introduction to Environmental Health
lesson3 (Apr. 27th) Introduction to Chronobiology
lesson4 (May 1st) Epidemiology to Environmental Medicine
lesson5 (May 11th) Lessons from Environmental Issues and the Future
lesson6 (May 18th) Occupational Health Services for Health Care Workers
lesson7 (May 25th) After effects of atomic bomb exposure (risk assessment and management)
lesson8 (Jun. 1st) Air pollution and environmental epidemiology 
Text/Reference
Books,etc.
「NEW Preventive medicine/Public Health」(Japanese Only)(Naneido; 3rd edition)
「Social Determinants of Health 2nd edition」(M. G. Marmot, Oxford University Press)
「Disaster Occupational Health」(Japanese Only)(Roudouchousakai) 
PC or AV used in
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Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Review
Consider your role in the society based on your real-life experiences related to health. 
Requirements None 
Grading Method Students will be evaluated on their attendance and report submission status.
All lecture reports must be submitted by the end of June. No credits will be given for failure to submit reports by the end of June. 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
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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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