Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2023Year School/Graduate School Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (Professional degree course) Division of Law School Program for Law Practice Professionals
Lecture Code PA343812 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 行政法1
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Administrative law 1
フクナガ ミノル
Campus Higashi-Senda Semester/Term 2nd-Year,  First Semester,  First Semester
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (1st) Tues1-2
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
(More Details)
1) Preparation: Handouts will be uploaded on TKC. Students are expected to read example cases mentioned in "Case Book: Administrative Law" and answers to questions asked in handouts.
2) Lecture: We will deliver lectures in accordance with handouts uploaded on TKC. Lectures will be delivered in either seminar-centered or Q&A-centered depending on topics.
3) Review: Directions for review will be posted on TKC as needed. Students are expected to review classes based on the instructions. 
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 6 : Graduate Advanced
Course Area(Area) 24 : Social Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 01 : Law
Eligible Students Second year students
Keywords administrative law 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
Criterion referenced
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
【Outline of the course】
We will develop a solid base of Administrative law by considering general theories and relief acts.
1) To understand basics of Administrative law and to be able to give explanation on it.
2) To be able to interpret Administrative law systematically . 
Class Schedule 1. Rule of Law, Adjudication
2. Reviewability(1)/
3. Administrative discretion(1)
4. Administrative discretion(2)
5. Administrative discretion(3)  
6.  Administrative Procedure (1)
7.  Administrative Procedure (2)
8. Administrative Investigation
9. Rulemaking
10. Ordinance
11. Administrative Avoidance
12. taking
13. Constitutional Torts
14. Lawsuits except Actions for the Judicial Review of Adjudication
15. Reliance Interest 
Textbook: Mitsuru Noro, et al., "Case Book Administrative Law (7th ed.)", (Koubundo, 2022)
Reference books: 1) Introductory books (introduced in TKC)
2) Toshifumi Sowa and Masafumi Kaneko (ed)., "Examples of Administrative Law (4th ed.)", (Nihonhyoronsha, 2021) 
PC or AV used in
(More Details) Text,Resume,PC and so on 
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Please check on TKC for more information. 
Requirements This lecture corresponds to "1 (4) Cultivation of applied skills," "2 (2) Focus on interactive dialogue," "2 (3) Focus on case studies and research," and "2 (4) Cultivation of argumentation skills (1) Question analysis skills" in each course's implementation method. Grading is based on "accurate understanding of fundamentals and principles," "understanding of types of thinking and frameworks such as principles, modifications, and exceptions," "confirmation of legal thinking and three-stage argumentation," and "ability to accurately understand (1) texts and theories. 
Grading Method Mid-term exam: 40%, Discussion; 10%, final exam: 50% 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Message Please check on TKC for more information. 
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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