Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2023Year School/Graduate School Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (Doctoral Course) Division of Educational Sciences Educational Studies Program
Lecture Code WNCD9000 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 高等教育学講究I
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Research into Higher Education I
コウ フクトウ,ダイゼン ツカサ,キム ヤンソン,サクライ ユウスケ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 1st-Year,  First Semester,  First Semester
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (1st) Thur5-6:Faculty Office
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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The aim of this course is to teach students how to start their doctoral research process, including choose their research topic, identify a research problem, develop clear research questions, create a design to answer them, collect data, and write their thesis. 
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 7 : Graduate Special Studies
Course Area(Area) 24 : Social Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 07 : Education
Eligible Students doctoral students
Keywords Literature review, research questions and design, data collection, dissertation writing 
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
This course helps students how to start their research process as a doctoral student and complete a doctroal thesis. 
Class Schedule lesson1 Orientation
lesson2 starting research process
lesson3 starting research process
lesson4 starting research process
lesson5 starting research process
lesson6 starting research process
lesson7 starting research process
lesson8 starting research process
lesson9 starting research process
lesson10 starting research process
lesson11 starting research process
lesson12 starting research process
lesson13 starting research process
lesson14 starting research process
lesson15 starting research process 
Assigned reading materials in advance. 
PC or AV used in
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Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Students are required to read assigned materials, actively participate in discussion, as well as prepare reports in advance by some instructors. 
Grading Method Students participation in the course, their engagement in discussion and presentation will be evaluated. 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
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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