Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2024Year School/Graduate School School of Dentistry Program of Dentistry
Lecture Code J1503020 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 発生学
Subject Name
Subject Name in
テラヤマ リュウジ,ウチベ ケンタ,コウノ ショウヘイ
Campus Kasumi Semester/Term 2nd-Year,  First Semester,  2Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (2T) Thur1-4:DEN Large Lecture Rm
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
(More Details)
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 3 : Undergraduate High-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 27 : Health Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 02 : Dental Sciences
Eligible Students
Keywords SDG_03, Embryology 
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)
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・Knowledge regarding basic and clinical dental medicine
・Knowledge of life sciences
(Comprehensive Abilities)
・Rich humanity, understanding of professional responsibilities of a dentist, and general capabilities including basic knowledge, skills, and attitude required for putting such responsibilities into practice 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
Understanding early human development and maxillofacial development including tooth development not only at histological levels but also molecular levels. 
Class Schedule #1, Introduction to Embryology, General: Early development 1:
    Meiosis, Gametogenesis
#2, General: Early development 2:
    Ovulation to implantation,Bilaminar blastodisc, Trilaminar blastodisc
#3, General: Embryonic and fetal stages
#4, Specifics: Skeletal system, Muscular system, Cardiovascular system
#5, Specifics: Digestive System
#6, Specifics: Nervous System

#7. Specifics: Head and Neck 1
#8, Specifics: Head and neck 2
#9, Male reproductive organs
#10, Female reproductive organs
#11, Specifics: Tooth and periodontal tissue 1
#12, Specifics: Tooth and periodontal tissue 2
#13, Final Examination 
Human Embryology & Developmental Biology (Bruce M. Carlson)「MOSBY ELSEVIER」
Langman's Medical Embryology(T. W. Sadler)「Wolters Kluwer」
Ten Cate's Oral Histology(Antonio Nanci)「ELSEVIER」 
PC or AV used in
(More Details) Handouts from slide shows, PC 
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Because molecular and cellular biology are included, it is recommended to review those issues before and after the lecture. 
Requirements Note that if you do not attend 2/3 of all lectures you will not be able to take the final exam. 
Grading Method Judged by an exam and reports. 
Practical Experience Experienced  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it Faculties who were involved in the Anatomy, Histology, and Embryology class and practice will be in charge. 
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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