Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2024Year School/Graduate School School of Applied Biological Science
Lecture Code L3009006 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 酪農フィールド科学演習
Subject Name
ラクノウ フィールド カガクエンシュウ
Subject Name in
Seminar in Dairy Field Science
クロカワ ユウゾウ,タケイ ヒロマサ,セオ アイラ,スズキ ナオキ,スギノ トシヒサ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 3rd-Year,  First Semester,  Intensive
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (Int) Inte
Lesson Style Seminar Lesson Style
(More Details)
You have a farming experience at university farm, lodging at a university accommodation. 
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 3 : Undergraduate High-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 26 : Biological and Life Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 01 : Agricultural Sciences
Eligible Students
Keywords Practical work experience 
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)
Applied Animal and Plant Science Program
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・Knowledge and understanding regarding the mechanism of animal and plant production in fields and relation between animals and the human society and natural environment.
(Abilities and Skills)
・Basic techniques for handling and testing of animals and plants and those for breeding, cultivation, and management
・Ability for basic evaluation of breeding environment in fields of animal and plant production

(Comprehensive Abilities)
・Ability to identify issues that he/she should pursue for a specific phenomenon related to animal and plant production, organize his/her own opinion, logically publish them orally and/or in writing, and discuss the topic 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
Designed for students majoring agriculture (including animal science) and students who are interested in dairy science, this course will provide practical experience in dairy production and management. Students will be familiarized with milk and milk products, artificial insemination, lactation and feeding through handling dairy cows. 
Class Schedule Aug. 27th, Meet at the designated place (JR Saijo Station). Course introduction.
Aug. 28th, Feeding and managing dairy cows. Milking and milk production.
Aug. 29st, Reproductive management of dairy cows. Smart farming. Digital transformation.
Aug. 30th, Presentation and discussion. 
Handouts are provided. 
PC or AV used in
(More Details) PC and LCD 
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Handouts are provided. 
Grading Method Attitude, presentation and take home assignments. 
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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