Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2024Year School/Graduate School School of Applied Biological Science
Lecture Code L3021006 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 動物生産管理学
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Production System in Livestock
カワカミ シンイチ,オビツ タケト,スギノ トシヒサ,イナブ ユウダイ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 3rd-Year,  First Semester,  2Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (2T) Tues1-4:ABS C303
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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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
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 natural phenomena related to animal and plant production in levels of molecule, cell, and individual organism and production environment that supports the phenomena

・Knowledge and understanding regarding the mechanism of animal and plant production in fields and relation between animals and the human society and natural environment.
(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
The main objective of this lecture is to learn the fundamental concept of the animal managements (husbandry) in animal production of Japan. 
Class Schedule 1) Introduction
2) Control of environment in livestock
3) Control of animal behavior (1)
4) Control of animal behavior (2)
5) Treatment of livestock manure in Japan
6) Management system of pigs in Japan
7) Management system of poultry in Japan
8) Management system of beef cattle in Japan (1)
9) Management system of beef cattle in Japan (2)
10) Management system of dairy cattle in Japan (1)
11) Management system of dairy cattle in Japan (2)
12) Management system of goats and sheep in Japan
13) Barn structure and behavior of dairy cattle in Japan
14) Application of ICT to livestock management in Japan
15) Management system of horses and rabbits in Japan
-Management and welfare of Farm Animals (Wiley-Blackwell)
PC or AV used in
(More Details) -Power points
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Reading of the reference book and prints 
Grading Method short test after each lecture and final exam 
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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