Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2024Year School/Graduate School School of Applied Biological Science
Lecture Code L6007001 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 里海フィールド演習
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Seminar in Fildwork on Community Coasts
ハシモト トシヤ,コンドウ ユウスケ,オオツカ ススム,ナカグチ カズミツ,カトウ アキ,ヤマグチ シュウヘイ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 1st-Year,  First Semester,  Intensive
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Lesson Style Seminar Lesson Style
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Seminar, Outdoor practice, Training Vessel 
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 1 : Undergraduate Introductory
Course Area(Area) 26 : Biological and Life Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 01 : Agricultural Sciences
Eligible Students Primarily for students from other universities. However, if the course does not fill to capacity, undergraduate students from the Faculty of Applied Biological Science may also enroll.
Keywords SDG_14, Seto Inland Sea, Community Coasts "Satoumi", Aquatic Ecosystem, Tidal Flats, Sea Glass Beds
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within Educational
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
To understand relationships between aquatic ecosystem and human societies
Understanding on economic trend regarding management, breeding, and use of aquatic resources and fishery 
Criterion referenced
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Class Objectives
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To understand relationships between aquatic ecosystem and human societies 
Class Schedule This course is held as an intensive residential course during summer break.
1st Day ( Training Vessel )
  Lecture on the Marine Environment of the Seto Inland Sea
  Examination about the Lecture
  Field Observation : Measurement of Secchi Disk Depth and Water Color
  Field Observation : Measurement of Water Temperature and Salinity using CTD System
  Field Observation : Collection of Bottom Water
  Field Observation : Collection and Observation of the Benthos
2nd Day ( Marine Science Station )
  Lecture on the Tidal Flats and Sea Glass Beds
  Collection and Observation of Fish Eggs and Larvae
  Observation and Identification of the Collection
3th Day ( Marine Science Station )
  General Consideration and Oral Presentatio

It is necessary to submit several reports during this seminar.

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Umi karano dengon: shin setōchigaku 海からの伝言-新せとうち学 [Messages from the Sea: New Setōchi Studies], Chūgoku Shinbunsha 中国新聞社
Higata no kani no shizenshi 干潟のカニの自然誌 [A Natural History of Tidal Flats’ Crabs], Heibonsha 平凡社
Nihon dōbutsu daihyakka 日本動物大百科 [Encyclopedia of Animals in Japan] Vol. 6 & 7, Heibonsha 平凡社
Nihon no kaisō: kihon 284 日本の海藻-基本284 [284 Basic Types of Japanese Seaweed], Heibonsha 平凡社
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Basics knowledge on physical-oceanography and biological-oceanography is necessary. 
Requirements Students may not cancel after applying.
The number of participants in this seminar is limited to 12 students 
Grading Method Attitude/approach to course (60%), presentation (20%), report (20%) 
Practical Experience Experienced  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it Main lecturer (Hashimoto) was employed at the meteorological service company. 
Message Schedule of 2024 : From 28th August To 30th August 
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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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