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Academic Year 2024Year School/Graduate School School of Applied Biological Science
Lecture Code L6021001 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 中山間地域・島しょ部連携特別講座
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Special lecture for collaboration with mountainous and island areas
ホソノ ケンジ,チョウメイ ヨウスケ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 1st-Year,  Second Semester,  3Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (3T) Weds9-10:ABS C303
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
(More Details)
Lecture with MS-PowerPoint presentation and white board. 
Credits 1.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 2 : Undergraduate Low-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 26 : Biological and Life Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 01 : Agricultural Sciences
Eligible Students All of under-graduate students in Hiroshima University
Keywords Mountainous area, Island area, Rural area, rural-and-university partnership, Agriculture-related activity, Agriculture-commerce-industry partnership, local government 
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status
within Educational
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
One of the Hiroshima University COC (Center of Community) Programs.
Unit of improvement the situation of mountainous and island areas. 
Criterion referenced
(Applicable only to targeted subjects for undergraduate students)
Class Objectives
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We study about promotion of rural society or primary industry by each parson who does activities for promoting rural areas.
The key words are local government, agriculture-related activity and agriculture-commerce-industry partnarship 
Class Schedule lesson1 Guidance
lesson2 Local government (1): Officer of Hiroshima prefecture
lesson3 Local government (2): Officer of one city or town in Hiroshima Prefecture
lesson4 Agriculture-related activity (1): Rural product development
lesson5 Agriculture-related activity (2): The case of livestock industry
lesson6 Agriculture-commerce-industry partnership (1): The case of food industry (using livestock materials)
lesson7 Agriculture-commerce-industry partnership (2): The case of food industry (using fishery materials)
lesson8 Agriculture-commerce-industry partnership (3): Rural Product
Lectures are in no paticular order.

Students should take memos of each lecture, and must hand in a small report in each lecture.

The examination is handing in a term-end report. 
Reference books are
ODAGIRI. T "The rural society will not disappear" Iwanami Shoten, 2014.
Chugoku Shimbun "Chugoku Mountainous Region - Depopulation 50 years" Miraisha. 2016 
PC or AV used in
(More Details) Documents, PowerPoint, Projector, Screen, White Board 
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Preparation and
Before each lecture, students should check information about each lecturer and its activity.
After each lecture, students should arrange memos, and hand in small report on the next week. 
Grading Method We will judge by checking your term-end report and all of your small reports 
Practical Experience Experienced  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it You will given some prior learning regarding to rural promotion policy by a professor who has a work experience at local government office in Japan.
In addition to it, every visiting lecturer has practical experiences. 
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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