Hiroshima University Syllabus

Back to syllabus main page
Academic Year 2024Year School/Graduate School School of Applied Biological Science
Lecture Code L9802001 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name (AIMS) Fish Production
Subject Name
Subject Name in
(AIMS) Fish Production
サカイ ヨウイチ,トヨタ ケンジ,カワイ ケンタロウ,ウミノ テツヤ,ヨシダ マサユキ,サイトウ ヒデトシ,トミヤマ タケシ,ワカバヤシ カオリ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 2nd-Year,  First Semester,  Intensive
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (Int) Inte:ABS C203
Lesson Style Lecture/Practical Lesson Style
(More Details)
Classroom lecture, laboratory experiment and field trip 
Credits 3.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction E : English
Course Level 3 : Undergraduate High-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 26 : Biological and Life Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 01 : Agricultural Sciences
Eligible Students AIMS-HU & PEACE incoming students
Keywords SDG_14, Fish biology, Ecology, Fisheries, Life history, Aquaculture, Diseases
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)
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
The lecture consists of following subjects; biology, behavioral ecology, culture and pathology of important fish resources in Japan.  
Class Schedule Lesson 1 Fish and fisheries in Japan (Lecture by Tomiyama) & Quiz
Lesson 2 Fish life history (Lecture & Experiment by Tomiyama)
Lesson 3 Aquaculture (Lecture by Umino) & Quiz
Lesson 4 Problems in aquaculture (Lecture by Umino)
Lesson 5 Fish reproduction (Lecture by Kawai) & Quiz
Lesson 6 Fish eggs and ecological stugy (Lecture & Experiment by Kawai)
Lesson 7 Introduction of alien fish in Japan (Lecture by Saito) & Quiz
Lesson 8 Observation of alien fish (Lecture & Experiment by Saito)
Lesson 9 Fish neurobiology (Lecture by Yoshida) & Quiz
Lesson 10 Neurobiology and behavior (Lecture & Experiment by Yoshida)
Lesson 11 Aquaculture of marine shellfish (Lecture by Wakabayashi) & Quiz
Lesson 12 Techniques for marine shellfish aquaculture (Lecture & Experiment by Wakabayashi)
Lesson 13 Fish behavior and sexuality (Lecture by Sakai) & Quiz
Lesson 14 Fish tagging methods (Lecture & Experiment by Sakai)
Lesson 15 Benthos biology (Lecture & Experiment by New staff)

Lesson 16 Final Exam

Field trip: Hiroshima City Fisheries Promotion Center 
Text and handout will be given in the class as necessary 
PC or AV used in
(More Details) PC projector will be used. 
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Follow the instruction of each lecturer.  
Requirements This course is provided in English.
There are limits on the number of student. (Decide by lot if there are many applicants)  
Grading Method Quiz 5% x 8 times= 40 %; Final exam 60%
90-100% Excellent (S)
80-89% Very Good (A)
70-79% Good (B)
60-69% Fair (C)
0-59%% Fail (D) 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Other This course is provided by the AIMS-HU program. 
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. 
Back to syllabus main page