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Academic Year 2024Year School/Graduate School School of Pharmaceutical Sciences Program of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Lecture Code I7086001 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 生薬学・臨床漢方学
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Clinical Kampo Medicine
マツナミ カツヨシ
Campus Kasumi Semester/Term 3rd-Year,  First Semester,  1Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (1T) Mon1-4:PHS Lecture Rm 2
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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Lecture (power point slide, writing on the blackboard, quiz) 
Credits 2.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction B : Japanese/English
Course Level 3 : Undergraduate High-Intermediate
Course Area(Area) 27 : Health Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 03 : Pharmaceutical Sciences
Eligible Students Third-year undergraduates of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Keywords SDGs_3, SDGs_4, Alkaloid, Basic Kampo theory, Clinical Kampo medicine 
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)
Pharmaceutical Sciences
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・The basic knowledge and understanding of basic structures, physical characters and reaction of medicine and other inorganic and organic compounds. ●quality ⑤

Medicinal Sciences
(Knowledge and Understanding)
・The knowledge of chemical compounds including medicine.
(Comprehensive Abilities)
・1. The active attitude of dealing with issues on drug development and environmental hygiene.  2. The social responsibility as a specialist of drug development and environmental hygiene.  3. The comprehensive, scientific and calm attitude to solve problems.  4. The cooperative attitude in team research.  5. The ability to make communication and presentation.  6. The ability of assessment and analysis.  7. The active usage of information technology and the management ability.  8. The ethical consideration toward genetically modified foods and animal experiments 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
1. To learn plant origins, biosynthetic pathways, and pharmacological activities of terpenes and alkaloids.
2. To learn Basic Kampo theory and clinical Kampo treatment 
Class Schedule lesson1 Introduction of alkaloids
lesson2 Alkaloids derived from ornithine and lysine
lesson3 Alkaloids derived from tyrosine
lesson4 Alkaloids derived from tryptophan
lesson5 Alkaloids derived from anthranilic acid, histidine and nicotinic acid
lesson6 Alkaloids derived by amination reaction
lesson7 Midterm exam (Alkaloid)
lesson8 Basic Kampo theory
lesson9 Respiratory diseases
lesson10 Gynecological and gerontological diseases(1)
lesson11 Gynecological and gerontological diseases(2)
lesson12 Digestive problems(1)
lesson13 Digestive problems(2)
lesson14 Cancer etc.
lesson15 Final exam (Clinical Kampo Medicine) 
PC or AV used in
(More Details) Handouts, slide presentation, and writing on the blackboard 
Learning techniques to be incorporated  
Suggestions on
Preparation and
Review the lecture with the handouts 
Grading Method Midterm exam (40) , final exam (40), quiz (20)
Criterion for passing: ≧60  
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Message Questions are welcomed at any time via email or in person. However, in the case of in-person meetings, prior contact via email is preferred. 
Other Handouts are reviewed annually following student's comments.
In this course, students will master the content of the following SBOs.
C5-(1)-①-1, C5-(1)-①-2, C5-(1)-①-3, C5-(1)-①-4, C5-(1)-②-1, C5-(1)-③-1, C5-(1)-③-2, C5-(2)-①-1, C5-(2)-①-2, C5-(2)-①-3, C5-(2)-①-4, C5-(2)-①-5, C5-(2)-②-1, C5-(2)-②-2, C5 -(2)-③-1, C5-(2)-④-1, C5-(2)-④-2, C5-(2)-④-3, E2-(10)-②-1, E2-(10)-②-2, E2-(10)-②-3 
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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