Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2024Year School/Graduate School Liberal Arts Education Program
Lecture Code 63361112 Subject Classification Foundation Courses
Subject Name 生物学実験法・同実験I[1理生,1理地,1工三]
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Experimental Methods and Laboratory Work in Biology I
ヒコサカ アキラ,ナカガワ ナオキ,カツヤマ チエ,コバヤシ ユウキ
Campus Higashi-Hiroshima Semester/Term 1st-Year,  Second Semester,  3Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (3T) Fri1-4:See Momiji Website for the detail.(Higashi-Hiroshima Campus)
Lesson Style Lecture/Experiment Lesson Style
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Lecture and experiment 
Credits 1.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 1 : Undergraduate Introductory
Course Area(Area) 26 : Biological and Life Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 03 : Basic Biology
Eligible Students 1 Year
Special Subject for Teacher Education   Special Subject  
Class Status within
Liberal Arts Education
As pre-specialized education, which is organically linked to specialized education, Foundation Courses are aimed at providing students with the basic knowledge necessary to understand specialized studies in their chosen areas, and thereby providing them w 
Expected OutcomeTo understand, acquire, and be able to explain the logical structure and system of the basic disciplines in accordance with each subject and the knowledge and skills necessary for further academic development. 
Class Objectives
/Class Outline
This is a laboratory course to learn basic taxonomy, morphology, physiology, embryology, cytology, and molecular biology. Objectives of this course are facilitation of the development of insight through observation and to understand rules and principle of life. 
Class Schedule lesson1 Guidance/ how to use a light microscope
lesson2 Plant epidermal cells/ cytoplasmic streaming
lesson3 Animal tissues/ eye
lesson4 Mitosis/ root meristematic tissue
lesson5 Meiosis/ pollen mother cell
lesson6 Agarose electrophoresis of DNA
lesson7 Polytene chromosomes/ salivary grand of dipteran larvae
lesson8 Summary and supplementation 
Drawing paper (Kent paper, B5 size), pencils (H or 2H) and textbook(フローチャート標準生物学実験 (実教出版). 
PC or AV used in
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Preparation and
Reviewing introductory biology textbooks is highly recommended. 
Requirements This class should be taken together with Experimental Methods and Laboratory Work in Biology II. 
Grading Method Attendance in all lectures and laboratory works are mandatory. The grade evaluation will be made based on your report for each subject. 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
Other In case of excess applications, the participants will be chosen by a lottery. 
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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