Hiroshima University Syllabus

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Academic Year 2024Year School/Graduate School Graduate School of Humanities and Social Sciences (Professional degree course) Division of Law School Program for Law Practice Professionals
Lecture Code PA349611 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 刑法C
Subject Name
Subject Name in
Criminal Law C
Instructor HIYAMA EMI
ヒヤマ エミ
Campus Higashi-Senda Semester/Term 2nd-Year,  First Semester,  2Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (2T) Thur5-6
Lesson Style Lecture Lesson Style
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Lecture, Q&A 
Credits 1.0 Class Hours/Week   Language of Instruction J : Japanese
Course Level 6 : Graduate Advanced
Course Area(Area) 24 : Social Sciences
Course Area(Discipline) 01 : Law
Eligible Students
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
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This lesson aims to deepen your understanding of important judicial precedents and major theories of criminal law.
To solve specific cases, you will be able to acquire the ability to accurately grasp the facts, analyze them, and extract legal issues.
Class Schedule lesson1 Act, Causation
lesson2 Omission to act
lesson3 Self-Defense 1
lesson4 Self-Defense 2
lesson5 Criminal Attempts, Commission of an Impossible Crime
lesson6 Complicity and Principal
lesson7 Causation of Complicity

lesson8 Complicity and Status 
Not specified 
PC or AV used in
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Learning techniques to be incorporated  
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Preparation and
We will present examples of homework assignments for each session.
Consider examples of homework assignments, draft them, and submit them.
Please add any questions that arise during the preparation to the draft as appropriate.
After class, please rewrite the draft based on the explanation in class and comments on your draft.
Grading Method Final exam 80%, Submission of drafts 20% 
Practical Experience  
Summary of Practical Experience and Class Contents based on it  
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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