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 PA350311 Subject Classification Specialized Education
Subject Name 刑法演習2
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Seminar of Criminal Law II
Instructor HIYAMA EMI
ヒヤマ エミ
Campus Higashi-Senda Semester/Term 2nd-Year,  Second Semester,  4Term
Days, Periods, and Classrooms (4T) Fri3-4
Lesson Style Seminar Lesson Style
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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
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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.
You will be able to develop the ability to read and understand long sentences and to express your own opinions accurately.
Class Schedule lesson1 Intent,Mistake in Intent
lesson2 Negligence
lesson3 Capacity for Criminal Responsibility
lesson4 Crimes against Reputation
lesson5 Crimes of Harboring Criminals and Suppressing Evidence
lesson6 Crimes of Obstructing the Performance of Public Duty, Crimes of Corruption
lesson7 Case study 1
lesson8 Case study 2 
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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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