Applied Physical Education Kendo University of Tsukuba
The aim is to develop sparring skills with a partner with full kendo equipment, and furthermore to develop the mind and body.
Establishment of an awareness and knowledge of various physical activities by performing exercise and addressing the concept of sports culture.
Related to “5. Mental and physical health, humanity, and ethics” Related to “6. Cooperative, independent, and autonomous”
Kendo teacher who is a former representative of Team Japan that currently holds the highest rank in Kendo, 8th Dan, implements his own experiences to conduct his classes.Learning how to wear the traditional clothing in kendo the Kendo "GI" and Kendo "Hakama"Learning how to wear the traditional Kendo Armour known as "Bogu" and learning how to hit and receive hitsHitting practice going forwards called "Uchikomi"Hitting backwards from the fist together position known as "Tsubazeriai"Returning a hit technique, and withdrawing then hitting techniqueComplementary practiceComplementary practiceComplementary practiceSummaryLecture on sports activity of lifetimeOptional class
Training/Lab Experiments/Practical Application
Online Course Requirement
As a rule, students who attend the course for at least two-thirds of the classes will be eligible for credits.
Site for Inquiry
Link to the syllabus provided by the university