Japanese Issues I (Japanese Nature and Geography) University of Tsukuba
In this course, we will read about and discuss various topics relating to the nature and geography of Japan.
Upon the completion of the class, students will be able to explain:
1. Geography of Japan
2. Natural disaster that Japan is facing
3. Characteristics of climate, industry, and problems for each region
4. Location of major cities,
5. Major problems and their possible solutions, and
6. Attractive places to visit
Communication ability 25%
Ability for critical and creative thinking 25%
Data and information literacy 25%
Cooperative, independent, and autonomous attitudes 25%
Regional Presentation 35%
Final paper and presentation 35%
Online Course Requirement
Contact the instructor to obtain permission before taking the course. Limited to 30 students. Priority is given to EP Students.
Identical to 8333001.
Lecture is conducted in English.
Details will be given in class or posted on manaba. Students are expected to do research and prepare for their presentations, to participate actively, and to respect one another during the discussions.
Site for Inquiry
Please inquire about the courses at the address below.
Link to the syllabus provided by the university