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Course Detail

Degree
Bachelor
Standard Academic Year
2・3
Course delivery methods
Online (Synchronous)
Subject
Physical sciences
Program
School
School of Life and Environmental Sciences
Department
College of Geoscience
Campus
Tsukuba Campus
Classroom
Course Offering Year
2022-2023
Course Offering Month
October - December
Weekday and Period
Fri1
Capacity
Credits
1.0
Language
English
Course Number
EG90211

Natural Hazards University of Tsukuba

Course Overview

This lecture overviews various natural hazards and their triggers, reviews historical and recent hazards and explores future prediction and mitigation against possible hazards.

Learning Achievement

Why and how is Japan hazardous country? Climate, topography and geology around Japan produce one of the most hazardous islands on the earth. This lecture analyzes the direct and indirect effects of these factors on various natural hazards, reviews historical and recent hazards and explores future prediction and mitigation against possible hazards.

Competence

This coursework links up with the academic goal stated below.

Course prerequisites

Evaluation will be based on final exam and class performance.

Grading Philosophy

Evaluation will be based on final exam and class performance.

Course schedule

Course type

Lectures

Online Course Requirement

Instructor

Yagi Yuji,Fujino Shigehiro,Ikehata Kei,Hattanji Tsuyoshi,Onda Yuichi,Tsujimura Maki,Sekiguchi Tomohiro,Yamashita Akio,Parkner Thomas,Tanaka Hiroshi

Other information

Contact the instructor to obtain permission before taking the course. Offered in odd number years.
Lecture is conducted in English.
G-course. Online(Synchronous)

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Link to the syllabus provided by the university