日本文化入門 Japanese Culture
 
◇ 担当教員 Instructor : Adarsh Bala Sharma
◇ 単位数 Credits : 2単位 ◇ 選択・必修 Required/Elective : 選択 ◇ 講義室 Room : L3
◇ 講義スタイル Style : 講義/公開
◇ 開講時期 Quarter : Ⅰ期 木曜3限 / Ⅱ期 木曜3限

◇ 授業目的 Course goals : 1. This course is designed for better understanding of Japanese culture and customs through interacting local residents.
2. To deepen the interest in Nara and its surroundings.
3. Coping with everyday’s life in Japan.
◇ 授業内容 Course description : The schedule is as follows:
April 10: Self-Introduction, Orientation and Curriculum guidance
April 17: Nara an ancient capital and its cultural heritage
April 24: Field trip to Todaiji temple and Kasuga grand shrine
May 1: Discussion on Japanese Religion
May 8: Field trip to Takayama Chasen in Ikoma. Tea ceremony
May 15: Discussion and lecture about Sado (Ms.Nakajima)
May 22: Japanese Mind
June 5: Japanese Food Culture, healthy way of eating
June 12: Japanese Language and Calligraphy (Ms. Hori lecture and demonstration)
June 19: Japanese Society;tradition and modernity
June 26: Japanese Noh Play (Maestro Ueda)
July 3: Ikebana (Sogetstsu School) by Ms. Iwamoto (lecture and demonstration)
July 17: Presentation
July 24: Presentation
July 31: Cultural exchange and pot luck party

◇ 教科書 Textbook : Not required
◇ 参考書 Reference materials : Announced in classroom
◇ 履修条件 Prerequisites : a) A student in International Program
b) A foreign student
c) A student with English ability of TOIEC 730 points
◇ 成績評価 Grading : Attendance: 50% Presentation: 50%
◇ オフィスアワー Office Hours :
◇ 配布資料 Handouts : 現在、配布資料はありません。