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 life in Japan.
◇ 授業内容 Course description : The schedule is as follows:
April 9: Self-Introduction, Orientation and Curriculum guidance

April 16: Discussion on Japanese Religion
April 23: Field trip to Todaiji temple and Kasuga grand shrine
April 30 Nara an ancient capital and its cultural heritage

May 7: Field trip to Takayama Chasen in Ikoma.
May 14: Japanese Society; tradition and modernity
May 21: Discussion and lecture about Sado (Ms.Nakajima)
May 28: Japanese Mind

June 4: Japanese Language and Calligraphy (Ms. Hori lecture and demonstration)
June 11: Japanese Food Culture, healthy way of eating
June 18: Japanese Noh Play (Maestro Ueda)
June 25: Japanese Festivals

July 2: Ikebana (Sogetstsu School) by Ms. Iwamoto (lecture and demonstration)
July 16: Presentation
July 23: Presentation
July 30: Cultural exchange and pot luck party

◇ 教科書 Textbook : Not required
◇ 参考書 Reference materials : Announced in the 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。