日本文化入門 (000105) Japanese Culture (000105)
 
◇ 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 金曜4限 / Ⅱ期 金曜4限 / Ⅲ期 金曜4限 / Ⅳ期 金曜4限
※For students admitted in spring: 4/7 (Fri), 4/14 (Fri), 4/15 (Sat) field work, 4/21 (Fri), 4/22 (Sat) field work, 4/28 (Fri), 5/12 (Fri), 5/19 (Fri), 5/26 (Fri), 6/2 (Fri), 6/9 (Fri), 6/16 (Fri), 6/30 (Fri), 7/14 (Fri), 7/21 (Fri), 7/28 (Fri).
For students admitted in autumn: 10/13 (Fri), 10/20 (Fri), 10/21 (Sat) field work, 10/27 (Fri), 10/28 (Sat) field work, 11/10 (Fri), 11/17 (Fri), 11/24 (Fri), 12/1 (Fri), 12/8 (Fri), 12/15 (Fri), 12/22 (Fri), 1/5 (Fri), 1/12 (Fri), 1/19 (Fri), 1/26 (Fri).

◇ 授業目的 Course goals : 1. Better understanding of Japanese culture and customs through field trips and interacting with people.
2. Enhancing student’s interest in Nara and its surroundings.
3. Helping to cope up with everyday life.
◇ 授業内容 Course description : The schedule is as follows:

Syllabus for Spring Semester
April 7: Self-Introduction, Orientation and curriculum guidance
April.14: Nara an ancient capital and its cultural heritage
April 15: Field trip to Kasuga Taisha shrine, Todaiji Temple
April.21: Discussion on Japanese Religions
April 22: Field trip to Takayama chasen in Ikoma
April 28: Discussion and lecture about Sado, Japanese tea ceremony (Ms. Hirakawa)
May 12: Japanese Festivals
May 19: Japanese Mind
May 26: Ikebana (Sogetsu School) Ms.Iwamoto (lecture and demonstration)
June 2: Japanese society, tradition and modernity
June 9: Japanese Food culture, healthy way of eating
June 16: Japanese Language and Calligraphy (Ms.Hori) Lecture and demonstration)
June. 30: Noh Play (Mr. Ueda)
July 14: Presentation
July 21: Presentation
July 28: Cultural exchange and pot luck party

Syllabus for Autumn Semester
TBA

◇ 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 Japanese student with English ability of TOIEC 700 points
◇ 成績評価 Grading : Participation in the class discussion50%; 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。