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150010 VO Regional Studies of Japan (2017W)

3.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 15 - Ostasienwissenschaften

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Details

Language: German

Examination dates

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

For the course a registration at U:SPACE is not necessary, but to obtain the written material a registration on Moodle is.
For the test a registration on both U:SPACE and Moodle (extra for the test, the normal registration on Moodle is not enough) is mandatory.

Tuesday 10.10. 18:30 - 20:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 17.10. 18:30 - 20:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 24.10. 18:30 - 20:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 31.10. 18:30 - 20:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 07.11. 18:30 - 20:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 14.11. 18:30 - 20:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 21.11. 18:30 - 20:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 28.11. 18:30 - 20:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 05.12. 18:30 - 20:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 12.12. 18:30 - 20:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 09.01. 18:30 - 20:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 16.01. 18:30 - 20:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 23.01. 18:30 - 20:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03
Tuesday 30.01. 18:30 - 20:00 Hörsaal C2 UniCampus Hof 2 2G-K1-03

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

"Applied Geography of Japan" is an introductory course. The course does not only deal with geography, it also will bear upon society, art, culture and problems of modern Japan. The course shall impart basic knowledge on Japan.
The course will be supported by power point presentations, videos or films. Questions and discussions are welcome.

Assessment and permitted materials

Written test via e-learning platform at the end of the course. Evaluation with points-based system, where more than 50% are necessary to pass the test.
permitted auxiliary means: for non-german-speaking students dictonaries (not electronic ones, no cell phone apps) are allowed, after they have been shown to the examination supervisor.
If slips of paper, notes, cell phones, smart watches or other electronic devices are found near the candidate, it is treated as "cheating".

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

No special prior knowledge is necessary.

Examination topics

Course materials on Moodle, incl. power points and films.

Reading list

SCHWIND, Martin: Kapitel "Geographie", Horst HAMMITZSCH (Hg.) (1981): Japan Handbuch. Wiesbaden.
POHL, Manfred (2002): Japan. München: Beck. (alle Kapitel außer "Geschichte")
SCHWIND, Martin: Das japanische Inselreich. Berlin und New York
(1967): Band 1: Die Naturlandschaft und
(1981): Band 2: Kulturlandschaft. Wirtschaftsgroßmacht auf engem Raum
Course materials will be available for download on Moodle-

Association in the course directory

JBA M4.1, EC A151, EC A153

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