This class focus on the democracy in Japan society, its enlightenment and educational process, and those advantage and disadvantage point.
The purpose of this class is the combination the knowledge of the era facing the danger of democracy, and the current Japan society. We try to discuss how to develop and improve the democracy in Japan society.
Students will be able to:
1.) explain a citizenship education in recent Japan society.
2.) understand and explain advantages and disadvantages of the public citizenship education textbook for high school students.
3.) discuss "democracy", the public citizenship education textbook was used 1950's for high school student in Japan
democracy enligenment in modern Japan society , citizenship education
|✔ Specialist skills||Intercultural skills||✔ Communication skills||✔ Critical thinking skills||✔ Practical and/or problem-solving skills|
This course consists of lectures combined with discussions in small groups, presentations, and the like. Some student have to write the resume, report the content of the textbook. Lecturer will complement additionally in the discussion to understand further. Students must prepare the class.
|Course schedule||Required learning|
|Class 1||Introduction||Quiz- why are you interested in citizenship education ?|
|Class 2||what is democracy? -1||Quiz|
|Class 3||what is democracy? -2||Quiz|
|Class 4||politics and election system of Japan society. -1||Quiz|
|Class 5||politics and election system of Japan society. -2||Quiz|
|Class 6||what is citizenship education ? -1||Quiz|
|Class 7||what is citizenship education ? -2||Quiz|
|Class 15||overview the class.||pursuant to final report.|
mid report: 30%
final report: 40%
the attitude of learning and thinking the relation society and democracy
12:10-13:10, every Friday. required pre-contact.