2019 Method of Teaching Science I

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Fujieda Hideki 
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Course description and aims

The role, contents, teaching materials, and other aspects of the Method of Teaching Science.

Student learning outcomes

To understand the basics of the method of teaching science through the interpretation of the Course of Study of middle and high schools


Teaching Science, Course of Study, Instruction and Evaluation

Competencies that will be developed

Intercultural skills Communication skills Specialist skills Critical thinking skills Practical and/or problem-solving skills

Class flow

Class will be given as an intensive course.

Course schedule/Required learning

  Course schedule Required learning
Class 1 Legal position of the Course of Study and point of revision Students are required to review the topics covered in the class in order to master the tooics.
Class 2 Current situation and issues of science education
Class 3 Aims of junior high school science and high school science in the Course of Study
Class 4 Main content and guidance notes on junior high school science and high school science in the Course of Study
Class 5 Making useful teaching materials for class ①
Class 6 Instruction and evaluation to nurture the qualities and abilities that aim for training in science
Class 7 Making useful teaching materials for class ② and lesson design
Class 8 Significance and role of science education (review and summary)


National Course of Studies (In Japanese)
Guidebook of National Course of Studies (In Japanese)
Textbooks (in Japanese) are listed in Japanese syllabus.

Reference books, course materials, etc.

The instructor will announce in the class.

Assessment criteria and methods

By submitted paper or presentation.

Related courses

  • LAT.S102 : Method of Teaching Science II

Prerequisites (i.e., required knowledge, skills, courses, etc.)

Motivated in teaching science in schools

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