University Extension

University Extension Courses : Every year the university offers several extension courses on a variety of topics to people in the local communities as well as to school teachers.

Working Plan for 2017
Courses Title
Participants
Courses Title
Participants
Practical introduction to composing Tanka
(a short poem in Japanese traditional style)
citizens
Enjoy Wood-Carving
Junior high and senior high school students
citizens
current teachers
Voice lessons : Early summer course
Junior high and senior high school students
citizens
current teachers
Voice lessons : Early autumn course
Junior high and senior high school students
citizens
current teachers
As a basic knowledge of politics and constitution
-Learning the basis of democracy and constitutionalism-
Senior high school students
citizens
current teachers
Introduction to Number Theory
Senior high school students
citizens
Pleasurable ball games
Elementary school students
Understanding wartime and present-day Japan through the comparison of Japanese and English
citizens
current teachers
Programming lecture using a small smart robot
Elementary school students,
4th-6th grades
Junior high school students
Learning the relationships between the landscape and history of "Takada Castle City" while walking
Elementary school students
Junior high and senior high school students
citizens
current teachers
How to make a xylophone
Elementary school students,
3rd-6th grades
Basic Genetics
Senior high school students
citizens
current teachers
Let's control the IoT home electronics using Raspberry Pi.
Elementary school students,
4th-6th grades
Junior high school students
Try to play traditional Japanese musical instruments
Junior high and senior high school students
citizens
current teachers
Programming lecture using LEGO MindStorm EV3
Elementary school students,
5th-6th grades
Junior high school students
Teaching practice in outdoor field observation for science B,C,E,F,I
citizens
current teachers

Outreach lectures :

We set up outreach lectures where our instruction members provide lectures outside the university granting requests given from local educational related organizations, citizens' groups and or private companies.


Cultural Lectures :

A number of distinguished speakers are invited to give cultural lectures for the benefit of the general public as well as the students.


Workshop for librarianship of school libraries : We provide workshops for librarianship of school libraries for the purpose of training school librarians who are in charge of special tasks at school libraries.

Teaching certificate accreditation workshops :

We set up teaching certificate accreditation workshops and teaching certificate accreditation extension lectures for incumbent teachers of ordinary license in order to provide training opportunities to obtain a master-grade teaching certificate.


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