|Course type||International Course||Credits||2|
|Course start||春学期||Room||情報科学研究科 L3書道等の実習：演習室（物質E207・208）|
|Supervising lecturer||Adarsh Bala Sharma|
|Lecturer||Adarsh Bala Sharma|
|Course objectives||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.
|1||Self-Introduction, Orientation and Curriculum guidance|
|2||Nara an ancient capital and its cultural heritage|
|3||Field trip to Todaiji temple and Kasuga grand shrine|
|4||Discussion on Japanese Religion|
|5||Field trip to Takayama Chasen in Ikoma|
|6||Discussion and lecture about Sado (Ms.Hirakawa)|
|9||Japanese Society; tradition and modernity|
|10||Japanese Language and Calligraphy (Ms.Hori lecture and demonstration)|
|11||Japanese Food Culture, healthy way of eating|
|12||Ikebana (Sogetstsu School) Ms. Iwamoto (lecture and demonstration)|
|13||Noh Play (Maestro Nakata)|
|16||Cultural exchange and pot luck party|
|Reference book||Announced in the classroom|
|Eligibility for this course||a) A student in International Program
b) A foreign student
c) A student with English ability of TOIEC 730 points
|Grades/Evaluation||Attendance: 50% Presentation: 50%|