|専門分野||This seminar will focus on the study and exploration of the humanities, including the following general research areas: culture and traditions, contemporary society, and beliefs and values.|
In this seminar, students will deepen their knowledge of the humanities, which is the study of human culture.
The humanities include history, literature, philosophy and ethics, foreign cultures, philosophy of law, archaeology, comparative religion, and the history, theory, and criticism of the arts.
The humanities can also include aspects of the social sciences, such as anthropology, sociology, psychology, political science, government, and economics, that use historical and interpretive methods.
Students should choose a topic for their graduation thesis or graduation project which falls within the range of the definition given above.
In the spring semester, 3rd year students will deepen their understanding and appreciation of literature in English through critical readings of short stories, essays, and poems. Students will begin to think seriously about a topic for their graduation project or thesis.
In the fall semester, 3rd year students will continue their exploration of the humanities through self-study. Students will choose a topic for their graduation project or thesis, and they will begin their research and present their findings to their classmates.
In the spring semester, 4th year students will continue to deepen their understanding and appreciation of literature in English through critical readings of short stories, essays, and poems. Students will continue their research for their graduation project or thesis, and they will present their findings to their classmates.
In the fall semester, 4th year students will research, organize, and write their graduation project report or thesis under the instructor's guidance. Students working on a graduation project will present their findings and conclusions to their classmates.
All class discussions and work, including the graduation thesis or project report, will be done in English. Students should have confidence in their ability to use the language.