Science and Technology for Disaster Mitigation 1B: Social Science Approaches  (000040)
Common Subjects
Course  :  Master's Course
Subject Type  :  Interdisciplinary Subject
Instructor  :  Professor TAKAHASHI, Makoto
Associate Professor MUROI, Kenji
Credits  :  2
Class schedule  :  Wed.   1st
Classroom  :  Lecture Room 1/Environmental Studies Hall
This class provides comprehensive understandings about social and human science approaches to natural disaster.
Main topics are as follows, discussed from the perspectives of sociology, psychology and geography:

Why a disaster occurs, how it affects human lives and built environments, how people are recovered and where affected people are goin to?

The language used in the class is exclusively Japanese.
Grading Criteria
Explained in the first class.
Course Textbook
Not used.
Recommended Reference Books, Other Study Material, and notes
Explained in the first class.
Language in class
▪ Presentation & Materials : Japanese only
▪ Oral explanations : Japanese only
▪ Questions in English : Available
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