Graduation Thesis

Numbering Code U-ENG23 43999 GJ77
U-ENG23 43999 GJ73
U-ENG23 43999 GJ14
Year/Term 2021 ・ Intensive, year-round
Number of Credits 5 Course Type Seminar
Target Year Target Student
Language Japanese Day/Period Intensive
Instructor name YAMADA TADASHI (Graduate School of Management Professor)
TAKAI ATSUSHI (Graduate School of Global Environmental Studies Associate Professor)
Outline and Purpose of the Course To acquire the skills of grasping the trends of research related to the educational administration and policy, and basic skills of the master’s thesis writing along with the improvement of writing skills. At the same time, students will learn writing strategies for submitting their papers to an academic journal.
Course Goals ・To be able to grab the trends of research and read previous studies thoroughly and
・To acquire the ability of pursuing the originality and learn ethics, structures, and
 writing styles that are required to write the thesis to carry out their research.
Schedule and Contents We will provide tutorials according to the progress of individual students’ graduation thesis regarding “Decide on the theme of thesis”, “Collecting previous studies, and critical considerations, Examination of research methods”, “Investigation of materials”, “Reading materials”, “Consideration of writing thesis”, etc. It will be conducted based on their theme of studies.

The indication of course goals is as shown as below(a half year).
Week1, 2:   Decide the theme of thesis
Week3-5:   Collecting previous studies and critical considerations,
        Examination of research methods
Week6-9:   Investigation of materials
Week10-12:  Reading materials
Week13-15:  Consideration of writing thesis
Evaluation Methods and Policy Based on thesis, presentation and review results.
Course Requirements Satisfying the graduation and conditions for starting graduation research.
Study outside of Class (preparation and review) consult with your supervisor
Textbooks Textbooks/References consult with your supervisor
References, etc. consult with your supervisor