School of Arts and Letters

Curriculum Chart

Curriculum Chart
Literature
History and Geography
Psycho-Social Studies

Curriculum Chart

  1st Year 2nd Year 3rd Year 4th Year
Specialist Subjects / Liberal Arts Specialized subjects : Please See below.
Liberal Arts subjects Introduction to Philosophy A・B, Lectures on Philosophy A・B, Introduction to Ethics A・B, Introduction to Logic A・B, History of Eastern Thought A・B, History of Western Thoughts A・B, Modern Thoughts A・B, History of Social Thoughts A・B, Religion A・B, History of Japanese Arts A・B, History of Asian Arts A・B, History of Western Arts A・B, History of Music A・B, History of Russian Literature A・B, Japanese Tradition & Culture A・B, Chinese Classics A・B, Economic History A・B, Community and Culture A・B, Asian Community & Thoughts A・B, International Relations A・B, The Constitution of Japan, Pedagogy A・B, Cultural Anthropology A・B, Introduction to Psychology A・B, Science of the Mind A・B, History of Scientific Thoughts A・B, Global Environment A・B, Ecology A・B, Anthropology A・B, Japanese Culture & Society A・B (for foreign students only), Human Rights & Psychology, Family & Personality Formation, Natural Philosophy Lectures on Philosophy A・B, Lectures on Ethics A・B, History of Christianity A・B, History of Asian Culture A・B, History of Western Culture A・B, Studies in Major Russian Writers & Their Works A・B, Theories of Chinese Culture A・B, Calligraphy, Social History A・B, Community & Culture C・D, Lectures on Psychology A・B, Science for Cultural Properties A・B, Environmental History, Comparative Literature:Japanese / Korean, Psychiatry, Sociology of Biopolitics
Introduction to Law, Introduction to Politics, Introduction to Economics, Introduction to Sociology, Integrated Lecture
Foreign Languages Required Subjects English, German, French, Russian, Spanish, Chinese, Korean, Japanese (for foreign students only) English (for Drama and Theatre Arts students only)
Elective Subjects   Advanced EnglishⅠ, Intermediate GermanⅠ,
Intermediate FrenchⅠ, Intermediate RussianⅠ,
Intermediate SpanishⅠ, Intermediate ChineseⅠ,
Intermediate KoreanⅠ
Advanced English Ⅱ, Intermediate German Ⅱ, Intermediate French Ⅱ, Intermediate Russian Ⅱ,
Intermediate Spanish Ⅱ, Intermediate Chinese Ⅱ, Intermediate Korean Ⅱ
Latin Ⅰ, Greek Ⅰ  
  Latin Ⅱ, Greek Ⅱ
Health and Sports Science Health and Sports A・B,
Health and Life
Lifelong Sports I—1-4,
Lifelong Sports II—1-4,
Lifelong Sports III—1-4,
Lifelong Sports IV—1-4
  Sports Culture I・II
Special Lecture on Health and Life I・II
Lifelong Sports Theory I・II
Information Studies Introduction to Data ProcessingⅠ・Ⅱ, Human Beings & InformationⅠ・Ⅱ  
  Numerical Data ProcessingⅠ・Ⅱ, Textual Data ProcessingⅠ・Ⅱ, Graphic Data ProcessingⅠ・Ⅱ

Department of Literature

Japanese Literature

Course Category 1st Year 2nd Year 3rd Year 4th Year
Category Core Subjects Freshman Seminar(Japanese Literature) Sophomore Seminar in Japanese Literature, Readings in Japanese LiteratureⅠA・B, Studies in Major Japanese Writers & Their WorksⅠA・B, Studies in Chinese LiteratureⅠ A・B Junior Seminar in Japanese Literature Senior Thesis
History of Japanese Literature A・B・C, Lectures on Japanese LiteratureⅠA・B, Japanese LinguisticsⅠA・B Readings in Japanese Literature Ⅱ A・B, Lectures on Japanese Literature ⅡA・B, Japanese Linguistics Ⅱ A・B, Studiesin Major Japanese Writers & Their Works Ⅱ A・B, Studies in Chinese Literature Ⅱ A・B
Recommended Electives Introduction to Literature A・B, Studies in Japanese LanguageⅠA・B, Readings in Chinese LiteratureⅠA・B Studies in Japanese Language Ⅱ A・B, Readings in Chinese Literature Ⅱ A・B

British and American Literature

Course Category 1st Year 2nd Year 3rd Year 4th Year
English Speaking Freshman Seminar
(British & American Literature)
Public Speaking A・B Discussion & Debate A・B
Writing English English Essay Writing A・B
Reading English  
Listening English Seminar  
Classes Taught in Small Groups Advanced Speaking & Writing  
Certification Courses   Advanced EnglishⅠ (TOEIC) Advanced English Ⅱ(TOEIC)
Specialist foundation subjects Introduction to British & American Literature A・B,
Introduction to English Linguistics A・B
   
History of British Literature A・B
History of American Literature A・B
 
Specialized subjects English Literature   Readings in British Literature A・B Readings in British Literature C・D, Studies in Major British Writers & Their Works A・B, Studies in British & American Drama A・B, Studies in British & American Culture A・B
American Literature   Readings in American Literature A・B Readings in American Literature C・D, Studies in Major American Writers & Their Works A・B,
Studies in British & American Drama A・B, Studies in British & American Culture A・B
English Language   Introduction to Phonetics A・B
Introduction to Syntax A・B
Introduction to Semantics A・B
Studies in English Linguistics A・B,
Phonology & Morphology A・B,
Pragmatics A・B, History of English A・B
Sociolinguistics, Psycholinguistics
Seminar・Senior Thesis   Sophomore Seminar in British & American Literature
Junior Seminar in British & American Literature Senior Thesis

German Literature

Course Category 1st Year 2nd Year 3rd Year 4th Year
Foreign Language Grammer, Reading German×2 German×2    
German Language Writing German SeminarⅠ German Seminar Ⅱ German Seminar Ⅲ, German Seminar Ⅳ
Speaking, Listening Basic Seminar in German German Composition & ConversationⅠA・B German Composition & Conversation ⅡA・B, Advanced German Composition A・B
German iterature・Culture History of Literature History of German Literature A・B Studies in the History of German Literature A・B
Seminar Freshman Seminar (German Culture) Seminar in German Culture, Seminar in German Literature
Reading   Readings in German Literature A・B Readings in German Literature C・D
Research     Studies in Major German Writers & Their Works A・B
Special Studies in German Literature A・B, Studies in German Culture A・B, German Social & Geographical Studies A・B
German Language Cultural Understanding     Cross-Cultural UnderstandingⅠ・Ⅱ(German Literature)
Introduction・Research   Introduction to German Linguistics A・B Special Studies in German Linguistics A・B
Senior Thesis     (Seminar for Senior Thesis) Senior Thesis

French Literature

Course Category 1st Year 2nd Year 3rd Year 4th Year
Core Subjects Basic Readings in French A・B,
Freshman Seminar (French Literature),
French I A・B, II A・B (LL, communication), and French (Grammar)
Introduction to French Linguistics A・B, Sophomore Seminar in French Literature (contemporary literature, etc.), Intermediate French IA・B, IIA・B (LL, communication), Readings in French Literature A・B   Senior Thesis
Recommended Electives History of French Literature A・B
Linguistics A・B
French Literature (third and fourth year) (naturalism, Barthes, surrealism, modern culture, current affairs in French, etc.), Readings in French Literature A・B, French Thought A・B, Methodology in Literature Studies A・B, Special Studies in French Linguistics A・B, and French Seminars
  Intermediate French Composition A・B Comparative Literature A・B, Cross-Cultural Understanding I・II (France), Advanced French Conversation I A・B, II A・B, Advanced French Composition A・B, Special Studies in French Conversation A・B, Special Certification French A・B, French Representational Culture I・II, Modern French Culture Studies, Romance Languages Studies (philosophy, art, films, etc.), Advanced Readings in French A・B, French Conversation & Composition A・B, French Conversation & Composition C・D, French Conversation & Composition E・F, Special Studies in French Culture A・B, Studies in Current French A・B, Linguistics A・B
French Culture Studies A・B, French History A・B

Drama and Theatre Arts

Course Category 1st Year 2nd Year 3rd Year 4th Year
Core Subjects Freshman Seminar (Drama & Theater Arts) Sophomore Seminar in Drama & Theater Arts Junior Seminar in Drama & Theater Arts Senior Thesis
Introduction to Drama & Theater Arts A・B, History of Japanese Drama & Theater Arts A・B,
History of Western Drama & Theater Arts A・B, Studies in Drama A・B
Lectures on Traditional Drama & Theater Arts A・B,
Lectures on Modern Drama & Theater Arts A・B,
Lectures on Contemporary Japanese Drama & Theater Arts A・B,
Lectures on Contemporary Western Drama & Theater Arts A・B
Recommended Electives Studies in the Performing ArtsⅠA・B, Studies in Theater A・B,
Studies in Cinema A・B, Theories of Arts A・B
Studies in Staging A・B, Studies in Acting A・B,
Studies in the Performing Arts ⅡA・B, Ⅲ A・B, Studies in Drama A・B, Introduction to Theater Management A・B, Studies in Dance A・B, History of Contemporary Western Drama & Theater Arts A・B, Studies in Audio / Visual Media A・B, Studies in the Theory of Drama & Theater Arts A・B , Lectures on Contemporary Japanese Drama & Theater Arts A・B

Lirerary Arts and Media

Course Category 1st Year 2nd Year 3rd Year 4th Year
Core Subjects Freshman Seminar
(Literary Arts & Media)
Sophomore Seminar in Literary Arts & Media   Senior Thesis・Project
Introduction to Literary Arts & Media A・B
Creative Writing & PresentationⅠA・B
Junior & Senior Seminar in Literary Arts & Media,
History of Japanese Literary Thoughts A・B,
The History of Foreign Literature in Japan
  Textual Studies A・B, Textual Readings A・B
Recommended Electives History of Media, Studies in Media, Lectures on Contemporary Culture Studies in Subculture Creative Writing & PresentationⅡA・B, Studies in Fiction A・B, Studies in Poetry A・B, Studies in Criticism, Studies in Translation, Theories of Criticism, Studies in Performance, Studies in Journalism, Editing & Planning, Expression & Ethics, Practical Training in Journalism, Studies in Publication & Printing, DTP, Theories of Broadcasting

Department of History

Japanese History

Course Category 1st Year 2nd Year 3rd Year 4th Year
Core Subjects Freshman Seminar (Japanese History) Seminar in Historical Documents (Japanese History), Readings in Historical Documents A・B (Japanese History) Junior Seminar (Japanese History) Senior Thesis
Introduction to History A・B (Japanese History), Introduction to Japanese History A・B  
Recommended Electives   Senior SeminarⅡ(Japanese History)
History of Japanese Culture A・B,
Folklore A・B
History of Ancient Japan, History of Medieval Japan, History of Pre-Modern Japan, History of Modern Japan, History of Contemporary JapanⅠ・Ⅱ, History of Japanese Thought A・B, Paleography of JapanⅠ・Ⅱ, Paleography of Japan Ⅲ・Ⅳ, Topics in Japanese HistoryⅠA・B, Topics in Japanese History ⅡA・B, Special Studies in Japanese Historical Documents A・B

Asian History

Course Category 1st Year 2nd Year 3rd Year 4th Year
Core Subjects Freshman Seminar (Asian History) Seminar in Historical Documents (Asian History) Readings in Historical Documents A・B (Asian History), Junior Seminar (Asian History) Senior Thesis
Introduction to History A, Introduction to History B (Asian History), Introduction to Asian History A・B
Recommended Electives   Senior Seminar (Asian History)
History of Islam A・B,
History of Central Eurasia A・B,
History of Korea A・B
History of Ancient Eastern Asia A・B, History of Medieval Eastern Asia A・B, History of Pre-Modern Eastern Asia A・B, History of Modern Eastern Asia A・B, History of International Relations in East Asia A・B, History of South Asia A・B, History of Southeast Asia A・B

Western History

Course Category 1st Year 2nd Year 3rd Year 4th Year
Core Subjects Freshman Seminar (Western History),
Readings in Historical Documents A・B
Seminar in Historical Documents (Western History) Junior Seminar (Western History) Senior Thesis
Introduction to History A・B (Western History),
Introduction to Western History A・B
 
Recommended Electives American History A・B
British History A・B
German History A・B
French History A・B
  Senior Seminar (Western History)
History of Ancient Europe A・B, History of Medieval Europe A・B,
History of Modern Europe & AmericaⅠA・B, History of Modern Europe & America ⅡA・B,
History of Contemporary Europe & AmericaⅠA・B, History of Contemporary Europe & America ⅡA・B,
Topics in Western HistoryⅠA・B, Topics in Western History ⅡA・B

Archaeology

Course Category 1st Year 2nd Year 3rd Year 4th Year
Core Subjects Freshman Seminar (Archaeology)
Methods in ArchaeologyⅠA・B, ⅡA・B Junior Seminar
(Archaeology)
Senior Thesis
Introduction to ArchaeologyⅠA・B,
Introduction to Archaeology ⅡA・B
Recommended Electives Natural Science & Archaeology A・B,
Archaeology LaboratoryⅠ
Archaeology of the Paleolithic Period A・B, Archaeology of the Jomon Period A・B, Archaeology of the Yayoi Period A・B, Archaeology of the Kofun(Tumulus) Period A・B, Archaeology of Eary Historic Japan A・B, Historic Archaeology A・B, Archaeology of China A・B, Archaeology of Korea A・B, Archaeology of Europe A・B, Archaeology of Asia A・B, Archaeology of the Orient A・B, Archaeology of Egypt A・B, Archaeology of the Americas A・B, Topics in Archaeology A・B, Archaeology Laboratory Ⅱ

Geography

Course Category 1st Year 2nd Year 3rd Year 4th Year
Core Subjects Freshman Seminar (Geography) Methods in Geography A・B Junior Seminar (Geography) Senior Thesis
Introduction to Human Geography A・B, Introduction to Physical Geography A・B, Regional Statistics A・B, Field Course in GeographyⅠ Field Course in Geography Ⅱ
Recommended Electives CartographyⅠ・Ⅱ
Regional StatisticsⅠ・Ⅱ
  Senior Seminar(Geography)
GeomorphologyⅠ・Ⅱ, ClimatologyⅠ・Ⅱ,
Quaternary ResearchⅠ・Ⅱ, Topics in Physical GeographyⅠ・Ⅱ
Economic GeographyⅠ・Ⅱ, Social GeographyⅠ・Ⅱ, Cultural Geography Ⅰ・Ⅱ
Urban GeographyⅠ・Ⅱ, Topics in Human GeographyⅠ・Ⅱ
Geography of Japan, Geography of Foreign Countries,
SurveyingⅠ・Ⅱ

Department of Psycho-Social Studies

Clinical Psychology

Course category 1st Year 2nd Year 3rd Year 4th Year
Course Subjects Introduction to Psycho-Social Studies Seminar Ⅰ, Introduction to Psycho-Social Studies Lecture AB Introduction to Psycho-Social Studies Seminar Ⅱ Methodology of Psycho-Social Research AB, Psychological Assessment Seminar in Clinical Psychology Thesis Tutorial
Recommended Electives Clinical Psychology Ⅰ Ⅱ, Counseling Ⅰ Ⅱ Ⅲ, Developmental Psychology, Community Psychology, etc Depth Psychology, Criminal Psychology, Psychiatric Medicine, Group Counseling, etc

Contemporary Sociology

Course category 1st Year 2nd Year 3rd Year 4th Year
Course Subjects Introduction to Psycho-Social Studies Seminar Ⅰ, Introduction to Psycho-Social Studies Lecture AB, Body and Society Introduction to Psycho-Social Studies Seminar Ⅱ, Methodology of Psycho-Social Research AB Seminar in Contemporary Sociology, Life cycle and Human being Ⅰ Ⅱ Thesis Tutorial
Recommended Electives Clinical Psychology, Contemporary Sociology, Information Society, Social Network, Community Design, etc Social Work, Terminal Care, Gender Studies, Contemporary Sociology, Social Symbiosis, etc

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