時間割番号: 000902 科目番号: 00010066
グローバル教養科目・Understanding Globalization
Understanding Globalization
 
担当教員
 
開講時期 前期 対象年次 1 単位数 2
曜日・時間: 金曜1限
科目を履修して得られる能力(コンピテンシー):
 1-2)社会制度や仕組みについての基本を理解する
 3-1)国際的に活躍するための語学力を養う
 3-5)国際情勢を理解する
授業の目的、概要等  
This course explores one of the most defining features of today's world, which is 'globalization'. Globalization has brought us a growing sense of interdependence and interconnectedness, and created both opportunities and challenges around the world.
By reading the very introductory textbook on globalization, students will learn various aspects of globalization from historical, economic, political, cultural and ecological perspectives.
At the end of the course, students are expected to submit a short essay based on what they have learned through this course.
授業の到達目標  
Students completing this course will be able to:
1. Gain wider understanding of globalization and world affairs in general
2. Express their own opinions on the place of Japan in the globalizing world
3. Improve their communication skills in English
授業方法  
This course is basically a 'reading seminar', but combines seminars with lectures.
Each session usually starts with a short introductory lecture by the instructor and is followed by discussions on the text among all participants.
授業内容  
1. Introduction
2. Globalization: A Contested Concept (I)
3. Globalization: A Contested Concept (II)
4. Globalization and History (I)
5. Globalization and History (II)
6. The Economic Dimension of Globalization (I)
7. The Economic Dimension of Globalization (II)
8. The Political Dimension of Globalization (I)
9. The Political Dimension of Globalization (II)
10. The Cultural Dimension of Globalization
11. The Ecological Dimension of Globalization
12. Ideologies of Globalization (I)
13. Ideologies of Globalization (II)
14. The Future of Globalization
15. Concluding Session
成績評価の方法  
Attendance and participation: 60%
Final essay: 40%
*As this course is delivered in a seminar format, your active participation in discussion is essential.
成績評価の基準  
「東京医科歯科大学全学共通科目履修規則 別表2」による
準備学習等についての具体的な指示  
Students are required to come to class having read the assigned text and prepared to discuss.
教科書  
教科書1 ISBN 9780198779551
書名 Globalization : a very short introduction
著者名 Manfred B. Steger,Steger, Manfred B, 1961-, 出版社 Oxford University Press 出版年 2017
履修上の注意事項  
This course will be conducted in English.
To receive credit, students must attend two-thirds of all classes and submit a short essay at the end of the semester.