Curriculum

1. Curriculum

FieldTargetsSubjects (no. of credits)
Hydro-engineeringWater cycle, Effects of climate change/development, Conservation of water resourcesAdvanced Hydraulics and Hydrology(2)
Remote Sensing and GIS I*(1)
Water qualityDynamics of pollutants & pathogens, Tracing water movement Advanced Water Quality Assessment(2)
Environmental Data Analysis I*†(1)
Microbiology & treatmentHealth-related & useful microorganisms, Management of wastes & water facilities Advanced Environmental Treatment Technology(2)
PlanningUrban & disaster-prevention planning in river basin Advanced River Basin Management(2)
International Partnership for Environment I*(2)
MedicineApplication of epidemiology, immunology, genetical engineering to environmental technologies River Basin Medicine & Engineering†(2)※1
Other courses and faculties Advanced environmental measuring assessment(2) (Regional Environment management course, Division of Life and Environmental Science), Others
CommonCommon subjects in graduate school Research Ethics(1), Career Management†(1), Communications in Sciences(1)
Common subjects in division of engineering Advanced Multidiscipline Engineering(1), Internship I・II*(1), Presentation A・B*(1), Design of Experiment and Data Analysis(1), Numerical Simulation Methods(1), Management of Technology(1), Exercises in Applied Mathematics(1)
Advanced subjects Seminar on River Basin Environmental Science 1A・1B・2A・2B*(1×4), Research work on River Basin Environmental Science 1A・1B・2A・2B*(2×4)

Underline: compulsory, *: contains practical work, †: intensive class

2. Contents of class subjects unique to this program (※1)

※1. River Basin Medicine & Engineering
With the cooperation of the teachers of the Faculty of Medicine, different teachers give lectures concerning introductory environmental medicine, biological environment sensors, environmental toxicants, and analysis of pathogenic microorganisms in the environment: subjects which form the foundation of river basin epidemiology.

3. Number of credits needed for completion

Master's courseTypeCompulsory/electiveCredits required
Special Educational Program on River Basin Environmental ScienceCommon in graduate schoolCompulsory1
Elective1
Common in Engineering divisionCompulsory1
Elective1
Lectures within your programCompulsory8
Elective2
Seminar and Research workCompulsory12
Lectures in other coursesElective2
Any lectureElective2 or more
Total30 or more

University of Yamanashi   Graduate Faculty of Interdisciplinary Research
Interdisciplinary Centre for River Basin Environment
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