Current Students

Here is the plan/timetable for my zemi in 2022.

Syllabi: Spring (19J4301-卒業研究演習1) and Autumn (19J4302-卒業研究演習2)

Titles/Topics:

 

Week 1: 7 April

Conditions for graduating from this seminar, which everyone must read, sign and return to Philip Seaton in Week 1.

Writing Academic Essays (videos): Watch them here.

Sample style sheets: 日本観光研究学会 「観光研究」のスタイルガイドはこちら。 Harvard B Style sheet from Taylor Francis (Routledge).

Academic Misconduct: A reminder of the university rules. Here is a handy pdf for students (2022不正行為防止(日本語&英語)) which everyone must read, sign, and return to Philip Seaton in Week 1.

About iThenticate: Read this sample essay in both plain text (Using Quotations properly) and with the iThenticate report (Using_Citations_Properly). See how we can detect plagiarism. Here is the article I talk about in the materials (Taiga dramas and tourism).

Week 2: 14 April

Individual supervision 1 (everyone online)

8:30: TC, 8:40: NR, 8:50: YN, 9:00: SM, 9:10: GS, 9:20: SD, 9:30: SS, 9:40: SK, 9:50 PP

Week 3: 21 April

Individual supervision 2 (online)

8:30 – , 8:48 NR, 9:06 – , 9:24 SM, 9:42 GS

Week 4: 28 April

Individual supervision 2 (online/in-person)

8:30 YN, 8:48 – , 9:06 SS, 9:24 SK, 9:42 PP, 10:00 TC, 17:40 SD

Week 5: 12 May (online)

Mid-term presentations (10 minutes presentation, 8 minutes Q&A). Please send a summary (rejime of 2 pages of A4) 24 hours before the class. Page 1 includes a proposed title, thesis structure, and research plan (timetable). Page 2 is discussion of a part of your thesis (what we discussed at your first individual supervision). Everyone please attend all of the sessions on 12 and 19 May.

8:30: TC, 8:48: -, 9:06: YN, 9:24: SM, 9:42: GS

Week 6: 19 May (online)

Mid-term presentations (10 minutes presentation, 8 minutes Q&A). Please send a summary (rejime of 2 pages of A4) 24 hours before the class. Page 1 includes a proposed title, thesis structure, and research plan (timetable). Page 2 is discussion of a part of your thesis (what we discussed at your first individual supervision). Everyone please attend all of the sessions on 12 and 19 May.

8:30: SD

9:48: SS

9:06: SK

9:24 PP

9:42 NR

Week 7: 26 May

No class

Week 8: 9 June

Active learning report deadline (everyone)

Individual supervision 3 (half the class)

8:30: TC

8:48: NR

9:06: YN

9:24: SM

9:42: GS

Week 9: 16 June

Individual supervision 3 (half the class)

8:30: SD

9:48: SS

9:06: SK

9:24 PP

9:42 Make-up time

Week 10: 23 June

Individual supervision 4 (half the class)

Week 11: 30 June

Individual supervision 4 (half the class)

Week 12: 7 July

End-of-term presentations (literature review and/or a case study chapter)

Week 13: 14 July

End-of-term presentations (literature review and/or a case study chapter)

Note: there may be additional individual supervision for those in particular need of a different schedule (e.g. autumn graduation, study abroad).