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)

Grading Criteria: Seminar Grading

Week 1:  6 October

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).

Presentations on progress over the summer.

Week 2: 13 October

Individual supervision 1 (everyone online)

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

Week 3: 20 October

Individual supervision 2 (online, 18 minutes each)

8:30: SS, 8:48: -, 9:06: -, 9:24: SD, 9:42: SM

Week 4: 27 October

Individual supervision 2 (online/in-person, 18 minutes each)

8:30: TC, 8:48: SK, 9:06: PP, 9:24: NF, 9:42: MY, 10:00: GS

Week 5: 10 November

Individual supervision 3 (online)

8:30: SS, 8:48: -, 9:06: GS, 9:24: SD, 9:42: –

Week 6: 17 November

Individual supervision 3 (online/in-person)

8:30: TC, 8:48: SK, 9:06: PP, 9:24: NF, 9:42: MY, 10:00: SM

Week 7: 1 December (all online)

Mid-term presentation (all online, confirming readiness to submit)

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

Week 8: 8 December

Individual supervision 4 (online)

8:30: SS, 8:48: MY, 9:06: GS, 9:24: SD, 9:42: SM

Week 9: 15 December

Individual supervision 4 (online/in-person)

8:30: TC, 8:48: SK, 9:06: PP, 9:24: GS, 9:42: MY

Submit a complete draft by 19 December

Week 10: 22 December

Final checks (results of the plagiarism checker report)

8:30: SS, 8:40: MY, 8:50: GS, 9:00: SD, 9:10: SM, 9:20: TC, (9:30: SK), (9:40: PP), (9:50: NF)

Week 11: 12 January

No Class

Week 12: 19 January (in person on Campus)

Graduation thesis presentations

8:30: SS

8:50: MY

9:10: GS

9:30: SD

Week 13: 26 January (in person on Campus)

Graduation thesis presentations

8:30: SM

8:50: TC

9:10: SK

9:30: PP

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