Course title
gPBL in China (b)

minami kazunobu
Course content
In 2019, the students visited the Japanese construction company and house building company and understand their research and development with the students from Huangshan University in China from May 28th to June 6th in 2019.

The schedule and the detail of the program in 2020 can not be fixed because of the coronavirus outbreak in the world.
Purpose of class
Understand the advanced technologies of the house building and construction industry.
Goals and objectives
  1. Undersatand the advanced technologies of the house building and construction industry.
  2. Understand the relationship between social system and building technology.
  3. Understand the innovation initiated by the house building industry and construction industry.
Class schedule

Class schedule HW assignments (Including preparation and review of the class.) Amount of Time Required
1. paper research paper research 180minutes
2. planning of field survey planning of field survey 180minutes
3. field survey1 field survey 480minutes
4. field survey2 field survey 480minutes
5. field survey3 field survey 480minutes
6. field survey4 field survey 480minutes
7. field survey5 field survey 480minutes
8. field survey6 field survey 480minutes
9. field survey7 field survey 480minutes
10. field survey8 field survey 480minutes
11. field survey9 field survey 480minutes
12. discussion discussion 300minutes
13. preparation for the final presentation preparation for the final presentation 300minutes
14. final presentation final presentation 240minutes
Total. - - 5520minutes
Relationship between 'Goals and Objectives' and 'Course Outcomes'

Final Report Total.
1. 40% 40%
2. 30% 30%
3. 30% 30%
Total. 100% -
Evaluation method and criteria
Based on the visit of the house building and construction companies, understand the research and development and future innovation of the construction industry.
Textbooks and reference materials
will be introduced in the first class
The students who have taken gPBL in China(a)in 2019 are recommended to take this course. .
Office hours and How to contact professors for questions
  • Please see the instructor in the afternoon of the first Wednesday of the spring semester
Development of social and professional independence
    Active-learning course
    Course by professor with work experience
    Work experience Work experience and relevance to the course content if applicatable
    Applicatable The instructors have long experience in practice of architecture.
    Education related SDGs:the Sustainable Development Goals
    Last modified : Thu Apr 16 04:03:10 JST 2020