Faculty of Education(Amagasaki Campus)
Department of Education and Social Welfare
This department seeks to cultivate human beings who possess an effective and practical ability in the field of education and welfare. The department instills students with specialized knowledge and skills related to elementary education, child welfare, and social welfare. Furthermore, it ensures that students possess firm ethics, as well as a desire and positive attitude towards learning.
Major in Child Science
This course prepares students to become elementary school teachers and childcare workers who possess practical abilities and who have acquired the specialized knowledge required for elementary education and child welfare, as well as an understanding of children`s emotional needs.
Major in Social Welfare
This course seeks to cultivate human beings who have acquired the ethics, specialized knowledge and practical ability required in the field of social welfare.
Department of English Education
The Department of English Education seeks to strengthen English language abilities and develop a global mindset among students so that they can effectively communicate with people from different cultures. We also provide the students with specialized knowledge which will help them in their future careers. We offer classes in the fields of English language education, tourism, international business and teaching Japanese as a foreign language. Our students are expected to not only utilize their English and professional skills, but to also become capable of applying multifaceted perspectives to various problems in the world.
Faculty of Human Sciences(Miki Campus)
Department of Business Management
This department is characterized by the system of developing the basic ability of business and management by using field experience as an axis. That is, through experience in the field, students have to rethink the meaning of technical knowledge which is studied in the lecture room, and they acquire the ability to solve the problems.
Specifically, students choose the most interesting course from five choices (i.e. Sightseeing/Tourism, Food Business, Bridal, Regional Management and Sports Business) and study technical knowledge and the method of management by participating in the field experience provided by each course.
In this course, students consider comprehensively and learn about various economic activities related to sightseeing and tourism inside and outside the county such as travel, hotels and inns, transportation, food and drink. They acquire the ability to propose ways of encouraging foreigners to come to Japan as well as ways of encouraging Japanese tourists to travel abroad.
Food Business Course
Food business covers a wide range of industries such as food service, food manufacturing, food distribution, and food retailing. In this course, students study management of familiar food business, and they acquire an extensive knowledge which is useful for deciding on the course to take after graduation.
Bridal Course*Amagasaki campus from 2014
In this course, students study various aspects of bridal management and how to direct wedding ceremonies and the receptions of newly married couples. They acquire the ability to plan and implement bridal business inside and outside the county by showing hospitality.
Regional Management Course
In this course, students study regional management to improve the state of municipalities, regional industries and local communities. They acquire the ability to find the problems of regions and propose the way of activating them.
Sports Business Course
In this course, students study how we should manage sports business to enhance the value of sports and satisfy people. They acquire the ability to find the problems of modern sports business and propose what business will be required in future.
Department of Human Psychology
This department seeks to cultivate human beings who are capable of understanding aspects of human psyche and behavior through the use of scientific perspectives and methodologies based on psychology.
Sports Psychology Course
Students learn about human behavior and the human mind and learn to understand human behavior and thought by studying the cooperation of the mind and body. This topic is interesting not only for the athlete, but also for the person who is interested in supporting athletes.
Clinical Psychology Course
Well experienced counselors or psychiatrists teach counseling and psychotherapy techniques and enable you to get a deep understanding of problems. Students can obtain the qualification of the authorization of psychology by acquiring predetermined units.
Criminal Psychology Course
Students study the society that produced crime from the viewpoint of human existence and psychology. Students can take unique classes such as offender profiling of the real criminal with the professor showing his own experience of investigation.
Faculty of Health Sciences(Miki Campus)
Department of Nursing
The department of nursing is designed for students who wish to become professional nurses (registered nurses public health nurses, and midwives) prepared for nursing practice in a variety of healthcare settings. Supported by Kita-Harima-Medical Center, Miki-city and Ono-city, students are provided with an excellent learning environment in terms of clinical practice as well as the theory behind it.
Graduate School of Human Behavioral Science(Miki Campus)
Studies in Human Behavioral Science
Clinical Psychology Course
Cultivates professionals who possess the knowledge and skills necessary to become a specialist in the field of clinical psychology.
Criminal Psychology Course
Cultivates professionals who possess high-level research abilities and practical skills useful at police departments and juvenile correction facilities.
Applied Sociology Course
Cultivates professionals who possess a broad perspective, specialized knowledge and practical skills, and are capable of performing in an increasingly diverse society.
Studies in Clinical Education Program
Cultivates professionals who possess high-level research abilities and practical skills which will be immediately useful in the increasingly complicated educational field.