課程資訊
課程名稱
日本企業
Japanese Business 
開課學期
104-1 
授課對象
管理學院  會計學研究所  
授課教師
西敦子 
課號
Acc5026 
課程識別碼
722EU8030 
班次
 
學分
全/半年
半年 
必/選修
選修 
上課時間
星期三7,8,9(14:20~17:20) 
上課地點
管二202 
備註
本課程以英語授課。限修過會計學。
限學士班三年級以上
總人數上限:40人 
Ceiba 課程網頁
http://ceiba.ntu.edu.tw/1041Acc5026_1 
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課程概述

Course Description:
This course is designed to help students acquire basic knowledge of the Japanese business. We will study the Japanese economy and the basic characteristics of the Japanese industrial and business organizations, such as the relationship between large enterprises and small and medium enterprises, business groups, and labor market. This course will introduce various Japanese companies to study the industrial structures and the mechanism of their performance. In addition, Japanese business models, such as the ‘lean production system’ of Toyota Motor Corporation and the ‘ameba management’ of Kyocera Corporation will be introduced. 

課程目標
Course Objectives:
This course intends to provide students an understanding of the following:
(1) transition of the Japanese economy,
(2) characteristics of the Japanese industrial and business organizations,
(3) Japanese business models, and
(4) present Japanese companies. 
課程要求
Course Pre-requirements:
Credits of Introductory Financial Accounting, and knowledge of how to conduct financial statement analysis are course pre-requirements.

Course Requirements and Announcements:
The dates of the midterm examination (11/11) and the final examination (1/13) will not be changed for students’ reasons.
To qualify to take the final examination, at least 70% attendance is needed.
No make-up assignments and examinations will be provided in this course.
All students in this course are required to give a group presentation. If you do not give a presentation, you will receive a letter grade ‘X’ (Not graded) as a semester grade automatically.
 
預期每週課後學習時數
 
Office Hours
每週四 14:30~16:30 備註: Please make an appointment in advance via email. 
參考書目
Relevant readings will be introduced in respective classes. 
指定閱讀
 
評量方式
(僅供參考)
 
No.
項目
百分比
說明
1. 
Class assignments 
15% 
 
2. 
Group presentation 
15% 
 
3. 
Midterm examination 
30% 
 
4. 
Final examination 
40% 
 
 
課程進度
週次
日期
單元主題
第1週
9/16  Course introduction,
Networks of Japanese companies 1,
Shousha 
第2週
9/23  Japanese economy, Management technology: Lean Production System (TPS) 
第3週
9/30  Japanese trading companies 2(‘Shousha’),
Accounting & management strategies 
第4週
10/07  Networks of Japanese companies 2,
Japanese industrial organization,
Labor market in Japan 1 
第5週
10/14  Labor union in Japan,
Labor market in Japan 2,
Apparel industry 
第6週
10/21  Corporate governance in Japan 
第7週
10/28  Automobile industry (at Computer classroom 310) 
第8週
11/04  Corporate governance: Strengths and weaknesses of J-companies (at Computer classroom 310) 
第9週
11/11  Midterm examination 
第10週
11/18  Electronics industry,
What are needed to become successful foreign managers at Japanese companies 
第11週
11/25  Case Study (at Computer classroom 310) 
第12週
12/02  Case study (at Computer classroom 310) 
第13週
12/09  Kyocera Amoeba Management System (AMS),
Group presentation and class discussion (Group 4 and 8) 
第14週
12/16  Group presentation and class discussion (Group 3, 2, and 5) 
第15週
12/23  Guest speech (Professor Tokuga, Kyoto University)
Kyoto Entrepreneurism: Spirit of Only-One Business with Long Cultural Tradition 
第16週
12/30  Group presentation and class discussion (Group 9 and 6) 
第17週
1/06  Group presentation and class discussion (Group 1 and 7) 
第18週
1/13  Final examination