ECTSNegligence Based Torts Liability

Negligence Based Torts Liability (OZH601) Course Detail

Course Name Course Code Season Lecture Hours Application Hours Lab Hours Credit ECTS
Negligence Based Torts Liability OZH601 Elective Courses 3 0 0 3 5
Pre-requisite Course(s)
N/A
Course Language Turkish
Course Type Elective Courses
Course Level Ph.D.
Mode of Delivery Face To Face
Learning and Teaching Strategies Lecture, Question and Answer.
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
  • Prof. Dr. Ahmet M. KILIÇOĞLU
Course Assistants
Course Objectives Torts liability is a term which is regulated in Turkish Code of Obligations. Tort is a unlawful act which someone has a damage by anothers negligence. Law system regulates that if someone is the reason of the damage by its negligence, must be compensate the damage of the others. Thats why the tort liability’s purpose is to compensate the damage which can occur material or immaterial. The purpose of the lecture is knowing what torts liability is, who are responsible for the tort, which king of damages occur at the end of tort, how can we calculate the damage quantity, and if there is more than one person who are responsible for the tort how can the damage be compensated.
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Explain the conditions of tort
  • Solve legal dispute about negligence based torts liability.
  • Criticize legislation about negligence based torts liability
  • Offer suggestions for the development of legislation.
  • Give examples about negligence based torts liability
Course Content Tort liability, tort which means the liability with the negligence, differences between absolute liability, elements of the liability, types of damage, compensating the damage, the reasons of clipping casual relations, lapse of time.

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation
1 Liability, tort liability, the comparison of tort and crime KILIÇOĞLU, Ahmet: Borçlar Hukuku Genel Hükümler, 21. Bası, Ankara 2017
2 Tort liability, the clamour which are cause by tort KILIÇOĞLU, Ahmet: Borçlar Hukuku Genel Hükümler, 21. Bası, Ankara 2017
3 Legal regulations about tort liability KILIÇOĞLU, Ahmet: Borçlar Hukuku Genel Hükümler, 21. Bası, Ankara 2017
4 The conditions of tort KILIÇOĞLU, Ahmet: Borçlar Hukuku Genel Hükümler, 21. Bası, Ankara 2017
5 The reasons of the compliance with laws, general compliance with laws KILIÇOĞLU, Ahmet: Borçlar Hukuku Genel Hükümler, 21. Bası, Ankara 2017
6 Private compliance with laws KILIÇOĞLU, Ahmet: Borçlar Hukuku Genel Hükümler, 21. Bası, Ankara 2017
7 Casual relation, and the reasons of clipping casual reason KILIÇOĞLU, Ahmet: Borçlar Hukuku Genel Hükümler, 21. Bası, Ankara 2017
8 Midterm
9 Damage, the kinds of damage KILIÇOĞLU, Ahmet: Borçlar Hukuku Genel Hükümler, 21. Bası, Ankara 2017
10 Negligence, kinds of negligence KILIÇOĞLU, Ahmet: Borçlar Hukuku Genel Hükümler, 21. Bası, Ankara 2017
11 Provisions and results of tort liability KILIÇOĞLU, Ahmet: Borçlar Hukuku Genel Hükümler, 21. Bası, Ankara 2017
12 Determination of the damage KILIÇOĞLU, Ahmet: Borçlar Hukuku Genel Hükümler, 21. Bası, Ankara 2017
13 Determination and calculation of the compensation KILIÇOĞLU, Ahmet: Borçlar Hukuku Genel Hükümler, 21. Bası, Ankara 2017
14 Tort liability which based on more than one persons negligence KILIÇOĞLU, Ahmet: Borçlar Hukuku Genel Hükümler, 21. Bası, Ankara 2017
15 Lapse of time KILIÇOĞLU, Ahmet: Borçlar Hukuku Genel Hükümler, 21. Bası, Ankara 2017
16 Final Exam

Sources

Course Book 1. KILIÇOĞLU, Ahmet: Borçlar Hukuku Genel Hükümler, 21. Bası, Ankara 2017
2. EREN, Fikret: Borçlar Hukuku Genel Hükümler, 22. Bası, Eylül 2017

Evaluation System

Requirements Number Percentage of Grade
Attendance/Participation - -
Laboratory - -
Application - -
Field Work - -
Special Course Internship - -
Quizzes/Studio Critics - -
Homework Assignments - -
Presentation - -
Project - -
Report - -
Seminar - -
Midterms Exams/Midterms Jury 1 30
Final Exam/Final Jury 1 70
Toplam 2 100
Percentage of Semester Work
Percentage of Final Work 100
Total 100

Course Category

Core Courses
Major Area Courses
Supportive Courses X
Media and Managment Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

The Relation Between Course Learning Competencies and Program Qualifications

# Program Qualifications / Competencies Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Develops knowledge of concepts, institutions and methods of private law at the level of expertise. X
2 Makes original definition and qualification about legal concepts and methods. X
3 Analyzing and evaluating the problems of private law relations by using the information obtained, reaching new and original results and ideas. X
4 Evaluates existing or new concept or institution in the field of private law with a new thought, approach and method. X
5 Has the ability to understand and process the national and international dimensions of law by following court cases and practices. X
6 Has the ability to diagnose private law problems and solve problems. X
7 Gains a unique perspective in the field of private law. X
8 Has the ability to conduct research in the field of private law and to be able to put forth a unique scientific work. X
9 Gains the ability to make written and oral presentations in accordance with academic and ethical rules. X
10 Defends original opinions in the discussion of issues related to the field of private law and establish effective communication that demonstrates its competence. X
11 Has the ability to solve current legal problems within contemporary legal approaches. X
12 Contributes to the settlement and implementation of legal and academic codes of ethics. X
13 Contributes to the settlement of the law and justice consciousness in society and its sustainability process. X
14 Has the ability of establishing functional interaction by using strategic decision making processes in solving the problems arising from law theory and practice and affecting social life. X
15 Contributes to legal theory and practice by publishing at least one scientific article in the field of private law, nationally or internationally, in well-established and / or respected journals. X

ECTS/Workload Table

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Total Workload
Course Hours (Including Exam Week: 16 x Total Hours) 16 3 48
Laboratory
Application
Special Course Internship
Field Work
Study Hours Out of Class 16 2 32
Presentation/Seminar Prepration
Project
Report
Homework Assignments 1 10 10
Quizzes/Studio Critics
Prepration of Midterm Exams/Midterm Jury 1 15 15
Prepration of Final Exams/Final Jury 1 20 20
Total Workload 125