ECTS - Public Law Master's (Without Thesis) Program

Compulsory Departmental Courses

ISL555 - Research Methods (3 + 0) 5

Research designs, probability theories, hypothesis tests, reliability and validity of measurement, model construction, multiple regression, multivariate variance analyses, correlation, exploratory and confirmatory factor analysis and econometric models.

KMH598 - Term Project (0 + 0) 40

Akademik yazım kuralları, araştırma yöntemleri, veritabanlarını kullanma, atıf ve dipnot kuralları, etkili anlatım ve yasa ya da mahkeme kararlarını kullanma.

Elective Courses

KAM502 - The Social Structure of Turkey (3 + 0) 5

The Ottoman modernization; The Ottoman Empire`s heritage to the Republic; Turkey`s modernization; secularism in Turkey; ethnic problems; democracy.

KAM503 - Political Theory (3 + 0) 5

Liberalism; conservatism; socialism; Islamism; fascism; totalitarianism; democracy.

KAM504 - Contemporary Debates in Political Philosophy (3 + 0) 5

The concept of freedom; the concept of equality; political power; violence; revolution; transformation; genocide; democracy; civil society.

KAM526 - Judiciary and Politics (3 + 0) 5

The role of the judiciary branch within state; the concept of judiciary independence; examples drawn from various cases.

KMH511 - Main Topics in Modern State Theory (3 + 0) 5

Historical stages in the development of the modern state (i.e. feudalism, policy of estates, absolutism and constitutional liberal state, the emergence of the system of states), sovereignty and nationalism, liberalism, conservatism, socialism, development of the modern state in Turkey.

KMH512 - Philosophy of Law (3 + 0) 5

Natural law theory, the formal understanding of law: legal positivism.

KMH513 - Constitutional Law I (3 + 0) 5

General principles of constitutional law, the notion of constitution (types of constitutions, the methods of constitution making and changing etc.), theories on sovereignty and political power; forms of the state; legislative, executive powers and the relations between them, government systems (parliamentary, presidential etc.); judicial review of

KMH514 - Individual, Society and State Relationships (3 + 0) 5

Examining and studying historical process and existence of individual, society and the state.

KMH515 - Main Politics and Law in International Relations (3 + 0) 5

Introduction, conceptualization of international relations as ?politics among nation-states?, conceptualization of international relations as ?trans-national politics?, ?three different conceptions of politcs and two concepts of law?.

KMH517 - Constitutional Law II (Political Parties) (3 + 0) 5

Democratic political representation, parliamentary debate, legislate, control of government, be elected as a member of parliament sufficiency, legislative immunity, the working order GNAT.

KMH519 - Fundamental Rights and Freedoms of Foreigners (3 + 0) 5

Knowledge of fundamental rights and freedoms of foreigners in terms of internal law, international law and fundamental principles.

KMH521 - Administrative Law (3 + 0) 5

Administrative law as a discipline of public law, the concept of public administration, historical development and different systems, principles in organization of public administration, the concept of administrative transaction, public service, public order, civil servants.

KMH522 - Administrative Jurisdiction (3 + 0) 5

Main concepts and principles of judicial review of administration, the idea of rule of law and the change in contemporary administrative law.

KMH523 - Tax Disputes, Policy and Law (3 + 0) 5

General information about taxes and tax administration; description of the tax dispute and source of the administrative act; administrative remedies used to solve tax disputes and functioning; methods for the resolution of tax disputes judicial systems; tax disputes of administrative cases, functioning, procedure, legal remedies and the results of

KMH524 - Rule of Law (3 + 0) 5

Differences between the concept of rule of law in common law system and concept of Rechtsstaat in continental Europe; the situation in Turkey, the court decisions in Turkey.

KMH525 - Human Rİghts (3 + 0) 5

The development of idea of human rights and the basic concepts of human rights, international treaties on human rights and freedoms, legal effect of ECoHR on Turkish legal system, the jurisprudence of ECHR on the basis of some human rights.

KMH527 - Tax Law I (3 + 0) 5

Tax-veiling-tax camouflage, economic interpretation, efforts to influence the tax debt, tax motivation, economic approach.

KMH528 - Economic Criminal Law (3 + 0) 5

The historical development of economic criminal law as a separate sub-domain of criminal law, the historical development of economic criminal law in the Turkish legal system, related scientific works in the area; economic crimes, white collar criminality in criminological terms; economic characteristics of the economic criminal law, common charact

KMH529 - General Theory of Crime (3 + 0) 5

The general theory of crime; evaluation of different theories, distinct methods on separation of elements of crime; critical approach to the general provisions of the Turkish Penal Code in the light of the general theory of crime.

KMH530 - Tax Law II (3 + 0) 5

The interaction between the tax law-constitutional law relationship and tax law (constitutional taxation principles, the legality of taxes, ability-to-pay principle of taxation, and other constitutional principles, Decrees of the Council of Ministers having force of Law, the legal status of special regulatory acts of the Council of Ministers), the

SBE-KMH-T-AE1FA1 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

SBE-KMH-T-AE1FA2 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

SBE-KMH-T-AE1FA3 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

SBE-KMH-T-AE1FA4 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

SBE-KMH-T-AE1FA5 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

SBE-KMH-T-AE1FA6 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

SBE-KMH-T-AE1FA7 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

SBE-KMH-T-AE1FA8 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5

SBE-KMH-T-AE1FA9 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 5