Roman Law (LAW104) Course Detail

Course Name Course Code Season Lecture Hours Application Hours Lab Hours Credit ECTS
Roman Law LAW104 3 0 0 3 5
Pre-requisite Course(s)
Course Language Turkish
Course Type N/A
Course Level Bachelor’s Degree (First Cycle)
Mode of Delivery Face To Face
Learning and Teaching Strategies Lecture, Discussion, Question and Answer.
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
  • Research Assistant Sevil YILDIZ
Course Assistants
Course Objectives The aim of the course is to teach the development of these rules as well as teaching the rules of law, to show the economic and social phenomena that make up these rules, and to determine the future directions of development to the extent possible.
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Student actively uses the legal interpretation and reasoning ability that it earns in legal cases that are comparable.
  • The student explains the legal regulations in force, using the legal logic and legal thinking methods, taking into account the process of the formation of the rules of law and the development of the rules.
  • The student applies the general concepts and rules of private law he / she has learned to concrete events.
  • The student makes interdisciplinary studies ( (Economics, History, Sociology, etc.) and creates different approaches in law.
  • Student compares different legal systems with Contemporary Turkish Law.
Course Content Pre-Islamic period as an introduction to the historical features of Turkish law, the concepts and institutions of Islamic and Ottoman legal system; basic concepts of modern legal thought in Europe, a background knowledge of Roman Law.

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation
1 The Subject of Roman Law, Political and Historical Periods, Sources of Law and Basic Concepts
2 Consepts of Ius (Right), Person and Capacity to have rights and obligations
3 Legal transaction
4 Torts
5 Main Lines of Roman Civil Procedure and Enforcement Law
6 Obligation Relation; Parties, Subject, Elements, Origin and Sources
7 Roman Treaty System
8 Mid-term Exam
9 Liabilities Arising From Torts
10 Ending of Obligations
11 General Concepts of Property Law
12 Ownership
13 Limited Real Rights: Appurtenances
14 Limited Real Rights: Usufruct
15 Limited Real Rights: Lien
16 Final Exam


Course Book 1. Özcan KARADENİZ ÇELEBİCAN, ROMA HUKUKU Tarihi Giriş-Kaynaklar-Gen Kavramlar-Kişiler Hukuku-Hakların Korunması, ANKARA 2014 
2. Türkan RADO, ROMA HUKUKU DERSLERİ Borçlar Hukuku, İSTANBUL 2016

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 30
Percentage of Final Work 70
Total 100

Course Category

Core Courses X
Major Area Courses
Supportive Courses
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 Skills to understand, compare and paraphrase the basic concepts of law as a jurist following common principles of law. X
2 Skills to solve problems using a critical point of view when necessary , to determine and analyse the theoretical and implementation problems of law. X
3 Contribution to understanding, planning, exercising and coordinating the functionss of law, by explaining and practising. X
4 Skills to understand the strategic, tactical and practical sides of private and public law. X
5 Skills to understand the local, national, international, universal and supranational sides of private and public law. X
6 Skills to understand the modern methods and differences of law. X
7 Skills to participate in/inter disciplinary group works succesfully. X
8 Skills to adopt open minded behaviors in the way of learning and attempting. X
9 Skills to assimilate and carry the rules of ethics and profession within the framework of social responsibility X
10 Skills to use Turkish efficiently in writing and speaking, and have the communication talent that is required by a law related career. X
11 Skills to approach critically and creativly on the legal and social problems in terms of rule of law and ideal of justice. X
12 Skills to understand and practice the national and international sides of law through caselaw and judical implementations. X
13 Skills to prepare/present a written or oral academic study within the framework of acedemic ethic and rules. X
14 Skills to use vocational information technologies efficiently in solving legal problems. X
15 Skills to reinforce knowledge of foreign languages and command of legal terminolgy. X

ECTS/Workload Table

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Total Workload
Course Hours (Including Exam Week: 16 x Total Hours) 16 3 48
Special Course Internship
Field Work
Study Hours Out of Class 10 4 40
Presentation/Seminar Prepration
Homework Assignments
Quizzes/Studio Critics
Prepration of Midterm Exams/Midterm Jury 4 5 20
Prepration of Final Exams/Final Jury 10 2 20
Total Workload 128