Administrative Law I (LAW233) Course Detail

Course Name Course Code Season Lecture Hours Application Hours Lab Hours Credit ECTS
Administrative Law I LAW233 3. Semester 4 0 0 4 5
Pre-requisite Course(s)
Course Language Turkish
Course Type Compulsory Departmental Courses
Course Level Bachelor’s Degree (First Cycle)
Mode of Delivery Face To Face
Learning and Teaching Strategies Lecture, Discussion, Question and Answer, Problem Solving.
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
  • Prof. Dr. Metin Günday
Course Assistants
Course Objectives The course aims to provide to the main principles, institutions and concepts of admistrative law. Besides, it introduces the relationships among these concepts and how admistrative bodies work in practice. In this regard the course aims to improve students’ ability to solve administrative conflicts and think on issues in administrative law.
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • • Explaining of the fundamental concepts of administrative law.
  • • The ability to solve conflicts that may arise in the field of administrative law.
  • • Conduct legal research about administrative law.
  • • Analyse the principles of decision making process in administrative law.
  • • Solving legal problems based on administrative law
Course Content Administrative law as a discipline of public law, the concept of public administration, historical development and different systems, principles in organization of public administration, central administration of the state, institutions of local government, independant regulatory agencies, the concept of administrative transaction.

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation
1 The concept of public administration, the topics, properties and practices of administrative law, the sources of administrative law, the differences between the public administration and other bodies of the state. Günday, s.20 etc.
2 The principles of administrative law , rule of law. Günday, s. 37 etc.
3 Other principles of public administration: principle of equality secularism social state respectful state to human rights. Günday, s. 53-64.
4 The basic principles of public administrative organization, central and decentralized public administrations, public administration in Turkey and its features. Günday, s. 65-89.
5 The sources of admistrative law. Günday, s. 92 etc.
6 The transactions and acts of public administration, the concept of administrative transaction and the types of administrative transactions. Günday, s. 123 etc.
7 Midterm Midterm
8 Implementation and features of administrative transactions, implementation of administrative transactions and how they enter into force, termination of administrative transactions. Günday, s. 134 etc.
9 The illegality of the administrative transactions. Günday, s. 180 etc.
10 The authority of public administration: expropriation and its procedure. Günday, s. 249-281
11 Administrative contracts the making of administrative contracts, the differences between administrative contracts and the private law contracts of administration. Günday, s. 183-193
12 The applicable law for tenders. Günday, s. 195-221.
13 Günday, s. 195-221. Günday, s. 390 etc.
14 State officers and their responsibilities in admistrative law Günday, s. 602 etc.
15 Evaluation and practice.
16 Final Exam


Course Book 1. Metin Günday, İdare Hukuku, İmaj Yayınları, Ankara, 2013.
Other Sources 2. Yahya K. Zabunoğlu, İdare Hukuku, Turhan Kİtabevi, Ankara, 2012.

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 4 64
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 5 2 10
Prepration of Final Exams/Final Jury 1 11 11
Total Workload 125