ECTS - General Provisions of Criminal Law II

General Provisions of Criminal Law II (LAW236) Course Detail

Course Name Course Code Season Lecture Hours Application Hours Lab Hours Credit ECTS
General Provisions of Criminal Law II LAW236 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.
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
  • Asst. Prof. Dr. Özgür Küçüktaşdemir
  • Research Assistant Can Yalçın
Course Assistants
Course Objectives The concept of criminal law, its duties, distinctions, general principles, historical development, resources, implementation rules and extradition are the basic topics of this course. Under these headings it is aimed to exhibit the basic principles of Turkish Criminal Law on the basis of judicial decisions.
Course Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • At the end of this course, the student defines the Criminal Law.
  • Student, compares the past and present criminal law in the historical development of criminal law.
  • Student explains the basic principles that dominate criminal law.
  • Student designs the criminal law regime which should be based on the principles which are dominant in criminal law.
  • Student solves problems by using the general theory of crime.
Course Content The general crime theory, elements of a crime, causes influencing the crime, contempt, multiple crimes, association, recurring criminality, types of punishments, sentencing and execution.

Weekly Subjects and Releated Preparation Studies

Week Subjects Preparation
1 Moral element of crime HAFIZOĞULLARI – ÖZEN (corresponding chapter)
2 Intent HAFIZOĞULLARI – ÖZEN (corresponding chapter)
3 Negligence HAFIZOĞULLARI – ÖZEN (corresponding chapter)
4 Imputability HAFIZOĞULLARI – ÖZEN (corresponding chapter)
5 Cases affecting culpability HAFIZOĞULLARI – ÖZEN (corresponding chapter)
6 Cases affecting culpability HAFIZOĞULLARI – ÖZEN (corresponding chapter)
7 Cases affecting culpability HAFIZOĞULLARI – ÖZEN (corresponding chapter)
8 Midterm Exam
9 Attempt HAFIZOĞULLARI – ÖZEN (corresponding chapter)
10 Participation in a crime HAFIZOĞULLARI – ÖZEN (corresponding chapter)
11 Joinder of crimes HAFIZOĞULLARI – ÖZEN (corresponding chapter)
12 Penalties HAFIZOĞULLARI – ÖZEN (corresponding chapter)
13 Preventive measures HAFIZOĞULLARI – ÖZEN (corresponding chapter)
14 Grounds breaking the bond between lawsuit and punishment HAFIZOĞULLARI – ÖZEN (corresponding chapter)
15 Grounds breaking the bond between lawsuit and punishment HAFIZOĞULLARI – ÖZEN (corresponding chapter)
16 Final Exam


Course Book 2. Zeki HAFIZOĞULLARI, Muharrem ÖZEN, Türk Ceza Hukuku Genel Hükümler
6. CENTEL/ZAFER/ÇAKMUT, Türk Ceza Hukukuna Giriş
7. TOROSLU, Ceza Hukuku Genel Kısım
8. KOCA/ÜZÜLMEZ, Türk Ceza Hukuku Genel Hükümler
Other Sources 4. Türk Ceza Kanunu
5. Yargı Kararları

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 40
Percentage of Final Work 60
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 16 3 48
Presentation/Seminar Prepration
Homework Assignments
Quizzes/Studio Critics
Prepration of Midterm Exams/Midterm Jury 5 2 10
Prepration of Final Exams/Final Jury 5 4 20
Total Workload 126