ECTS - - Faculty of Law Undergraduate Program

Compulsory Departmental Courses

HIST201 - History of Civilization (3 + 0) 3

A chronological order of the rise of civilizations from Sumer until the Scientific Revolution.

LAW101 - Introduction to law (4 + 0) 6

The origins and sources of the law, the role of the law to establish order in society, the comparison of the legal rules with other rules regulating society, application and interpretation of legal rules, rights and their classifications, the main divisions and branches under the concept of law, Rule of Law, sanctions, legal systems, judiciary and

LAW104 - Legal History and Roman Law (3 + 0) 5

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.

LAW105 - Introduction to Civil Law and Law of Persons (4 + 0) 7

General principles of civil Law, persons, personality, protection of personality.

LAW106 - Family Law (4 + 0) 6

Engagement, marriage, divorce, law of property between husband and wife, adoption, guardianship and parental custody.

LAW107 - Constitutional Law (3 + 0) 6

General principles and the basic notions of constitutional law; the notion of constitution; theories on sovereignty and political power; forms of the state; legislative, executive powers and the relations between them; government systems; judicial review of legislative acts; election systems and political parties.

LAW108 - Turkish Constitutional Law (3 + 0) 6

Constitutional law, the normative standards establishing the institutions and functions of the legislative, the executive and the judiciary; regulations of the 1982 Constitution of the Turkish Republic.

LAW210 - Basic Rights and Freedoms (3 + 0) 5

The technical analyses of the various systems; the establishment, protection, and promotion of human rights; current human rights standards; global instruments, such as general and specific human rights covenants adopted by UN and regional instruments, such as ECoHR.

LAW211 - General Principles of International Law (3 + 0) 5

Basic characteristics of international law and differences with other legal arders (domestic law and UE law), sources of international law (treaties, customs, general principles of law) and legal acts.

LAW215 - Public Finance (3 + 0) 4

Scope of public economy, differences between public economy and free market, funding of public service, public income, public dept, public expenditure, public budget.

LAW218 - Issues in International Law (3 + 0) 5

Land, sea, air, space, and environment-related rules, recognition and succession, diplomatic and consular relations, international responsibility and sanctions, peaceful settlement of disputes, the use of force, law of armed conflict.

LAW231 - Law of Obligations I (3 + 0) 5

Introduction to law of obligations, main principles of law of obligations, elements of debt relation, tort, unjust enrichment, performance of obligation and discharging of obligations.

LAW232 - Law of Obligations II (4 + 0) 5

Introduction to law of obligations, main principles of law of obligations, elements of debt relation, tort, unjust enrichment, performance of obligation and discharging of obligations.

LAW233 - Administrative Law I (4 + 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, central administration of the state, institutions of local government, independant regulatory agencies, the concept of administrative transaction.

LAW234 - Administrative Law II (3 + 0) 5

The authorities of administration, public services, public order and law-enforcement officers, civil servants, disciplinary regulations, public property, pecuniary liability of public administration, contemporary trends in administrative law.

LAW235 - General Provisions of Criminal Law I (3 + 0) 5

The general crime theory, elements of a crime, causes influencing the crime, contempt, multiple crimes, association, recurring criminality, types of punishments, sentencing and execution.

LAW236 - General Provisions of Criminal Law II (3 + 0) 5

The general crime theory, elements of a crime, causes influencing the crime, contempt, multiple crimes, association, recurring criminality, types of punishments, sentencing and execution.

LAW301 - Special Provisions of Tort Law (4 + 0) 5

Liberty of contracts, special types of contracts, form requirements of contracts.

LAW302 - Property Law (4 + 0) 6

Property rights, property, possession, hypothecate and other property rights.

LAW307 - Special Provisions of Criminal Law (3 + 0) 5

Crime types in Turkish Criminal Code, the rulings of Turkish Appeals Court.

LAW308 - Administrative Judicial Law (3 + 0) 5

The main concepts and rules of judicial review of administration, the structure of administrative Courts, procedures to file a case.

LAW311 - Enterprise Law (3 + 0) 5

Introduction to Turkish Commercial Law, legal transactions about commercial enterprises, basic principles of Mark Law and Unfair Competition.

LAW312 - Corporation Law (3 + 0) 5

Concept of ?Company? in general and characteristics of company, main features of unincorporated company and its details, features of commecial partnerships and their functional process, detailed examination of corporation and limited liability company, reconstruction of companies, Konzern law.

LAW315 - Civil Procedure Law (4 + 0) 6

Organization of courts, cases and remedies.

LAW322 - Tax Law (4 + 0) 5

Taxation relations, taxing process, enforcement law of taxation, settlement of tax disputes, taxes on revenue, wealth and expenses.

LAW403 - Criminal Procedural Law (4 + 0) 5

Subject of criminal procedure, evidence, detention, search, arrest, criminal trial procedure, appeals, judgment and special criminal procedures; the ruling of Turkish Appeals Court.

LAW408 - Law of Commercial Papers (3 + 0) 4

Introduction to law of negotiable instruments; general aspects of commercial bills; bill, bill of exchange, cheque.

LAW412 - International Private Law (4 + 0) 6

Conflict of laws, international civil procedural law.

LAW413 - Labour Law (4 + 0) 5

Institutions of labour law, international labour law, labour court; employee, employer and his agent; business place and labour contract.

LAW414 - Social Security Law (2 + 0) 4

Institutions of social security law, pecuniary damages, damages for mental anguish, sanctions in public law, severance pay and unions.

LAW417 - Inheritance Law (3 + 0) 5

Testamentary disposition, shapes and types of testamentary disposition, inheritor, disclaimer of an inheritance.

LAW420 - Enforcement and Bankruptcy Law (3 + 0) 5

Law debt enforcement in general and its aim; enforcement of judgments, bankruptcy in general and types of bankruptcy.

LAW423 - Theories of the State (3 + 0) 5

Ancient Greek and Roman political thought, medieval perspectives on power and authority, the Renaissance and Reformation, the notions of the state as developed by social contract theorists and the rise of the Enlightenment, the formation of modern political ideologies.

LAW436 - Philosophy and Sociology of Law (4 + 0) 6

The foundations of society, social inequality, social institutions, social change; natural law theory, the formal understanding of law: legal positivism.

TURK401 - Turkish Language I (2 + 0) 2

Languages and their classification; history of Turkish language, its spread over the world and its place among other languages; Turkish language in the republic era; orthography; expressions; foreign words, suffixes and prefixes; punctuation; language and verbalism.

TURK402 - Turkish Language II (2 + 0) 2

Written expression and its genres; bibliography; sentence structure and types; misexpression; verbal expressions.

Elective Courses

- 3. Semester Elective Courses (3 + 0) 3

LAW-AE1SP1 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 4

LAW-AE2FA1 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 3

LAW-AE2SP1 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 2

LAW-AE3FA1 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 3

LAW-AE3FA2 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 3

LAW-AE3SP1 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 3

LAW-AE3SP2 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 3

LAW-AE4FA1 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 4

LAW-AE4FA2 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 4

LAW-AE4SP1 - Departmental Elective (0 + 0) 3

LAW356 - Seminar II (2 + 0) 3

Legal research methods and different aspects of legal writing.

LAW481 - Fundamental Rights Advocacy Legal Clinic (3 + 0) 4

Choosing every semester one or more applications to the lawyers who are experts on strategic litigation whose data is concealed, researching the related literature and court decisions, examples of other states and creating strategie, developing these strategies as concrete human rights advocacy strategies, sharing these strategies with relevant institutions and organizations, publication of these strategies in the student journal.

LAW491 - Legislative Clinic (1 + 0) 4

In the scope of the law clinic, students are responsible for examining relevant legislation in one or more different issues in each semester, investigating the related literature and court decisions, identifying the problems in practice and developing the solution proposals for them and formulating the proposed act and/ or regulatory transaction

LAW492 - Ombudsman Friendly Legal Clinic (1 + 2) 4

Choosing one or more applications to the Ombudsman Institution whose data is concealed and making research on the related literature and court decisions, examples of other states, writing a recommendation decision offer, sharing this offer with the Institution, publication of this offer in the student journal.

LAW493 - Law and Ethics Simulation Clinic (1 + 0) 4

Discussion of the ethical issues and dilemmas related to the profession through group work by studying a fictional case or one or more moot cases with known details.

LAW495 - Street Law Clinic (1 + 2) 4

Research on one or more different subjects; gaining information about the learning methods; making a presentation on the subject; providing information to non-lawyers (other faculty students, high school students, NGO's, etc) about their rights and the mechanisms they can use to protect their rights, and answering questions.

LAW496 - Legal Decision Writing Clinic (1 + 2) 4

Writing the final court decision in a fictional case or an actual moot case whose details are accessible.

LAW497 - Fictional Case I (1 + 0) 4

Modeling of the various stages of a case where students will act as judges, lawyers or prosecutors in a fictional case or a moot case developed from an announced moot court, verbally or verbally and written, depending on the type of the case.

LAW498 - Fictional Case II (1 + 2) 4

Modeling of the various stages of a case where students will act as judges, lawyers or prosecutors in a fictional case or a moot case developed from an announced moot court, verbally or verbally and written, depending on the type of the case.

LAW499 - Fictional Case III (1 + 0) 4

Modeling of the various stages of a case where students will act as judges, lawyers or prosecutors in a fictional case or a moot case developed from an announced moot court, verbally or verbally and written, depending on the type of the case.