Introduction to Law

Course Code: 
LAW 123
Course Period: 
Autumn
Course Type: 
Core
P: 
3
Application: 
0
Credits: 
3
ECTS: 
4
Course Language: 
Türkçe
Course Objectives: 
To teach the basic concepts and principles of law
Course Content: 

To analyse the rules of social order, legal rules, legal systems, sources of law, together with the general principles of law,legal applicability of legal acts and some principles of Law of Obligations.

Course Methodology: 
1: Lecture, 2: Question-Answer, 3: Discussion, 4: Case study / practical course
Course Evaluation Methods: 
A: Testing, B: Presentation C: Homework

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Course Learning Outcomes

Learning Outcomes

Program Learning Outcomes

Teaching Methods

Assessment Methods

1) Mastering legal knowledge about the general principles of law

2,12

1,2,3

A

2) Having a wide point of view about Turkish Law, regarding the general principles and institutions.

2,12

1,2,3

A

3) Being able to interpret legal rules

2,12

1,2,3

A

4) Being able to identify relevant legal branches in a given case

2,12

1,2,3

A

 

Course Flow

Week

Topics

Study Materials

1

Rules of Social Order

 

2

Types of Legal Rules

 

3

Legal Systems

 

 

4

Sources of law/1

 

5

Sources of law/2

 

6

Branches of law

 

7

Judicial Organisation/1

 

8

Judicial Organisation/2

 

9

Types of lawsuits/1

 

10

Types of lawsuits/2

 

11

Legal events, acts and transactions/1

 

12

Legal events, acts and transactions/2

 

13

Legal personality/1

 

14

Legal personality/2

 

 

Recommended Sources

Textbook

GÖZLER, Kemal; İngilizce Karşılıklarıyla Hukukun Temel Kavramları

Additional Resources

DİNÇKOL, Abdullah; Temel Hukuk Bilgisi

 

Material Sharing

Documents

 

Assignments

 

Exams

 

 

Assessment

IN-TERM STUDIES

NUMBER

PERCENTAGE

Mid-term

1

30

Total

 

30

CONTRIBUTION OF FINAL EXAMINATION TO OVERALL GRADE

 

70

CONTRIBUTION OF IN-TERM STUDIES TO OVERALL GRADE

 

30

Total

 

100

 

 

COURSE CATEGORY

Expertise/Field Courses

 

Course’s Contribution to Program

No

Program Learning Outcomes

Contribution

1

2

3

4

5

 

When students have completed the Public Administration Undergraduate Program, they will be able to;

 

 

 

 

 

1

understand and have universal principles of public administration as well as gain knowledge of the structure and process of Turkish Public Administration,

 

 

 

 

 

2

gain knowledge of superiority of law and believe in universal principles of law and also know Turkish legal System,

 

 

 

 

x

3

behave environmentally sensitive and responsible and develop public policies on this issue,

 

 

 

 

 

4

understand the importance of Atatürk thought  within the guidance of science

 

 

 

 

 

5

be executive and administrative candidates who know well Turkish socio-politic history and structure,

 

 

 

 

 

6

integrate technological developments and implement technology in an efficient and effective manner in both public and private sectors,

 

 

 

 

 

7

improve communication and leadership skills,

 

 

 

 

 

8

improve ability of expressing in English and Turkish,

 

 

 

 

 

9

gain knowledge of EU legislation (acquis communataire),

 

 

 

 

 

10

appraise global and regional developments,

 

 

 

 

 

11

realize / recognize the importance of art,

 

 

 

 

 

12

prepare their career also in private sector - apart from government executives,  as such the flexibility of the program and on the facilities of double major and minor,

 

 

 

 

x

13

compare and select the professional opportunities in the field related to the international relations and administrative law.