COURSE INTRODUCTION AND APPLICATION INFORMATION


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Course Name
Criminal Law - Specific Provisions
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
HUK 302
Spring
3
0
3
5
Prerequisites
None
Course Language
Turkish
Course Type
Required
Course Level
First Cycle
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
Assistant(s) -
Course Objectives Criminal law- specific provisions course is intended to teach students general observations about criminal law specific provisions, general information about types of crimes mentioned in the related part of the Law no. 5237 and detailed information about legal benefits, perpetrator, material and moral element, attempt, gathering, accesory of specific crimes.
Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Will examine the general observations about new Turkish Penal Code specific provisions.
  • Will have general information about International Crimes (genocide, crimes against humanity, migrant smuggling and human trafficking)
  • Will examine differences between murder and bodily harm within the scope of general theory of crime
  • Will have information about crimes of torture and torment , crimes against carnal immunity.
  • Will learn the crimes which are regulated under the topic of crimes against liberty.
  • Will learn the crimes of insult and insult to one’s memory which are regulated under the topic of crimes against honour.
  • Will have information about crimes against private life and private fields of life.
  • Will examine differences between the crimes of robbery, plundering, fraud and abuse of confidence.
  • Will have information about crimes against community and crimes against public confidence.
  • Will learn the crimes against state and nation and cyber crimes.
Course Content Basic subjects of the course include the crimes against life, phsyical integrity, carnal immunity, liberty, honour and property which are regulated under the topic of crimes against the person; forgery of documents, crimes against public peace which are regulated under the topic of the crimes against nation; crimes against the relibiality and functioning of administrative body and crimes against judiciary which are regulated under the topic of crimes against state.

 



Course Category

Core Courses
X
Major Area Courses
Supportive Courses
Media and Managment Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

 

WEEKLY SUBJECTS AND RELATED PREPARATION STUDIES

Week Subjects Related Preparation
1 Introduction to Criminal Law specific provisions Course Notes and Related Parts of the Sources
2 Genocide, Crimes against humanity, migrant smuggling and human trafficking Course Notes and Related Parts of the Sources
3 Willful murder and reckless murder Course Notes and Related Parts of the Sources
4 Willful bodily harm and reckless bodily harm Course Notes and Related Parts of the Sources
5 Torture and torment Course Notes and Related Parts of the Sources
6 Crimes against honour Course Notes and Related Parts of the Sources
7 Crimes against carnal immunity Course Notes and Related Parts of the Sources
8 Midterm Exam
9 Crimes against liberty Course Notes and Related Parts of the Sources
10 Crimes against private life and private fields of life Course Notes and Related Parts of the Sources
11 Crimes against property; robbery and plundering Course Notes and Related Parts of the Sources
12 Fraud, abuse of confidence and gratuitous enjoyment Course Notes and Related Parts of the Sources
13 Crimes against public confidence (crimes of forgery) Course Notes and Related Parts of the Sources
14 Cyber crimes Course Notes and Related Parts of the Sources
15 Crimes against judiciary (slander, fabricating a crime, perjure, claim responsibility of a crime) and affecting the jucidiary official, annihilating the evidences, misprision of fellony Course Notes and Related Parts of the Sources
16 Final exam
Course Textbooks Durmuş Tezcan, Mustafa Ruhan Erdem, Murat Önok: Ceza Özel Hukuku, 7.baskı, Seçkin, Ankara, 2010.
References Veli Özer Özbek: Yeni Türk Ceza Kanununun Anlamı (Cilt 2 Özel Hükümler Madde 76169); Doğan Soyaslan, Ceza Hukuku Özel Hükümler, 6. Bası, Yetkin Yayınevi, Ankara, 2006 ; Nevzat Toroslu, Ceza Hukuku Özel Kısım, Savaş Yayınları, 3. Baskı, Ankara, 2008.

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Requirements Number Percentage
Participation
1
10
Laboratory / Application
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
30
Final / Oral Exam
1
60
Total

Contribution of Semester Work to Final Grade
60
Contribution of Final Work to Final Grade
40
Total

ECTS / WORKLOAD TABLE

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Workload
Course Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
3
48
Laboratory / Application Hours
Including exam week: 16 x total hours
16
Study Hours Out of Class
16
2
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
7
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
15
Final / Oral Exam
1
25
    Total
120

 

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES AND PROGRAM QUALIFICATIONS RELATIONSHIP

#
Program Qualifications / Outcomes
* Level of Contribution
1
2
3
4
5
1 To solve problems, to have analytical and holistic viewpoint and to develop strategic thinking as a principle in the field of law X
2 It is aimed to graduate students whom are able to critique what they have already learn in the field of law, adopting lifelong learning and continuously developing themselves X
3 It is aimed to graduate students whom are able to analyze and interpret their academic knowledge and express their solutions regarding legal problems both oral and written X
4 It is aimed to graduate students whom are able to understand the legal concepts and ideas in both national and multinational settings and practice cross disciplinary and comparative analysis X
5 To be aware of principles of social, occupational, and legal ethics X
6 To create solutions with creative and innovative motives when coming across with unexpected legal situations, and be able to apply the academic gain during new and unconventional occasions X
7 Acquiring leadership qualifications and applying them successfully X
8 Working efficiently and effectively, learning how to be a team member, taking responsibilities, being open minded, constructive, vulnerable to criticism and having self confidence X
9 To be able to reach the latest scientific resources, court decisions and other sources of law and be able to transfer the academic knowledge to real life with both national and international thinking X
10 To know and act according to the social, scientific and ethical values under any circumstances such as data collection, interpretation, announcing and practicing regarding legal, social and political progress X
11 To be able to use a foreign language as fluent as possible for both pursuing the legal information and court decisions and developing proper communication with colleagues from other countries, ("European Language Portfolio Global Scale", Level B1) X
12 Above average in both written and spoken of a second foreign language X
13 Able to use computer programs and technology to an adequate level required by the field of law ("European Computer Driving License", Advanced Level") X

*1 Lowest, 2 Low, 3 Average, 4 High, 5 Highest