COURSE INTRODUCTION AND APPLICATION INFORMATION


Course Name
Maritime Law
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
HUK 405
Fall
3
0
3
4
Prerequisites
None
Course Language
Turkish
Course Type
Required
Course Level
First Cycle
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
Assistant(s) -
Course Objectives
Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • To determine the main principles of Maritime Law
  • to emphasize on the definition and types of ship, loss of quality of ship, port of registry, distinguishing features of a ship, register of ship, real rights on a ship
  • To define and have knowledge on Charter Party, contract on Carriage of Passengers by Sea, parties involved in these contracts and their rights and obligations, termination of the contracts.
  • To understand and evaluate the definition, types and legal aspects of Bill of Lading
Course Content Maritime Law: National and international sources of sea trade, ship, ship leasing contract, owner, owner associations, crew, freight contract, parties of freight contract, relation of freight contract with other contract types used in foreign trade law, enforcement of freight contract, bill of lading, responsibility of carrier, rights of carries, passenger carrying via sea contract, collisions at sea, average, rescue, rights of ship and load creditor.

 



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 National and international resources of maritime and maritime law in Turkey Study of the recommended resources
2 Definition of ship, types of ship, loss of quality of ship, distinguishing features of a ship Study of the recommended resources and overview of notes taken in previous course
3 Ship Registry: National and International Ship Registry, Port of Registry Study of the recommended resources and overview of notes taken in previous course
4 Association of ship owners, Construction Partnership Study of the recommended resources and overview of notes taken in previous course
5 Contracts in Maritime Law: Charter Party, Contracts of Carriage of Goods by Sea, Contracts of Carriage of Passengers by Sea Study of the recommended resources and overview of notes taken in previous course
6 Captain, the qualifications of the shipmen, the rights of the shipmen arising from the Maritime Labor Code. Study of the recommended resources and overview of notes taken in previous course
7 Case Study
8 Midterm
9 Contracts in Maritime Law: Charter Party, Contracts of Carriage of Goods by Sea, Contracts of Carriage of Passengers by Sea Study of the recommended resources and overview of notes taken in previous course
10 Contract on Carriage of Goods By Sea (Freight Contract) Study of the recommended resources and overview of notes taken in previous course
11 Bill of Lading Study of the recommended resources and overview of notes taken in previous course
12 Contract on Carriage of Passengers by Sea Study of the recommended resources and overview of notes taken in previous course
13 General Average Study of the recommended resources and overview of notes taken in previous course
14 Collision, Salvage Study of the recommended resources and overview of notes taken in previous course
15 Ship Creditors Study of the recommended resources and overview of notes taken in previous course
16 Final Exam
Course Textbooks

KENDER Rayegan, ÇETİNGİL Ergon, YAZICIOĞLU, Emine, Deniz Ticaret Hukuku Temel Bilgiler, Cilt: 1 Beta Basım Dağıtım A.Ş. ,2014/ İstanbul

References

KANER, İnci Deniz, Deniz Ticareti Hukuku I ve II, İstanbul 2014, AYBAY Atilla, AYBAY Aydın, AYBAY Gündüz, AYBAY Rona; Deniz Hukuku, Denizciler, İşletmeciler ve Yöneticiler İçin, İstanbul, 1998 2. ÇAĞA, Tahir; Deniz Ticaret Hukuku I Giriş, Gemi Donatan ve Kaptan, Filiz Kitabevi, İstanbul 19953.ÇAĞA,Tahir; Deniz Ticaret Hukuku II Navlun Sözleşmesi, Beta basım yayım Dağıtım A.Ş.,7. Bası , Kasım 2004 ,İstanbul 4.ÇAĞA,Tahir; Deniz Ticaret Hukuku III Gemi ve Yük Alacaklısı Hakları ,Zamanaşımı , Deniz Hukukunda Cebri İcra, Arıkan Basım Yayım Dağıtım A.Ş.,Ocak 2005 ,İstanbul5. YAVAŞÇA Cemaleddin , Deniz Ticaret Hukuku Deniz Kazaları ve Deniz Sigortaları, Beta Basım Dağıtım A.Ş.,Aralık 19936.HILL Christopher, Maritime Law, Lloyd’s of London Pres Ltd., 19957.SCHOENBAUM Thomas, Admiralty and Maritime Law, West Publishing Co. 19948. SCHOFIELD John, Laytime and Demurrage , Lloyd’s Shipping Law Library, Fourth Edition ,20009. DAVIS Mark, Bareboat Charters , Lloyd’s Shipping Law Library, Fourth Edition ,200010. ROSE F.D. , General Average Law and Practice, Lloyd’s Shipping Law Library,199711. GASKELL Nicholas, ASARIOTIS Regina, BAATZ Yuonne, Bills of Lading : Law and Contracts , Lloyd’s Shipping Law Library,200012. HUDGES, Casebook on Carriage of Goods By Sea, Blackstone Press Limited, 199413. GRIME Robert, Shipping Law, Sweet&Maxwell ,Second Edition ,199114. GASKELL NJJ, DEBATTISTA C.,SWATTON RJ, Shipping Law , Pitman Publishing , Eighth Edition , 1995

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Requirements Number Percentage
Participation
Laboratory / Application
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
40
Final / Oral Exam
1
60
Total

Contribution of Semester Work to Final Grade
40
Contribution of Final Work to Final Grade
60
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
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
5
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
25
Final / Oral Exam
1
30
    Total
103

 

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