COURSE INTRODUCTION AND APPLICATION INFORMATION


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Course Name
International Monetary and Financial Law
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
LAW 464
Fall/Spring
3
0
3
6
Prerequisites
None
Course Language
English
Course Type
Elective
Course Level
First Cycle
Course Coordinator -
Course Lecturer(s) -
Assistant(s) -
Course Objectives Examination of the international monetary and financial law and institutions , understanding of EU money and finance law
Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Define the basic financial concepts
  • Evalute the relation ship between EU’s Financial Status and legal structure.
  • Explain the basic theories of finance
  • Analyze the legal structure in the scope of International Monetary and the Finance
  • Evaluate the ınternational finance institutions in the scope of International Monetary and the Finance Law.
  • Interpret EU financial law
  • Evaluate current economical crisis
Course Content International Monetary Law will be evaluated, The Bretton Woods System and current system, definitions and branches will be evaluated, the four stages of ınternational financial law will be evaluated, The regulations related to EU law, European Central Bank, the main elements of Monetary Union will be evaluated, EU Financial law and overview, recent financial crisis and the effects of Euro area will be evaulated

 



Course Category

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

 

WEEKLY SUBJECTS AND RELATED PREPARATION STUDIES

Week Subjects Related Preparation
1 Concepts and definitions Gortsos, Ch.V. (2015): The Single Supervisory Mechanism (SSM): Legal aspects of the first pillar of the European Banking Union, Nomiki Bibliothiki - European Public Law Organisation (EPLO), Athens, Chapter 1
2 The system of Bretton Wood 1 https://www.imf.org/external/about/histend.htm Gortsos, Ch.V. (2015): The Single Supervisory Mechanism (SSM): Legal aspects of the first pillar of the European Banking Union, Nomiki Bibliothiki - European Public Law Organisation (EPLO), Athens, Chapter 2
3 The system of Bretton Wood 2 https://www.imf.org/external/about/histend.htm Gortsos, Ch.V. (2015): The Single Supervisory Mechanism (SSM): Legal aspects of the first pillar of the European Banking Union, Nomiki Bibliothiki - European Public Law Organisation (EPLO), Athens, chapter 3.
4 Current system and evalution Notes given by the lecturer
5 International Financial Systems and definitions Lastra, R.M. (2015): International Financial and Monetary Law, second edition, Oxford University Press, United Kingdom, Chapter 2-3. Gortsos, Ch.V. (2015): The Single Supervisory Mechanism (SSM): Legal aspects of the first pillar of the European Banking Union, Nomiki Bibliothiki - European Public Law Organisation (EPLO), Athens, Chapter 4
6 EU Law 1 Notes given by the lecturer
7 EU Law 2 Notes given by the lecturer
8 European Financial Law 1 Gortsos, Ch.V. (2015): The Single Supervisory Mechanism (SSM): Legal aspects of the first pillar of the European Banking Union, Nomiki Bibliothiki - European Public Law Organisation (EPLO), Athens, Chapter 6
9 Mid term
10 European Financial Law 2 Gortsos, Ch.V. (2015): The Single Supervisory Mechanism (SSM): Legal aspects of the first pillar of the European Banking Union, Nomiki Bibliothiki - European Public Law Organisation (EPLO), Athens, Chapter 7
11 European Financial Law 3 Gortsos, Ch.V. (2015): The Single Supervisory Mechanism (SSM): Legal aspects of the first pillar of the European Banking Union, Nomiki Bibliothiki - European Public Law Organisation (EPLO), Athens, Chapter 8
12 ESCB and ECB https://www.ecb.europa.eu/ecb/orga/escb/htm/index.en.html Gortsos, Ch.V. (2015): The Single Supervisory Mechanism (SSM): Legal aspects of the first pillar of the European Banking Union, Nomiki Bibliothiki - European Public Law Organisation (EPLO), Athens
13 Euro area Lastra, R.M. and J.V. Louis (2013): European Economic and Monetary Union: History, Trends, and Prospects, Yearbook of Economic Law, pp. 80-120.
14 Economic crisis Gortsos, Ch.V. (2015): The Single Supervisory Mechanism (SSM): Legal aspects of the first pillar of the European Banking Union, Nomiki Bibliothiki - European Public Law Organisation (EPLO), Athens, Chapter 9
15 Review of semester Notes given by the lecturer
16 Final Exam
Course Textbooks Gortsos, Ch.V. (2015): The Single Supervisory Mechanism (SSM): Legal aspects of the first pillar of the European Banking Union, Nomiki Bibliothiki - European Public Law Organisation (EPLO), Athens. Lastra, R.M. (2015): International Financial and Monetary Law, second edition, Oxford University Press, United Kingdom. Lastra, R.M. and J.V. Louis (2013): European Economic and Monetary Union: History, Trends, and Prospects, Yearbook of Economic Law, pp. 1-150. Lowenfeld, A. F. (2009): International Economic Law, Second edition, International Economic Law Series, Oxford University Press, Oxford - New York. Proctor (2012): Mann on the Legal Aspect of Money, seventh edition, Oxford University Press, Oxford - New York
References

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Requirements Number Percentage
Participation
1
10
Laboratory / Application
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
1
15
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
30
Final / Oral Exam
1
45
Total

Contribution of Semester Work to Final Grade
1
55
Contribution of Final Work to Final Grade
1
45
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
3
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
1
15
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
24
Final / Oral Exam
1
30
    Total
165

 

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