COURSE INTRODUCTION AND APPLICATION INFORMATION


Course Name
Family Law
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
HUK 104
Fall/Spring
3
0
3
5
Prerequisites
None
Course Language
Turkish
Course Type
Service Course
Course Level
First Cycle
Mode of Delivery -
Teaching Methods and Techniques of the Course Discussion
Lecture / Presentation
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
Assistant(s)
Course Objectives The objective of this course is to inform students on civil law and family law.
Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Explain the basic principles of family law.
  • Describe the skills of analyzing family law and the legal arrangements regarding to the protection of family in relation to this.
  • Discuss the legal results of engagement, marriage and divorce.
  • Describe the concept of adoption.
  • Explain financial issues related with divorce
Course Description Family Law constitutes the main content of this course. Especially, subjects such as the concept of family and principles of family law, getting engaged, getting married, general terms of marriage, marriage disunion, kindred, adoption, custody will be included.

 



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 Required Materials
1 Main concepts of law of family, Engagement Dural/Öğüz/Gümüş, “Giriş”, “Evlenme” chp. 1, Türk Özel Hukuku C.III, 17.bası, İstanbul 2022, s.1-25.
2 Engagement Dural/Öğüz/Gümüş, “Evlenme” chp. 1, Türk Özel Hukuku C.III, 17.bası, İstanbul 2022, s. 28-46.
3 Marriage Dural/Öğüz/Gümüş, “Evlenme” chp. 1, Türk Özel Hukuku C.III, 17.bası, İstanbul 2022, s. 47-93.
4 Marriage Dural/Öğüz/Gümüş, “Evlenme” chp. 1, Türk Özel Hukuku C.III, 17.bası, İstanbul 2022, s. 93-127.
5 Divorcement Dural/Öğüz/Gümüş, “Evlenme” chp. 1, Türk Özel Hukuku C.III, 17.bası, İstanbul 2022, s. 128-164.
6 General effects of marriage Dural/Öğüz/Gümüş, “Evlenmenin Genel Hkümleri” chp. 2, Türk Özel Hukuku C.III, 17.bası, İstanbul 2022, s. 167-193.
7 Midterm Exam
8 Protecting of the marital union Dural/Öğüz/Gümüş, “Evlenmenin Genel Hkümleri” chp. 2, Türk Özel Hukuku C.III, 17.bası, İstanbul 2022, s. 193-209.
9 Marital property law Dural/Öğüz/Gümüş, “Evlilik Birliğinde Mal Rejimleri” chp. 3, Türk Özel Hukuku C.III, 17.bası, İstanbul 2022, s. 230-260.
10 Kinship Dural/Öğüz/Gümüş, “Hısımlık” chp. 4, Türk Özel Hukuku C.III, 17.bası, İstanbul 2022, s. 260-321.
11 Adoption Dural/Öğüz/Gümüş, “Hısımlık” chp. 4, Türk Özel Hukuku C.III, 17.bası, İstanbul 2022, s. 321-353.
12 Effects of kinship Dural/Öğüz/Gümüş, “Hısımlık” chp. 4, Türk Özel Hukuku C.III, 17.bası, İstanbul 2022, s. 353-380.
13 Family community Dural/Öğüz/Gümüş, “Hısımlık” chp. 4, Türk Özel Hukuku C.III, 17.bası, İstanbul 2022, s. 382-401.
14 Deputy Dural/Öğüz/Gümüş, “Vesayet” chp. 5, Türk Özel Hukuku C.III, 17.bası, İstanbul 2022, s. 417 vd., 459 vd.
15 Review of the semester
16 Final Exam
Course Notes/Textbooks

Dural/Öğüz/Gümüş, Türk Özel Hukuku C.III, 17.bası, Filiz, İstanbul 2022, ISBN: 9789753687263

Suggested Readings/Materials

Akıntürk, Turgut/Ateş, Derya, Türk Medeni Hukuku Aile Hukuku 2.Cilt, 23.bası, Beta, Ankara, 2021 ISBN: 9786052426074

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Activities Number Weigthing
Participation
Laboratory / Application
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Portfolio
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Oral Exam
Midterm
1
40
Final Exam
1
60
Total

Weighting of Semester Activities on the Final Grade
1
40
Weighting of End-of-Semester Activities on the Final Grade
1
60
Total

ECTS / WORKLOAD TABLE

Semester 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
14
2
28
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
2
Portfolio
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Oral Exam
Midterms
1
25
Final Exams
1
45
    Total
146

 

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES AND PROGRAM QUALIFICATIONS RELATIONSHIP

#
Program Competencies/Outcomes
* Contribution Level
1
2
3
4
5
1

To be able to possess the knowledge in legal terminology, concepts and principles.

X
2

To be able to solve the legal problems with an analytic and integral point of view.

X
3

To be able to evaluate the legal knowledge and abilities obtained with a critical approach.

X
4

To be able to evaluate the developments in legal theory and practice by monitoring local, international and interdisciplinary dimensions.

X
5

To be able to have awareness of social, professional and scientific principles of ethic behaviour.

X
6

To be able to take responsibility in solving problems by creative and innovative thinking.

X
7

To be able to interpret the legal norms with a sense of justice respectful to human rights and in the light of principles of democratic, secular and social state of law.

X
8

Working efficiently and effectively, learning how to be a team member, taking responsibilities, being open minded, constructive, open to criticism and having self confidence

X
9

To be able to use the daily scientific sources and court judgments in the framework of life time learning approach.

X
10

To be able to inform the related persons and institutions about legal matters both verbally and in written.

X
11

To be able to monitor the daily legal information/court decisions and interacts with the colleagues in a foreign language (“European Language Portfolio Global Scale” Level B1) .

X
12

To be able to use the information and communication technology together with the computer programs in a level required by the area of law (“European Computer Driving Licence, Advanced Level”).

X

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