COURSE INTRODUCTION AND APPLICATION INFORMATION


Course Name
Private International Law
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
HUK 208
Fall/Spring
3
0
3
4
Prerequisites
None
Course Language
Turkish
Course Type
Service Course
Course Level
First Cycle
Mode of Delivery -
Teaching Methods and Techniques of the Course Discussion
Problem Solving
Case Study
Q&A
Lecture / Presentation
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
Assistant(s)
Course Objectives To teach private international law and international civil procedural law during this period when especially international relations in the field of private law are highly increased.
Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Define the basic concepts of private international law which possess ascending importance in our global world.
  • Explain the connecting points of private international law
  • Compare Continental law and Anglo-American law system regarding fraud of law, conflict of rules and adaptation, preliminary question and renvoi,
  • Evaluate the importance of public order and mandatory rules, acquired rights with respect to our material law
  • Provide knowledge of international civil procedure law matters, especially international competence, international arbitration recognition and enforcement of foreign court judgments and arbitration decisions.
Course Description Concept of private international law, sources of private international law, rules of private international law, connecting rules, rules of international civil procedure law.

 



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 Introduction to Private International Law (“PIL”), Neighbour Branches and Sources of PIL Nomer, Part 1, “Private International Law”, 3-85.
2 General Provisions of PIL Nomer, Part 1, Chp. 1,”General Provisions”, 85-112.
3 General Provisionsof PIL Nomer, Part 1, Chp. 1, ”General Provisions”, 112-145
4 General Provisionsof PIL Nomer, Part 1, Chp. 1, ”General Provisions”, 145-189.
5 General Provisionsof PIL Nomer, Part 1, Chp. 1, ”General Provisions”, 189-217.
6 Conflict of Law Rules on Law of Persons Nomer, Part 1, Chp. 1, “Conflict of Law Rules”, 217-235.
7 Conflict of Law Rules on Law of Family Nomer, Part 1, Chp. 2, “Conflict of Law Rules”, 235-295.
8 Midterm Exam
9 Conflict of Law Rules on Law of Inheritance and Property Law Nomer, Part 1, Chp. 2, “Conflict of Law Rules”, 295-317.
10 Conflict of Law Rules on Law of Obligations Nomer, Part 1, Chp. 2, “Conflict of Law Rules”, 317-381.
11 Introduction to International Civil Procedure Law Nomer, Part 2, “International Civil Procedure Law”, 381-425.
12 International Jurisdiction Nomer, Part 2, “International Civil Procedure Law”, 425-507.
13 Recognition and Enforcement Nomer, Part 2, “International Civil Procedure Law”, 507-562.
14 International Arbitration, International Mutual Assistance, International Bankruptcy Nomer, Part 2, “International Civil Procedure Law”, 562-613.
15 Semester Review
16 Final Exam
Course Notes/Textbooks

Ergin Nomer, Devletler Hususi Hukuku, 23. bs, Beta, Ekim 2021, ISBN: 9786053339847.

Suggested Readings/Materials

 

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
16
2
32
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Portfolio
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Oral Exam
Midterms
1
15
Final Exams
1
25
    Total
120

 

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