COURSE INTRODUCTION AND APPLICATION INFORMATION


Course Name
Law of Foundations
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
HUK 210
Fall/Spring
3
0
3
4
Prerequisites
None
Course Language
Turkish
Course Type
Elective
Course Level
First Cycle
Mode of Delivery -
Teaching Methods and Techniques of the Course
Course Coordinator -
Course Lecturer(s) -
Assistant(s) -
Course Objectives To have a general knowledge about legislative regulations concerning foundations, Law no. 5737, Law no. 6760 and specific regulations, principles, notions and institutions of foundations.
Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • will be able to dinstiguish notions like foundation voucher and foundation trustee
  • will understand the importance of foundations from the Ottoman ages to the present day.
  • will have a general knowledge about foundations
  • will penetrate legislations concerning today's foundations legal issues
Course Description In this course, notions related to law of foundations (foundation voucher, trustee, donations, types of foundations) and Law no. 5737 will be discussed. Law no. 6760 and regulations concerning foundations will also be addressed.

 



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 Notion of foundation and types of foundation. Code of Foundation (the student must have it in course)
2 Administration and representation in foundations Code of Foundation (the student must have it in course)
3 Persons who cannot be foundation trustee and the liability of trustees Code of Foundation (the student must have it in course)
4 Goods and activities of foundations Code of Foundation (the student must have it in course)
5 Alteration in cause and activity in foundations Code of Foundation (the student must have it in course)
6 Notion of donation Code of Foundation (the student must have it in course)
7 Collection and renting Code of Foundation (the student must have it in course)
8 Midterm Exam
9 International activities of foundations Code of Foundation (the student must have it in course)
10 Commercial enterprise and partnership built by foundations Code of Foundation (the student must have it in course)
11 Goods and rights of foundations ended and disincorporated Code of Foundation (the student must have it in course)
12 Accounting of foundation, declaration and supervision Code of Foundation (the student must have it in course)
13 Fused and appendant foundations Code of Foundation (the student must have it in course)
14 General directorate for foundations and Council of foundations Code of Foundation (the student must have it in course)
15 Cultural property of foundations Code of Foundation (the student must have it in course)
16 Final Exam
Course Notes/Textbooks YENER, S.: Vakıfların Temel Mevzuatı(içtihat özetli)eski ve yeni(son değişiklikler işlenmiş)Ankara 2011.
Suggested Readings/Materials ULUÇ, Yusuf : Vakıflar Hukuku ve Mevzuatı, Ankara 2008; AKİPEK,Ş./ALTAŞ, H. Vakıflarda Evladiye Davaları , AÜHFD ;YENER, Serhat: Hayrat Vakıf Mallarının Hukuki Durumu Üzerine Bir İnceleme,. REVAK, Sivas 1992, sh.92 vd. 3.

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Activities Number Weigthing
Participation
Laboratory / Application
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
2
20
Portfolio
Homework / Assignments
1
20
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Oral Exam
Midterm
1
20
Final Exam
1
40
Total

Weighting of Semester Activities on the Final Grade
4
60
Weighting of End-of-Semester Activities on the Final Grade
1
40
Total

ECTS / WORKLOAD TABLE

Semester Activities Number Duration (Hours) Workload
Course Hours
(Including exam week: 16 x total hours)
16
4
64
Laboratory / Application Hours
(Including exam week: 16 x total hours)
16
Study Hours Out of Class
0
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
2
7
Portfolio
Homework / Assignments
1
7
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Oral Exam
Midterms
1
10
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) .

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”).

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