COURSE INTRODUCTION AND APPLICATION INFORMATION


Course Name
Law of Obligations - Specific Provisions
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
HUK 301
Fall
3
0
3
5
Prerequisites
None
Course Language
Turkish
Course Type
Required
Course Level
First Cycle
Mode of Delivery -
Teaching Methods and Techniques of the Course
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
Assistant(s)
Course Objectives Examining Turkish Code of Obligations (Law no 6098) provisions concerning private debt relations, and some specific contracts in detail
Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Will be to classify atypical contracts
  • Will be able to discuss the characteristics, and terms and conditions of contact of sale and contract of donation
  • Will be able to define the characteristics, and terms and conditions of rental contract and guarantee contract
  • Will be able to define the characteristics, and terms and conditions of contact of mandate and contract of work
  • Will be able to compare the provisions of the old Code of Obligations (Law no 818) and the new Turkish Code of Obligations (Law no 6098) where necessary
Course Description Couse content includes specific contracts and their legal aspects. Some of these contracts are contract of sale, contract of donation, contract of mandate, contract of work, rental contract, guarantee contract, employment contract and publishing contract.

 



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 Classification of Contracts and Atypical Contracts Aydoğdu-Kahveci, p. 1 – 39.
2 Concept of Contract of Sale and Its Fundamental Elements Aydoğdu-Kahveci, p. 41 – 80.
3 Types of Contract of Sale Aydoğdu-Kahveci, p. 83 –305.
4 Types of Contract of Sale, and Terms and Conditions of Sale Contracts Aydoğdu-Kahveci, p. 305- 338.
5 Terms and Conditions of Sale Contracts, and Barter Contract Aydoğdu-Kahveci, p. 338-343.
6 Review for Midterm
7 Midterm
8 Contract of Donation Aydoğdu-Kahveci, p. 343-357.
9 Rental Contract Aydoğdu-Kahveci, p. 359-626.
10 Bailment Contract, Mutuum Contract and Leasing Aydoğdu-Kahveci, p. 627-652.
11 Contract of Work Aydoğdu-Kahveci, p. 655-679.
12 Contract of Mandate Aydoğdu-Kahveci, p. 680-693.
13 Suretyship and Guarantee Contracts Aydoğdu-Kahveci, p. 701-734.
14 Employment and Publishing Contracts Aydoğdu-Kahveci, p. 670-695.
15 Review for Final Exam
16 Final Exam
Course Notes/Textbooks

Fikret Eren, Borçlar Hukuku Özel Hükümler

Suggested Readings/Materials

Turkish Code of Obligations numbered 6098

 

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
3
42
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Portfolio
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Oral Exam
Midterms
1
25
Final Exams
1
35
    Total
150

 

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