COURSE INTRODUCTION AND APPLICATION INFORMATION


Course Name
Criminal Law - Specific Provisions
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
HUK 302
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
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
Assistant(s)
Course Objectives Criminal law- specific provisions course is intended to teach students general observations about criminal law specific provisions, general information about types of crimes mentioned in the related part of Turkish Criminal Code. In the context of the course it is detailed information about legal benefits, perpetrator, victim, actus reus and mens rea, attempt to crime, complicity, jointly committed offences, matter of aggravation, compliance with laws of specific crimes in the theory and application
Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Explain qualification of special provisions of Turkish Criminal Code.
  • Classify offences that is taken part in Turkish Criminal Code.
  • Discribe offences that is taken part in Turkish Criminal Code.
  • Compare offences that is taken part in Turkish Criminal Code each other.
Course Description Criminal law- specific provisions is examining fundemental specified crimes taking part in Turkish Criminal Code and legal assesment of them

 



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 Qualification of Turkish Crimal Code- specific provisions- Genocide and Crime against humanity Veli Özer Özbek, Türk Ceza Hukuku Özel Hükümler s.1-51
2 migrant smuggling and human trafficking- To compare generally international crimes s.53-100
3 Intentional Killing- Intentional Killing by Act of Ommission s.101-194
4 Intentional Injury- Aggravated Injury on Account of its Consequences s.197-238
5 Reckless Killing and Reckless Injury s.181-238
6 Torture and Torment s.275-292
7 Midterm Exam
8 Offences against Sexual Integrity- Sexual Assault- Child molestation s.317-372
9 Offences against Sexual Integrity- Sexual intercourse between/with persons not attained the lawful age- Sexual Harrasment s.372-397
10 Insult Crime s.497-540
11 Offences Against Privacy and Confidentiality s.546-604
12 Theft- Theft by Deception s.605-734
13 Counterfeiting Official Documents and Counterfeiting Private Documents s.831-867
14 Offences Related to Data Processing Systems s.965-1040
15 Offences against Nation and State and Final Provisions s.1041-1151
16 Final exam
Course Notes/Textbooks

Veli Özer Özbek/Koray Doğan/Pınar Bacaksız/İlker Tepe, Türk Ceza Hukuku Özel Hükümler.

Suggested Readings/Materials Veli Özer Özbek: Yeni Türk Ceza Kanununun Anlamı (Cilt 2 Özel Hükümler Madde 76169); Doğan Soyaslan, Ceza Hukuku Özel Hükümler, 6. Bası, Yetkin Yayınevi, Ankara, 2006 ; Nevzat Toroslu, Ceza Hukuku Özel Kısım, Savaş Yayınları, 3. Baskı, Ankara, 2008.

 

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
50
Weighting of End-of-Semester Activities on the Final Grade
1
50
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
3
48
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Portfolio
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Oral Exam
Midterms
1
27
Final Exams
1
27
    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