COURSE INTRODUCTION AND APPLICATION INFORMATION


Course Name
Civil Procedure Law I
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
HUK 303
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 This course examines the court structure in Turkey, status of judges, initiation of proceedings, summary and ordinary procedures, jurisdiction, petition of the case and reply, evidence, burden of proof, means of proof including written instruments, witnesses, oath and expert evidence, effect of judgements, and enforcement procedures.
Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Describe the concept of court
  • Explain ''competent jurisdiction''
  • Evaluate principles of the Turkish judicial system
  • Discuss types of litigation
  • Apply investigative phase of the properties
Course Description The court structure in Turkey, status of judges, initiation of proceedings, summary and ordinary procedures, jurisdiction, petition of the case and reply, burden of proof, means of proof, effect of judgements and enforcement procedures.

 



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 / The place of civil procedure law within judiciary Related parts of the following references: Baki Kuru, İstinaf Sistemine Göre Yazılmış Medeni Usul Hukuku Ders Kitabı, Ankara, 2018; Hakan Pekcanıtez/Oğuz Atalay/Muhammed Özekes: Medeni Usul Hukuku, Ankara, 2018; Hakan Pekcanıtez/Muhammed Özekes/Mine Akkan: Medeni Usul Hukuku Pratik Çalışmalar, Ankara, 2018
2 Courts, judges (disqualification and dismissal of the judge) Related parts of the following references: Baki Kuru, İstinaf Sistemine Göre Yazılmış Medeni Usul Hukuku Ders Kitabı, Ankara, 2018; Hakan Pekcanıtez/Oğuz Atalay/Muhammed Özekes: Medeni Usul Hukuku, Ankara, 2018; Hakan Pekcanıtez/Muhammed Özekes/Mine Akkan: Medeni Usul Hukuku Pratik Çalışmalar, Ankara, 2018
3 Parties / Intervention Related parts of the following references: Baki Kuru, İstinaf Sistemine Göre Yazılmış Medeni Usul Hukuku Ders Kitabı, Ankara, 2018; Hakan Pekcanıtez/Oğuz Atalay/Muhammed Özekes: Medeni Usul Hukuku, Ankara, 2018; Hakan Pekcanıtez/Muhammed Özekes/Mine Akkan: Medeni Usul Hukuku Pratik Çalışmalar, Ankara, 2018
4 Fundemantal principles of civil procedure Related parts of the following references: Baki Kuru, İstinaf Sistemine Göre Yazılmış Medeni Usul Hukuku Ders Kitabı, Ankara, 2018; Hakan Pekcanıtez/Oğuz Atalay/Muhammed Özekes: Medeni Usul Hukuku, Ankara, 2018; Hakan Pekcanıtez/Muhammed Özekes/Mine Akkan: Medeni Usul Hukuku Pratik Çalışmalar, Ankara, 2018
5 Jurisdiction and authority of courts (jurisdiction) Related parts of the following references: Baki Kuru, İstinaf Sistemine Göre Yazılmış Medeni Usul Hukuku Ders Kitabı, Ankara, 2018; Hakan Pekcanıtez/Oğuz Atalay/Muhammed Özekes: Medeni Usul Hukuku, Ankara, 2018; Hakan Pekcanıtez/Muhammed Özekes/Mine Akkan: Medeni Usul Hukuku Pratik Çalışmalar, Ankara, 2018
6 Prerequisites for filing a law suit I Related parts of the following references: Baki Kuru, İstinaf Sistemine Göre Yazılmış Medeni Usul Hukuku Ders Kitabı, Ankara, 2018; Hakan Pekcanıtez/Oğuz Atalay/Muhammed Özekes: Medeni Usul Hukuku, Ankara, 2018; Hakan Pekcanıtez/Muhammed Özekes/Mine Akkan: Medeni Usul Hukuku Pratik Çalışmalar, Ankara, 2018
7 Prerequisites for filing a law suit II Related parts of the following references: Baki Kuru, İstinaf Sistemine Göre Yazılmış Medeni Usul Hukuku Ders Kitabı, Ankara, 2018; Hakan Pekcanıtez/Oğuz Atalay/Muhammed Özekes: Medeni Usul Hukuku, Ankara, 2018; Hakan Pekcanıtez/Muhammed Özekes/Mine Akkan: Medeni Usul Hukuku Pratik Çalışmalar, Ankara, 2018
8 Midterm Exam
9 Types of civil law suits Related parts of the following references: Baki Kuru, İstinaf Sistemine Göre Yazılmış Medeni Usul Hukuku Ders Kitabı, Ankara, 2018; Hakan Pekcanıtez/Oğuz Atalay/Muhammed Özekes: Medeni Usul Hukuku, Ankara, 2018; Hakan Pekcanıtez/Muhammed Özekes/Mine Akkan: Medeni Usul Hukuku Pratik Çalışmalar, Ankara, 2018
10 Filling a law suit, response to action, joinders and rejoinders Related parts of the following references: Baki Kuru, İstinaf Sistemine Göre Yazılmış Medeni Usul Hukuku Ders Kitabı, Ankara, 2018; Hakan Pekcanıtez/Oğuz Atalay/Muhammed Özekes: Medeni Usul Hukuku, Ankara, 2018; Hakan Pekcanıtez/Muhammed Özekes/Mine Akkan: Medeni Usul Hukuku Pratik Çalışmalar, Ankara, 2018
11 Hearings Related parts of the following references: Baki Kuru, İstinaf Sistemine Göre Yazılmış Medeni Usul Hukuku Ders Kitabı, Ankara, 2018; Hakan Pekcanıtez/Oğuz Atalay/Muhammed Özekes: Medeni Usul Hukuku, Ankara, 2018; Hakan Pekcanıtez/Muhammed Özekes/Mine Akkan: Medeni Usul Hukuku Pratik Çalışmalar, Ankara, 2018
12 Evidence rules Related parts of the following references: Baki Kuru, İstinaf Sistemine Göre Yazılmış Medeni Usul Hukuku Ders Kitabı, Ankara, 2018; Hakan Pekcanıtez/Oğuz Atalay/Muhammed Özekes: Medeni Usul Hukuku, Ankara, 2018; Hakan Pekcanıtez/Muhammed Özekes/Mine Akkan: Medeni Usul Hukuku Pratik Çalışmalar, Ankara, 2018
13 Types of evidence Related parts of the following references: Baki Kuru, İstinaf Sistemine Göre Yazılmış Medeni Usul Hukuku Ders Kitabı, Ankara, 2018; Hakan Pekcanıtez/Oğuz Atalay/Muhammed Özekes: Medeni Usul Hukuku, Ankara, 2018; Hakan Pekcanıtez/Muhammed Özekes/Mine Akkan: Medeni Usul Hukuku Pratik Çalışmalar, Ankara, 2018
14 Types of evidence Related parts of the following references: Baki Kuru, İstinaf Sistemine Göre Yazılmış Medeni Usul Hukuku Ders Kitabı, Ankara, 2018; Hakan Pekcanıtez/Oğuz Atalay/Muhammed Özekes: Medeni Usul Hukuku, Ankara, 2018; Hakan Pekcanıtez/Muhammed Özekes/Mine Akkan: Medeni Usul Hukuku Pratik Çalışmalar, Ankara, 2018
15 Review of the semester
16 Final Exam
Course Notes/Textbooks Baki Kuru, Medeni Usul Hukuku ders kitabı, 24. Baskı.
Suggested Readings/Materials Hakan Pekcanıtez, Muhammet Özekes, Mine Akkan, Medeni Usul Hukuku Pratik Çalışmalar, 14.Bası.\nTimuçin Muşul, Pratik Çalışma Kitabı, 4. Baskı.

 

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
25
Final Exams
1
45
    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