COURSE INTRODUCTION AND APPLICATION INFORMATION


Course Name
Law of Negotiable Instruments
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
HUK 306
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 The aim of this course is to provide students with knowledge about the law negotiable documents; to understand the legal character of bills of exchange, which are frequently used in practice and an important part of commercial life.
Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Define basic knowledge in negotiable instruments law,
  • Explain the term of endorsement, the types and nature of the endorsement in negotiable documents.
  • Explain bill of exchange and components of bill of exchange,
  • Analyze loss and cancelation procedure of negotiable instruments
  • Discuss about draft, promissory note and cheque.
Course Description Theories, notion and types of negotiable instrument; differences between negotiable instruments by their type of issuance, bill of exchange and their nullification, bill of exchange and its formal requirements, promissory notes and formal requirements according to regarding law, cheque and its provisions, formal requirements, payment and nonpayment, aval, statute of limitations will be covered in this course.

 



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 Definition, Components and Functions of Negotiable Instruments Abuzer Kendigelen/İsmail Kırca, Kıymetli Evrak Hukuku, On İki Levha, 2021, s. 1-19.
2 Classification of Negotiable Instruments Abuzer Kendigelen/İsmail Kırca, Kıymetli Evrak Hukuku, On İki Levha, 2021 s.19-55
3 Theories of Negotiable Instruments Abuzer Kendigelen/İsmail Kırca, Kıymetli Evrak Hukuku, On İki Levha, 2021 s.78-85
4 Defenses to Liability for Negotiable Instruments Abuzer Kendigelen/İsmail Kırca, Kıymetli Evrak Hukuku, On İki Levha, 2021 s.85-123.
5 General Provisions and Mutual Characteristics of Bill of Exchange Abuzer Kendigelen/İsmail Kırca, Kıymetli Evrak Hukuku, On İki Levha, 2021 s.123-139.
6 Concept and Components of Bill of Exchange, The Difference Between Bill of Exchange(Draft) and Promissory Note Abuzer Kendigelen/İsmail Kırca, Kıymetli Evrak Hukuku, On İki Levha, 2021 s.139-162.
7 Midterm Exam
8 Concept of Promissory Note Abuzer Kendigelen/İsmail Kırca, Kıymetli Evrak Hukuku, On İki Levha, 2021 s.150-162.
9 Drafting of Promissory Note Abuzer Kendigelen/İsmail Kırca, Kıymetli Evrak Hukuku, On İki Levha, 2021 s.162-199.
10 Transfer, Aval and Payment of Promissory Note Abuzer Kendigelen/İsmail Kırca, Kıymetli Evrak Hukuku, On İki Levha, 2021 s.199-245.
11 Nonpayment of Promissory Note and Consequences Abuzer Kendigelen/İsmail Kırca, Kıymetli Evrak Hukuku, On İki Levha, 2021 s.247-268.
12 Cheque Legislation, Characteristics, Formation, Components And Transfer Abuzer Kendigelen/İsmail Kırca, Kıymetli Evrak Hukuku, On İki Levha, 2021 s.271-301.
13 Payment and Nonpayment of the Cheque and Consequences Abuzer Kendigelen/İsmail Kırca, Kıymetli Evrak Hukuku, On İki Levha, 2021 s.302-336.
14 Loss, Damage or Cancellation of the Negotiable Instruments Abuzer Kendigelen/İsmail Kırca, Kıymetli Evrak Hukuku, On İki Levha, 2021 s.55-70.
15 Semester Review
16 Final Exam
Course Notes/Textbooks

Abuzer Kendigelen/İsmail Kırca, Kıymetli Evrak Hukuku, On İki Levha, 5. Baskı, 2021, ISBN: 9786257528276

Suggested Readings/Materials

Sevilay Uzunallı/Ali Haydar Yıldırım, Uygulamalı Kıymetli Evrak Hukuku, 3.Baskı, 2021, ISBN: 9789750272523; Ünal Tekinalp/ Reha Poroy, Kıymetli Evrak Hukuku Esasları, Vedat Kitapçılık, 24. Baskı, 2021, ISBN: 9786257421157.

 

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
2
28
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Portfolio
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Oral Exam
Midterms
1
20
Final Exams
1
24
    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