COURSE INTRODUCTION AND APPLICATION INFORMATION


Course Name
Property Law I
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
HUK 307
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 The aim of this course is to provide basic knowledge about the principles and notions of Turkish property law and subjects such as possession, real rights and land registry, and also to ensure that the knowledge gained in this course will be used in solving future disputes.
Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Will be able to describe the principles prevailing Turkish property law
  • Will be able to discuss whether the ownership status has been gained in a dispute in relation to possession and land registry
  • Will be able to describe what land registry and its principles are
  • Will be able to compare the types of ownership, and the differences and similarities between those types and limited real rights
  • Will be able to classify limited real rights by considering their legal aspects
Course Description Course content includes notions of property and real rights, general principles prevailing real rights, notions of possession and land registry, land registry organization, responsibility of the state, ownership, subject matter and scope of ownership, acquisition and limitation of ownership, and limited real rights.

 



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 Property Law, Types of Property and Characteristics of Real Rights Oğuzman/Seliçi/Oktay Özdemir, p.4-14.
2 Property Law, Types of Property and Characteristics of Real Rights Oğuzman/Seliçi/OktayÖzdemir,p.16-40.
3 Possession, Types of Possession Oğuzman/Seliçi/Oktay Özdemir, p.49-57.
4 Acquisition of Possession Oğuzman/Seliçi/Oktay Özdemir, p.63-76.
5 Protection of Possession Oğuzman/Seliçi/Oktay Özdemir, p.78-90.
6 Restitution of Possession Oğuzman/Seliçi/Oktay Özdemir, p.106-118.
7 Land Registry and Its Principles Oğuzman/Seliçi/Oktay Özdemir, p.119-138.
8 Mid-term exam -
9 Transactions in the Land Registry Oğuzman/Seliçi/Oktay Özdemir, p.139-230.
10 Ownership Status and Ownership Types Oğuzman/Seliçi/Oktay Özdemir, p.233-238.
11 Ownership Status and Ownership Types Oğuzman/Seliçi/Oktay Özdemir, p.240-252.
12 Joint Ownership, Co-ownership Oğuzman/Seliçi/Oktay Özdemir, p.252-278.
13 Ownership on Movables Oğuzman/Seliçi/Oktay Özdemir, p.278-291.
14 Ownership on Immovable Oğuzman/Seliçi/Oktay Özdemir, p.293-345.
15 Review of the semester
16 Final Exam
Course Notes/Textbooks

Oğuzman/Seliçi/Oktay Özdemir: Eşya Hukuku; Sirmen:Eşya Hukuku

Suggested Readings/Materials

Turkish Civil Code

 

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
4
64
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Portfolio
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
-
-
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Oral Exam
Midterms
1
19
Final Exams
1
19
    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