COURSE INTRODUCTION AND APPLICATION INFORMATION


Course Name
Retail Law
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
HUK 412
Fall/Spring
3
0
3
6
Prerequisites
None
Course Language
Turkish
Course Type
Elective
Course Level
-
Mode of Delivery -
Teaching Methods and Techniques of the Course
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
Assistant(s) -
Course Objectives The students are expected to acquire a general knowledge about the legal environment of retail business that will improve their professional skills.
Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • The students who succeeded in this course; • will be able to define probable legal problems regarding retail business
  • will be able to define the main elements of sales contract and manufacturing contract
  • will be able to evaluate main concepts of commercial law and especially the types of negotiable instruments related with the operation field of retail business.
  • will be able to define the main elements of sales contract and manufacturing contract.
  • will be able to explain the essentials of labor contract and the main obligations of employer and employee.
Course Description General principles and some specific types of contract law, consumer protection law, commercial law, labor law and criminal law issues related with retail business.

 



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 Basic Concepts of the Contract Law Turgut Akıntürk, Derya Ateş, Borçlar Hukuku, İstanbul, Beta 2016, s.19-82.
2 Legal Elements of Sales Contract Turgut Akıntürk, Derya Ateş, Borçlar Hukuku, İstanbul, Beta 2016, s.229-250.
3 Contract Manufacturing Turgut Akıntürk, Derya Ateş, Borçlar Hukuku, İstanbul, Beta 2016, s.305-309.
4 Food and Product Safety Legislation https://www.ticaret.gov.tr/ithalat/urun-guvenligi-ve-denetimi-tebligleri http://www.tesk.org.tr/tr/calisma/gida/3.html
5 Negotiable Instruments Fatih Bilgili, Ertan Demirkapı, Ticaret Hukuku Bilgisi, Bursa, Dora 2018, s. 319-427.
6 Unfair Competition Fatih Bilgili, Ertan Demirkapı, Ticaret Hukuku Bilgisi, Bursa, Dora 2018, s.149-158.
7 Protection of Trademarks Fatih Bilgili, Ertan Demirkapı, Ticaret Hukuku Bilgisi, Bursa, Dora 2018, s.122-126.
8 Commercials, Advertisements and Promotions Aydın Zevkliler, Murat Aydoğdu, Tüketicinin Korunması Hukuku, Ankara, Seçkin 2004, s.373-384.
9 Midterm Exam
10 Consumer Protection Law (I) Aydın Zevkliler, Murat Aydoğdu, Tüketicinin Korunması Hukuku, Ankara, Seçkin 2004, s.1-98.
11 Consumer Protection Law (II) Aydın Zevkliler, Murat Aydoğdu, Tüketicinin Korunması Hukuku, Ankara, Seçkin 2004, s.99-147.
12 Some Specific Obligations of the Worker (Duty of loyalty and professional discretion) Sarper Süzek, İş Hukuku, İstanbul, Beta 2006, s.274-277.
13 Occupational Health and Safety I Sarper Süzek, İş Hukuku, İstanbul, Beta 2006, s.661-688.
14 Occupational Health and Safety II Sarper Süzek, İş Hukuku, İstanbul, Beta 2006, s.688-713.
15 Review of the Semester
16 Final Exam
Course Notes/Textbooks

Aydın Zevkliler, Murat Aydoğdu, Tüketicinin Korunması Hukuku, Ankara, Seçkin 2004.

Suggested Readings/Materials

Sarper Süzek, İş Hukuku, İstanbul, Beta 2006, Fatih Bilgili, Ertan Demirkapı, Ticaret Hukuku Bilgisi, Bursa, Dora 2018, Turgut Akıntürk, Derya Ateş, Borçlar Hukuku, İstanbul, Beta 2016.

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Activities Number Weigthing
Participation
Laboratory / Application
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
1
10
Portfolio
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Oral Exam
Midterm
1
40
Final Exam
1
50
Total

Weighting of Semester Activities on the Final Grade
2
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
2
32
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
1
Portfolio
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Oral Exam
Midterms
1
15
Final Exams
1
25
    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) .

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”).

*1 Lowest, 2 Low, 3 Average, 4 High, 5 Highest