COURSE INTRODUCTION AND APPLICATION INFORMATION


Course Name
Recent Developments in Foreigners’ and Turkish Citizenship Law
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
HUK 483
Fall/Spring
3
0
3
5
Prerequisites
None
Course Language
Turkish
Course Type
Elective
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 teach students Turkish citizenship and foreigners’ law as a neighbor branch of Turkish private international law.
Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Discuss general outline and current problems of Turkish citizenship law
  • Follow-up the national and international regulations regarding foreigners’ law which consists of intervening and direct norms.
  • Interpret national and international regulations on the protection of foreign investments.
  • Apply national and international regulations on the working rights of foreigners.
  • Interpret national and international regulations on the acquisition of real estate by foreigners.
Course Description Turkish citizenship law, foreigners and international protection law, direct foreign investments, work permits of foreigners, acquisition of real estate by foreigners.

 



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 to the foreigners law Çelikel, Aysel, Yabancılar Hukuku, Yenilenmiş 24. bs., Beta, 2018, p. 9-80.
2 Scope and basic principles of the Code on Foreigners and International Protection (“CFIP”) Çelikel, Aysel, Yabancılar Hukuku, Yenilenmiş 24. bs., Beta, 2018, p. 9-80.
3 Entry of foreigners and visa problems, residence and travel of foreigners in Turkey, expulsion of foreigners under CFIP Çelikel, Aysel, Yabancılar Hukuku, Yenilenmiş 24. bs., Beta, 2018, p. 80-158.
4 Refugee and asylum applications, institutional structure of migration and asylum under CFIP Çelikel, Aysel, Yabancılar Hukuku, Yenilenmiş 24. bs., Beta, 2018, p. 158-180.
5 General principles of Turkish citizenship law Nomer, Ergin, Türk Vatandaşlık Hukuku, 25. Bs., Filiz, 2018, p. 3-65.
6 Obtaining of citizenship under the Code on Turkish Citizenship (“CTC”) Nomer, Ergin, Türk Vatandaşlık Hukuku, 25. Bs., Filiz, 2018, p. 65-122; p. 180-193.
7 Loss of citizenship and disputes on citizenship Nomer, Ergin, Türk Vatandaşlık Hukuku, 25. Bs., Filiz, 2018, p. 122-180; p. 180-193.
8 Midterm Exam
9 Foreign direct investments under the Code on Foreign Direct Investments (“CFDI”) Çelikel, Aysel, Yabancılar Hukuku, Yenilenmiş 24. bs., Beta, 2018, p. 234-285.
10 Foreign direct investments under CFDI Çelikel, Aysel, Yabancılar Hukuku, Yenilenmiş 24. bs., Beta, 2018, p. 234-285.
11 Work permits of foreigners under the Code on International Workforce (“CIW”) Çelikel, Aysel, Yabancılar Hukuku, Yenilenmiş 24. bs., Beta, 2018, p. 180-234.
12 Work permits of foreigners under CIW Çelikel, Aysel, Yabancılar Hukuku, Yenilenmiş 24. bs., Beta, 2018, p. 180-234; s. 285-289.
13 Acquisition of real estate by foreigners under the Code on Land Registry Çelikel, Aysel, Yabancılar Hukuku, Yenilenmiş 24. bs., Beta, 2018, p. 321-357.
14 Acquisition of real estate by foreigners under the Code on Land Registry Çelikel, Aysel, Yabancılar Hukuku, Yenilenmiş 24. bs., Beta, 2018, p. 321-357.
15 Review of the Term
16 Final Exam
Course Notes/Textbooks

Çelikel, Aysel, Yabancılar Hukuku, Yenilenmiş 24. bs., Beta, 2018; Nomer, Ergin, Türk Vatandaşlık Hukuku, 25. Bs., Filiz, 2018.

Suggested Readings/Materials

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Activities Number Weigthing
Participation
Laboratory / Application
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Portfolio
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
1
20
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Oral Exam
Midterm
1
40
Final Exam
1
40
Total

Weighting of Semester Activities on the Final Grade
2
60
Weighting of End-of-Semester Activities on the Final Grade
1
40
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
1
16
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Portfolio
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
1
26
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Oral Exam
Midterms
1
25
Final Exams
1
35
    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