COURSE INTRODUCTION AND APPLICATION INFORMATION


Course Name
Information Technologies Law
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
LAW 231
Fall/Spring
3
0432423
3
6
Prerequisites
None
Course Language
English
Course Type
Service Course
Course Level
First Cycle
Mode of Delivery -
Teaching Methods and Techniques of the Course Discussion
Case Study
Q&A
Lecture / Presentation
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s) -
Assistant(s)
Course Objectives The purpose of this course is to obtain a solid understanding of the corpus making up the law on Information Technologies. The course also aims to provide information about becoming legally literate and aware of the current and future necessities of information Technologies.
Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • ● Define the concepts of big data & quantum computing
  • ● Explain global contemporary IT law matters, interaction of law and tech.
  • ● Interpret e-commerce and relevant legal matters.
  • ● Discuss artificial intelligence & robotics, internet of things.
  • ● Evaluate the concepts of cybercrimes and cyber security.
Course Description The content of this course is to give information about the concepts of access providers, data, big data, e-commerce platforms, based on legislation, case law, regulatory agency decisions, doctrine and literature regarding Turkey, the USA, the EU, the UK and Japan. This course also covers the concepts of cyber security and cybercrime that all internet users should pay attention.

 



Course Category

Core Courses
Major Area Courses
Supportive Courses
Media and Managment Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

 

WEEKLY SUBJECTS AND RELATED PREPARATION STUDIES

Week Subjects Required Materials
1 The Legal Actors Of The Internet Legal Liabilities And Regulations Mehmet Bedii Kaya, İnternet Hukuku, 2. Edition, (İstanbul: On İki Levha Yayınları, 2021), Part 1, Chp. 1, p. 7-32.
2 Access Providers, Hosting Providers, Content Providers Kaya, Part 1, Chp. 1, p. 78-96.
3 E-Commerce & E-Commercial Communication Mehmet Bedii Kaya, Elektronik Ticaret Hukuku: Ticari Elektronik İletiler, 2. Edition, (İstanbul: On İki Levha Yayınları, 2020), Chp. 6&7, p. 47-123.
4 Intellectual Property Rauf Karasu/Cahit Suluk/Temel Nal, Fikri Mülkiyet Hukuku, 5. Edition, (Ankara: Seçkin Yayıncılık, 2021), Chp. 1, p. 1-37.
5 Artificial Intelligence, Robotics And Law Ecem Aksoy, Yapay Zekânın Sorumluluk Hukukundaki Konumu ve Büyük Veri ile İlişkisi, (Ankara: Seçkin Yayıncılık, 2022), Chp. 1&2, p. 27-213.
6 Internet Of Things Armağan Ebru Bozkurt Yüksel, Yapay Zeka, Endüstri 4.0 ve Robot Üreticileri, 2. Baskı, (Ankara: Aristo Yayınevi, 2021), Chp. 3, p.13-33.
7 Privacy And Data Protection Elif Küzeci, Kişisel Verilerin Korunması, 5. Edition, (İstanbul: On İki Levha Yayınları, 2020), Chp. 1, p.19-112.
8 Midterm Exam
9 Concept Of Big Data Eylem Aksoy Retornaz/Osman Gazi Güçlütürk/Gelişen Teknolojiler ve Hukuk 3: Büyük Veri, (İstanbul: On İki Levha Yayınları, 2021, Chp.1, p.1-15.
10 Concept Of Quantum Computing Retornaz/Güçlütürk, Chp.1, p.1-15.
11 Evaluation Concepts Of Big Data & Quantum Computing Retornaz/Güçlütürk, Chp.1, p.1-15.
12 Life Sciences And Law Jerzy Stelmach, Bartosz Brożek, and Marta Soniewicka, Law and Biology, 1. Edition, (Krakow:Jagiellonian University Press 2010), p.1-198
13 Jerzy Stelmach, Bartosz Brożek, and Marta Soniewicka, Law and Biology, 1. Edition, (Krakow:Jagiellonian University Press 2010), p.1-198 Sacit Yılmaz, Türk Ceza Hukuku Sisteminde Siber Suçlar, (Ankara: Aristo Yayınevi, 2016), Part 1,Chp. 2 p. 5-97.
14 Internet As A Fundamental Human Right Kaya, İnternet Hukuku, Part 1, Chp. 4. p. 63-104.
15 Semester Review
16 Final Exam
Course Notes/Textbooks

Mehmet Bedii Kaya, İnternet Hukuku, 2nd Edition, (İstanbul: On İki Levha Yayınları, 2021), ISBN: 9786257598064; Mehmet Bedii Kaya, Elektronik Ticaret Hukuku: Ticari Elektronik İletiler, 2nd Edition, (İstanbul: On İki Levha Yayınları,   2020), ISBN: 9786257899444; Rauf Karasu, Cahit Suluk, Temel Nal, Fikri Mülkiyet Hukuku, 5th Edition, Ankara: Seçkin Yayıncılık, 2021, ISBN: 9789750272424; Ecem Aksoy, Yapay Zekânın Sorumluluk Hukukundaki Konumu ve Büyük Veri ile İlişkisi, (Ankara: Seçkin Yayıncılık, 2022), ISBN: 9789750274657; Armağan Ebru Bozkurt Yüksel, Yapay Zeka, Endüstri 4.0 ve Robot Üreticileri, 2nd Edition, (Ankara: Aristo Yayınevi,  2021), ISBN:9786257619769 ; Elif Küzeci, Kişisel Verilerin Korunması, 5th Edition, (İstanbul: On İki Levha Yayınları, 2020),  ISBN: 9786257953856; Eylem Aksoy Retornaz, Osman Gazi Güçlütürk, Gelişen Teknolojiler ve Hukuk 3: Büyük Veri, (İstanbul: On İki Levha Yayınları, 2021), ISBN: 9786254320743; Sacit Yılmaz, Türk Ceza Hukuku Sisteminde Siber Suçlar, Ankara: Aristo Yayınevi,  2016, ISBN: 9786051468464; Jerzy Stelmach, Bartosz Brożek, and Marta Soniewicka, Law and Biology, 1st Edition, (Krakow:Jagiellonian University Press 2010), ISBN: 9788323329459.

Suggested Readings/Materials

 

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
3
42
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Portfolio
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Oral Exam
Midterms
1
45
Final Exams
1
45
    Total
180

 

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.

2

To be able to solve the legal problems with an analytic and integral point of view.

3

To be able to evaluate the legal knowledge and abilities obtained with a critical approach.

4

To be able to evaluate the developments in legal theory and practice by monitoring local, international and interdisciplinary dimensions.

5

To be able to have awareness of social, professional and scientific principles of ethic behaviour.

6

To be able to take responsibility in solving problems by creative and innovative thinking.

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.

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

9

To be able to use the daily scientific sources and court judgments in the framework of life time learning approach.

10

To be able to inform the related persons and institutions about legal matters both verbally and in written.

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