Undergraduate Program Course List

Compulsory Departmental Courses

Service Courses Taken From Other Departments

1. Semester Elective Courses

2. Semester Elective Courses

3. Semester 1. Group Elective Courses

3. Semester 2. Group Elective Courses

4. Semester 1. Group Elective Courses

4. Semester 2. Group Elective Courses

5. Semester 1. Group Elective Courses

5. Semester 2. Group Elective Courses

6. Semester 1. Group Elective Courses

6. Semester 2. Group Elective Courses

7. Semester 1. Group Elective Courses

7. Semester 2. Group Elective Courses

8. Semester Elective Courses



Compulsory Departmental Courses

LAW 101 - Introduction to Law
Method of the class, the basic concepts of the law. The origins and sources of the law, the role of the law within order in society, the comparison of the legal rules with other rules regulating society, application and interpretation of legal rules, rights and their classifications, the main divisions and branches under the concept of law, Rule of Law, sanctions, legal systems, judiciary and judgment.

LAW 104 - Legal History and Roman Law
Having outlined briefly this pre-Islamic period as somehow an introduction to the historical specificities of “Turkish national law,” the course dwells upon the concepts and institutions of Islamic public and private law. The idea behind this is that students will have a fundamental understanding of the “classic age” (c. 1300-1800 AD) Ottoman legal system. On the basis of this understanding of the Ottoman legal system in the classic age, the course then aims at bringing forth an analytical framework within which the students of Turkish legal history might account for the legal reforms and resulting the duality in the Ottoman legal system. This analytical framework, however, requires a fundamental body of knowledge on the basic concepts, institutions and schools of modern legal thought in Europe, an understanding of which in turn requires a background knowledge of Roman Law. Hence, the course focuses on the basic concepts and institutions of Roman law as an introduction to modern private law.

LAW 105 - Introduction to Civil Law and Law of Persons
General principles of Civil Law, , persons, personality ,protection of personality.

LAW 106 - Family Law
Engagement, marriage, divorce, law of property between husband and wife, Adoption , guardianship and parental custody

LAW 107 - Constitutional Law (General Principles)
The lesson deals with the general principles and the basic notions of constitutional law, in a comparative method with democratic systems. The main chapters of the lesson are, the notion of constitution (types of constitutions, the methods of constitution making and changing etc.), theories on sovereignty and political power; forms of the state; legislative, executive powers and the relations between them, government systems (parliamentary, presidential etc.); judicial review of legislative acts (constitutional courts); election systems, political parties. Out of the lessons, students can reach the research assistant for their question about general principles of constitutional law, they can use library and examine each countries and their constitutional system and discuss with each other about these system and Turkish constitutional law.

LAW 108 - Turkish Constitutional Law
Constitutional law, that is, the normative standards establishing the institutions and functions of the legislative, the executive and the judiciary, more specifically the relations between the legislative assembly and the cabinet government and the independence of the judiciary are tackled within the particular regulations of the 1982 Constitution of the Turkish Republic..

LAW 110 - Jurisdiction Organization
The students who succeeded in this course; - know about general principles of judicial organization - learn and analyse the judicial types and bodies of jurisdiction

LAW 210 - Public Liberties
The technical analyses of the various systems, which object the establishment, protection, and promotion of human rights constitutes the essential subject of Supranational Human Rights Law. Through this analysis, students will be informed on the situation of current human rights standards. In this context, global instruments, such as general and specific human rights covenants adopted by United Nations, and regional instruments, such as European Convention on Human Rights adopted by Council of EU.

LAW 211 - International Law General Principles
Basic characteristics of international law and differences with other legal arders (domestic law and UE law), sources of international law (treaties, customs, general principles of law) and legal acts.

LAW 215 - Public Finance
Scope of public economy, differences between public economy and free market, funding of public service, public income, oublic dept, public expenditure, public budget are the main topics of the course.

LAW 216 - Sociology of Law
The Foundations of Society, Social Inequality, Social Institutions, Social Change

LAW 218 - International Law: Topical Problems
Land, sea, air, space, and environment-related rules, recognition and succession, diplomatic and consular relations, international responsibility and sanctions, peaceful settlement of disputes, the use of force, law of armed conflict.

LAW 231 - Law of Obligations (General Articles) - I
Introduction to law of obligations, main principles of law of obligations, elements of debt relation, tort, unjust enrichment, performance of obligation and discharging of obligations

LAW 232 - Law of Obligations (General Articles) - II
Introduction to law of obligations, main principles of law of obligations, elements of debt relation, tort, unjust enrichment, performance of obligation and discharging of obligations

LAW 233 - Administrative Law - I
Administrative Law as a Discipline of Public Law, The Concept of public Administration, Historical Development and Different Systems, Principles in Organization of Public Administration, Central Administration of the State, Institutions of Local Government, The Concept of Administrative Transaction, Public Service, Public Order, Civil Servants, Public Property, Liability of Public Administration, An Overview and Evaluation: Contemporary Trends in Administrative Law

LAW 234 - Administrative Law - II
Administrative Law as a Discipline of Public Law, The Concept of public Administration, Historical Development and Different Systems, Principles in Organization of Public Administration, Central Administration of the State, Institutions of Local Government, The Concept of Administrative Transaction, Public Service, Public Order, Civil Servants, Public Property, Liability of Public Administration, An Overview and Evaluation: Contemporary Trends in Administrative Law

LAW 235 - Criminal Law (General Provisions) - I
Under the general crime theory, topics like elements of a crime, causes influencing the crime, contempt, multiple crimes, association, recurring criminality, types of punishments, sentencing and execution are examined. Also research assistants discuss and analyze the ruling of Turkish Appeals Court with the students and they compose fiction problems about criminal law, examine and discuss these with the students.

LAW 236 - Criminal Law (General Provisions) - II
Under the general crime theory, topics like causes influencing the crime, contempt, multiple crimes, association, recurring criminality, types of punishments, sentencing and execution are examined. Also research assistants discuss and analyze the ruling of Turkish Appeals Court with the students and they compose fiction problems about criminal law, examine and discuss these with the students.

LAW 301 - Law of Obligations (Special Provisions)
Liberty of contracts, special types of contracts, form requirements of contracts

LAW 302 - Property Law
Property rights, property, possession, hypothecate and other property rights.

LAW 307 - Criminal Law (Special Provisions)
Lots of crime types in Turkish Criminal Code are examined in this course. Out of lessons, students can examine the rulings of Turkish Appeals Court about special part of Turkish Criminal Code. They can discuss the regulating of crimes with each other and lecturers. Also research assistants compose fiction problems and analyze these with the students.

LAW 308 - Judicial Review of Administration
The main concepts and rules of judicial review of administration, the structure of administrative Courts, procedures to file a case.

LAW 311 - Law of Commercial Enterprise
Introduction to Turkish Commercial Law, Legal transactions about commercial enterprises, basic principles of Mark Law and Unfair Competition

LAW 312 - Company Law
Concept of “Company” in general and characteristics of company, main features of unincorporated company and its other details, Features of commecial partnerships and their functional process, Detailed examination of Corporation and Limited Liability Company, Reconstruction of companies, Konzern Law.

LAW 315 - Civil Procedure Law
Organization of courts, Case and Remedies.

LAW 322 - Tax Law
Taxation relations, taxing process, enforcement law of taxation, settlement of tax disputes, taxes on revenue, wealth and expenses

LAW 326 - Philosophy of Law
Natural law theory, the formal understanding of law: Legal Positivism.

LAW 336 - Rekabet Hukuku
This course includes restrictive and corruptive agreements about competition, concerted practice, union of enterprise and abuse of dominant position.

LAW 403 - Criminal Procedure Law
Judge, public prosecutor, defendant, defense attorney, private prosecutor and intervener, subject of criminal procedure, evidence, detention, search, arrest, criminal trial procedure, appeals, judgment and special criminal procedures are studied in this course. Out of lessons, students can reach research assistants and lecturers for their questions. They can examine the ruling of Turkish Appeals Court and discuss these with each other. Also research assistants compose fiction problems and analyze these with the students.

LAW 408 - Negotiable Instruments Law
I) introduction to law of Negotiable Instruments II) general aspects of commercial bills III) bill IV) bill of exchange V) cheque

LAW 412 - Private International Law
Conflict of laws International civil procedural law

LAW 413 - Labor Law
I) institutions of labor law II) international labor law III) labor court; IV) employee V) employer and his agent VI) business place and VII) labor contract.

LAW 414 - Social Security Law
1- institutions of social security law, 2- pecuniary damages, 3- damages for mental anguish, 4- sanctions in public law , 5- severance pay and 6- unions.

LAW 417 - Inheritance Law
Testamentary Disposition, Shapes and types of Testamentary Disposition , inheritor, disclaimer of an inheritance.

LAW 420 - Law of Execution and Bankruptcy
Law Debt Enforcement in general and its aim; Enforcement of judgments, bankruptcy in general and types of bankruptcy.

LAW 423 - General Theories of the State
Beginning with a brief sketch of human history, the course focuses on Ancient Greek and Roman political thought, medieval perspectives on power and authority (notions of autocracies and potestas), the Renaissance and Reformation, the notions of the state as developed by social contract theorists and the rise of the Enlightenment, and finally the formation of modern political ideologies like conservatism, liberalism, nationalism, socialism in the nineteenth century. The course concludes with a critical assessment of the future of the modern state.

LAW 434 - European Union Law
European Union institutions, the reflection of the national law of EU law

Service Courses Taken From Other Departments

ECON 105 - Microeconomy
Focuses on development of basic theory of demand, supply, and market price. Explores applications to selected microeconomic problems, such as basic monopoly and competition, and other issues that relate to the role of the pricing system in resource allocation and income distribution.

ECON 106 - Macroeconomy
The course focuses on the flow of national income, economic growth, and fluctuation, the role of money and banking, and monetary and fiscal policies. Emphasizes the development of conceptual tools to analyze the economic problems facing modern society.

HIST 101 - Principles of Atatürk and History of Turkish Revolution I
The decline of the Ottoman Empire and the developments leading to the Turkish Revolution.

HIST 102 - Principles of Atatürk and History of Turkish Revolution II
Foundation of the Turkish Republic and principles of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk

TURK 101 - Turkish Language I
Historical development, structure, and usage of Turkish language, Practice on texts.

TURK 102 - Turkish Language II
Historical development, structure, and usage of Turkish language, Practice on texts

1. Semester Elective Courses

ENG-T 101-L - Basic English1 L
This course aims to improve students’ vocabulary, structure and communicative skills in order to help them to communicate at beginner level. The class activities are grouped around various themes such as feelings, food and drink, free time activities and daily routines. Various cultural elements are also involved in order to make students be aware of different cultures

LAW 109 - Legal Methodology
The meaning of legal problem and the methods to solve it. The interpretation of the norm and the methodology used by judges.

2. Semester Elective Courses

COMPE 103 - Introduction to Computers
Fundamentals of information systems, system and application software. Input, processing, storage, output and communication. Exploring the windows environment. Networking and communication. Internet applications. Use of applications software: word processing, and creating presentations, integrating and sharing information between applications.

ENG-T102-L -

SOC 105 - Introduction to Sociology

3. Semester 1. Group Elective Courses

LAW 221 - Political Science
Topics included in this course range from the positivist and non-positivist conceptions of science to analyses of concepts like power, authority, sovereignty and the state to a rather sociological approach to issues brought to the for by the existence of class and other group differences in society. Against the background knowledge thus provided this introductory course dwells also on political regimes, i.e. the types of constitutional government in the modern world, political ideologies and movements, and the transformation of the modern state under conditions of globalization which has already paved the way fort he formation of trans and super national entities.

LAW 223 - Sport Law
It is easy to observe the increasing significance of sports and sports events in our daily lives. The legal aspect of sports is becoming more important every day. This is due largely to growing professionalization, side effects such as hooliganism and violence which spread beyond playing fields, and the nationwide and international effects of sports events. Also, the enlarging sports economy, taking the peculiarities of sports law into account, makes the expertise on this field substantial in transactions of a sporting nature. This course will initially provide the participants with information on the economical and sociological dimensions of sports. The characteristics of sports business and the role of the media will be described. Following this introduction, the law of sports, the regulations on or related to sports, and the resolution of disputes arising from sports shall be discussed.

LAW 225 - Law and Woman
Equality before the law, anti-discrimination, positive discrimination, feminist theories and different approaches to gender equality, the discirmination in the courts and norms, relevant national an international norms on gender equality.

3. Semester 2. Group Elective Courses

LAW 219 - Comparative Law
The course of the second class of the Faculty of Law Includes comparative law methodology and the results on Turkish civil law.

LAW 251 - Legal English-I
I- Famous Trials II- Case law IV- Introduction to the law of contract V- European Union law

LAW 261 -

4. Semester 1. Group Elective Courses

LAW 220 - Environmental Policy
The dimensions and reasons of environmental problematic and the sides which take part about its solution and their responsibilities.

LAW 222 - Law of Communication
Mass media instruments, freedom of mass communication, criminal and civil liabilities of publisher and editor

LAW 224 - Citizenship Law
Knowledge of citizenship law in terms of internal law, international law and fundamental principles

4. Semester 2. Group Elective Courses

HIST 201 -

LAW 252 - Legal English-II
English versions of basic principles of public and common law, pinciples in Latin, sorts of courts and law of contracts

LAW 254 - Law and Literature
Students can discuss the relationship between political power - individual – jurisdiction by examining the right to due process, penal sanctioning, the aim of punishment, independence and objectivity of judgement, judiciary ethics, principle of equality, prohibition of discrimination, gender, legal positivism, jus naturale, civil disobedience.

LAW 256 - Turkish Parliamentary Law
Democratic political representation, parliamentary debate, legislate, control of government, be elected as a member of parliament sufficiency, legislative immunity, the working order GNAT.

5. Semester 1. Group Elective Courses

LAW 317 - Strategic Planning
Planning; Strategy; Strategic Planning and Process; Reasons for restructuring; foreseeing the future by goal-setting; Strategic analysis, planning and management applications and its advantages; SWOT analysis for institutions; Institutional performance management, performance indicators and evaluation of them; the concepts of to make difference, be different, innovation, and creativity; communication processes of strategic planning applications.

LAW 321 - General Accounting

LAW 325 - Intellectual Property Law
Concept of work, intellectual right, elements and types of works, the rights of work owner according to type of work, the right of quotation, publish, intellectual theft

LAW 327 - Law of Foreigner
Knowledge of fundamental rights and freedoms of foreigners in terms of internal law, international law and fundamental principles

MATH 365 -

5. Semester 2. Group Elective Courses

LAW 323 - Legal Writing
I) Basic concepts of "Legal Writing", II) The petition examples which are used by parties in various judicial proceedings III) Executive petitions, IV) Some basic text, which are taken to the pen by Judicial authorities; espaecially court decisions V) Publication

LAW 351 - Professional English-III
I- Introduction and Contract law II- Introduction to Turkish business law III- Commercial papers IV- Business associations V- Labour law VI- Private international law

LAW 361 -

6. Semester 1. Group Elective Courses

LAW 324 - International Arbitration Law
The examination of the International Arbitration Law dated 21.06.2001 and numbered 4686 and the interpretation of its provisions and the evaluation of the subjects mentioned above by the examination and evaluation of the relevant provisions of Code Concerning International Private and Procedural Law dated 27.11.2007 and numbered 5718 to the subject matter of international arbitration The New York Convention dated 10 June 1958 on the Recognition and Enforcement of Foreign Arbitral Awards, UNCITRAL, UNIDROIT and The ICC Rules of Arbitration

LAW 328 -

LAW 330 - Law of Capital Market
The course is an introductory course to Capital Markets Law. The main aim of the course is to introduce the principle concepts of Capital Markets Law

LAW 338 -

6. Semester 2. Group Elective Courses

LAW 332 - The Rules of Advocacy and Notarship
Basic writing rules, writing petition, official warning, precept over pracitical examples, writing all k,nds of petitions

LAW 334 - Law and Ethics

LAW 352 - Professional English- IV
Giriş ve sözleşmekerler hukuku, ticaret hukukuna giriş, kıymetli evrak hukuku, iş ortaklıkları, iş hukuku, uluslararası özel hukuk

LAW 356 -

LAW 362 -

7. Semester 1. Group Elective Courses

LAW 429 -

LAW 431 - Maritime Law
Particularly Maritime Commercial Law, Maritime Law of Persons, Maritime Law of Property, and Maritime Law of Obligation

LAW 433 - Financial Law
This course includes general provisions on finance law.

LAW 435 -

7. Semester 2. Group Elective Courses

LAW 401 - Enviromental Law
The right to the environment, the meaning and application of the fundamental principles of environmental law as participation, prevention, polluter pays, coordination, and precaution. The civil and criminal liability of polluters. Environmental impact assessment. The major instruments regarding to prevent pollution and to protect the environment.

LAW 415 - Constitutional Jurisdicton
Comparative constitutinal jurisdiction; theorical and historical foundations of constitutional jurisdicton; authority Turkish constitutional court.

LAW 421 - Criminology
Crime, criminal, criminality, juvenile deliquency, victimology, prevention and control of deliquency are examined in this course.

LAW 441 -

8. Semester Elective Courses

LAW 424 - Insurance Law
Insurance in general, Insurance agreement, property insurance, liability insurance, life insurance

LAW 426 -

LAW 428 - Political Parties
The historical development and the function of political parties is teached. Internal structure of political parties and the relationship between political parties and political power is examined.

LAW 442 -