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OBLIGATIONS LAW PROGRAMME COURSE DESCRIPTION

Code Name of the Course Unit Semester In-Class Hours (T+P) Credit ECTS Credit
BUS329 OBLIGATIONS LAW 5 3 3 5

GENERAL INFORMATION

Language of Instruction : English
Level of the Course Unit : BACHELOR'S DEGREE, TYY: + 6.Level, EQF-LLL: 6.Level, QF-EHEA: First Cycle
Type of the Course : Elective
Mode of Delivery of the Course Unit Face to face
Coordinator of the Course Unit Prof.Dr. MEHMET SELÇUK USLU
Instructor(s) of the Course Unit

OBJECTIVES AND CONTENTS

Objectives of the Course Unit: This course aims to give the ability to interpret the knowledge learned by explaining the General Provisions of the Turkish Code of Obligations No. 6098.
Contents of the Course Unit: The subjects such as; obligation, sources of obligation, legal transactions (especially agreements), civil wrong, unjust enrichment shall be studied within the scope of this course, by handling old TCO (Turkish Code of Obligations) and Judicial decisions.

KEY LEARNING OUTCOMES OF THE COURSE UNIT (On successful completion of this course unit, students/learners will or will be able to)

Know the provisions of TCO No. 6098.
Classify solution-oriented provisions of the code.
Describe the legal institutions such as Representation, Civil wrong and unjust enrichment.
Example other areas of private law with what he/she learned in this course.
Relate what he/she learned with concrete cases.
Summarize the scope of agreement and agreement types.

WEEKLY COURSE CONTENTS AND STUDY MATERIALS FOR PRELIMINARY & FURTHER STUDY

Week Preparatory Topics(Subjects) Method
1 Reading Law, Supreme Court Decision, Books Basic Concepts Lecture & Presentation
2 Reading Law, Supreme Court Decision, Books Relations between obligation and sources of obligation Lecture & Presentation
3 Reading Law, Supreme Court Decision, Books Legal transactions Lecture & Presentation
4 Reading Law, Supreme Court Decision, Books Contract concept and types of contract Lecture & Presentation
5 Reading Law, Supreme Court Decision, Books Drawing up a contract Lecture & Presentation
6 Reading Law, Supreme Court Decision, Books Valid conditions of contracts Lecture & Presentation
7 Reading Law, Supreme Court Decision, Books Invalidity and interpretation of contracts Lecture & Presentation
8 - MID-TERM EXAM -
9 Preparation on the previously prepared practical studies Practical studies Examination, Discussion, Analysis of the Case
10 Reading Law, Supreme Court Decision, Books Representation Lecture & Presentation
11 Reading Law, Supreme Court Decision, Books Tortious act Lecture & Presentation
12 Reading Law, Supreme Court Decision, Books Strict liabilities Lecture & Presentation
13 Reading Law, Supreme Court Decision, Books Unjust enrichment Lecture & Presentation
14 Reading Law, Supreme Court Decision, Books Expiry date of obligation Lecture & Presentation
15 Preparation on the previously prepared practical studies Practical studies Examination, Discussion, Analysis of the Case
16 - FINAL EXAM -
17 - FINAL EXAM -

SOURCE MATERIALS & RECOMMENDED READING

Oguzman, M. K., & Oz, M. T. (2016). Borclar hukuku genel hukumler: 6098 sayılı Yeni Turk Borclar Kanunu'na gore. Vedat Bookstore.
Nomer, H. N. (2008). Borclar hukuku: genel hukumler. Beta.

ASSESSMENT

Assessment & Grading of In-Term Activities Number of Activities Degree of Contribution (%) Description
Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5

CONTRIBUTION OF THE COURSE UNIT TO THE PROGRAMME LEARNING OUTCOMES

KNOWLEDGE

Theoretical

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Define the theories, concepts and principles of the basic and sub-fields of business.
2
2
Explain business functions and processes based on current scientific sources.
3

KNOWLEDGE

Factual

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Relate internationally valid business cases with the theories and concepts of other social sciences.
3

SKILLS

Cognitive

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Explain the current events and facts in his / her field analytically and systematically based on advanced knowledge and skills he / she has.
3

SKILLS

Practical

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Use the theoretical and factual knowledge in business for occupational practices.
4
2
Solve individual and organizational problems in business life.
4
3
Use computer programs (SPSS, R, Excel, Stata) efficiently against the complex business problems.
0

OCCUPATIONAL

Autonomy & Responsibility

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Plan research and work using knowledge and skills gained in the field of business.
1
2
Organize the activities for organizational goals and purposes independently.
3

OCCUPATIONAL

Learning to Learn

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Criticize advanced knowledge and skills in the field with a critical approach.
4
2
Develop the existing knowledge and skills with a critical point of view under the impact of scientific, technological and current developments.
2

OCCUPATIONAL

Communication & Social

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Express his/her knowledge, thoughts and solutions on business to related stakeholders in written and verbal ways.
3
2
Use the information and communication technology software and equipment required for business.
1

OCCUPATIONAL

Occupational and/or Vocational

Programme Learning Outcomes Level of Contribution
0 1 2 3 4 5
1
Apply the social, scientific, cultural and ethical values at the stages of collection of data, their implementation, interpretation and announcement of results in the field of business.
1
2
Relate the concepts of social rights, occupational safety, employee health, quality management and sustainability with the cases in business life.
4

WORKLOAD & ECTS CREDITS OF THE COURSE UNIT

Workload for Learning & Teaching Activities

Type of the Learning Activites Learning Activities (# of week) Duration (hours, h) Workload (h)
Lecture & In-Class Activities 14 3 42
Preliminary & Further Study 14 2 28
Land Surveying 0 0 0
Group Work 0 0 0
Laboratory 0 0 0
Reading 12 2 24
Assignment (Homework) 9 1 9
Project Work 0 0 0
Seminar 0 0 0
Internship 0 0 0
Technical Visit 0 0 0
Web Based Learning 0 0 0
Implementation/Application/Practice 0 0 0
Practice at a workplace 0 0 0
Occupational Activity 0 0 0
Social Activity 0 0 0
Thesis Work 0 0 0
Field Study 0 0 0
Report Writing 0 0 0
Final Exam 1 1 1
Preparation for the Final Exam 1 10 10
Mid-Term Exam 1 1 1
Preparation for the Mid-Term Exam 1 10 10
Short Exam 0 0 0
Preparation for the Short Exam 0 0 0
TOTAL 53 0 125
Total Workload of the Course Unit 125
Workload (h) / 25.5 4,9
ECTS Credits allocated for the Course Unit 5,0