Law Faculty

Goals:

Law Faculty Program is designed to educate students in order them to be jurist who is fully equipped with the understanding of modern law at national and international level, follows the principles of the rule of law, respects for human rights, contributes to the development of law and tradition of legal justice, aware of national and international issues, is able to interpret and evaluate the developments in these fields.

Objectives:

  • Meeting the needs of qualified jurist who is accordance with the requirements of contemporary era, knows foreign languages,
  • Equipped with all fundamental legal issues, and able to work at national and international level,
  • Educating trained jurists who can serve to the public in a wide variety of issues,
  • Guiding on the resolution of notable regional problems and to make legal contribution,
  • Contributing to the science of law at national and international level.

 

 Description of Law Faculty Program 

Foundation & Recognition

Cag University Faculty of Law has been established with the objective of educating jurist who knows at least one foreign language, a broad general knowledge, legal culture and a deep knowledge of law, has the ability to make legal reasoning, as well as contribute to the science of law at national and international level.

Official Gazette: 18.11.1997, No.(R): 23174

Certified by Higher Education Council: 25.05.1998/10089

Qualification Awarded

The students who have successfully completed the program will be awarded with a Bachelor's Degree of Law

Level Of Qualification

First Cycle Degree Program on Law

Specific Admission Requirements

Students who have started studies in other domestic or international universities may apply for admission according to Regulations of Council of Higher Education and Çağ University

See for details information about Çağ > Admission Requirements

Specific Arrangements For Recognition Of Prior Learning (Formal, Non-Formal And Informal)

Students who have studied at other Universities may transfer Çağ University Faculty of Law Program after the completion of first year.

Exemption is given for any other courses which have been taken with passing grades and same content from other universities.

Qualification Requirements And Regulations

A student is required to have a minimum CGPA of 2.00/4.00 and no failing grades.

Profile Of The Program

Faculty of Law program has been prepared with the objective of satisfying the requirements of a jurist who is accordance with the modern era, has the ability to speak a foreign language, knows all fundamental legal issues, and qualified to work not only at the national level, but also at the international level.

Occupational Profiles Of Graduates With Examples

Graduates of the Faculty of Law has the potential to have occupation in a wide variety of areas, for instance as judge, prosecutor, lawyer, legal counsel, chief of civil administration, etc.

Access To Further Studies

Students may apply to graduate (second cycle) programs.

Examination Regulations, Assessment And Grading

The examination regulations are specified for each course. However, generally, there is 1 Midterm Exam and 1 Final Exam for each course. See the exam regulations, assessment and grading of each course in the Course Structure Diagram for details.

Graduation Requirements

The graduation requirements for the Program of Faculty of Law are as same as the general qualification requirements and regulations of Çağ University. There is no additional requirement to secure the Associate's Degree provided that the students have passed all the courses in the curriculum with at least a DD grade, had a cumulative gross point average of at least 2.00 out of 4.00.

Mode of Study

Full Time

Programme Language

Partially English

Program Director

Prof. Yücel ERTEKİN 
yucelertekin@cag.edu.tr
Tel: +90 324 6514800
Fax: +90 324 6514811

ECTS & Erasmus Coordinator

Assist. Prof.Dr. Sami Doğru 
isamidogru@cag.edu.tr 
Tel: +90 324 6514800
Fax: +90 324 6514811

First Year, First Semester
Code Course Type Credit ECTS
TUR-103 Turkish I Supplementary Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 3
ENG-107 Professional English I Supplementary Courses Compulsory 4-0-4 05
LAW-115 Introduction to Law Basic Occupational Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 05
LAW-121 Civil Law I Basic Occupational Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 05
LAW-123 Constitutional Law I Basic Occupational Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 05
LAW-127 Legal History Department Elective Courses Elective 2-0-2 03
LAW-131 Human Rights Department Elective Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 04
Total Credit 18 30
First Year, Second Semester
Code Course Type Credit ECTS
TUR-104 Turkish II Supplementary Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 3
ECO-108 Economics Basic Occupational Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 05
ENG-108 Professional English II Supplementary Courses Compulsory 4-0-4 05
LAW-122 Civil Law II Basic Occupational Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 05
LAW-124 Constitutional Law II Basic Occupational Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 05
LAW-134 Hukuk Metodolojisi Department Elective Courses Elective 2-0-2 03
LAW-138 Ethics Department Elective Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 04
Total Credit 17 30
Second Year, Third Semester
Code Course Type Credit ECTS
TAR-201 Ataturk's Principles and History of Turkish Revolution I Supplementary Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 03
ENG-207 Professional English III Supplementary Courses Compulsory 4-0-4 05
LAW-209 Fiscal Law I Basic Occupational Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 03
LAW-221 International Law I Basic Occupational Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 03
LAW-233 Criminal Law I (General Provisions) Basic Occupational Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 04
LAW-237 European Law I Department Elective Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 03
LAW-241 Law of Obligations I (General Provisions) Basic Occupational Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 05
LAW-243 Administrative Law I Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 04
Total Credit 20 30
Second Year, Fourth Semester
Code Course Type Credit ECTS
TAR-202 Ataturk's Principles and History of Turkish Revolution II Supplementary Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 03
ENG-208 Professional English IV Supplementary Courses Compulsory 4-0-4 05
LAW-210 Fiscal Law II Basic Occupational Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 03
LAW-218 International Law II Basic Occupational Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 03
LAW-238 European Law II Department Elective Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 03
LAW-240 Criminal Law II (General Provisions) Basic Occupational Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 04
LAW-242 Law of Obligations II (General Provisions) Basic Occupational Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 05
LAW-244 Administrative Law II Basic Occupational Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 04
Total Credit 20 30
Third Year, Fifth Semester
Code Course Type Credit ECTS
ENG-307 Communication Skills in Law I Supplementary Courses Compulsory 4-0-4 05
LAW-309 Tax Law I Department Elective Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 03
LAW-311 Law of Obligations I (Special Provisions) Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 03
LAW-313 Criminal Law I (Special Provisions) Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 03
LAW-315 Law of Civil Procedure I Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 05
LAW-317 Law of Property I Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 05
LAW-325 Commercial Law (Law of Commercial Enterprise) Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 03
LAW-343 Administrative Justice Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 03
Total Credit 20 30
Third Year, Sixth Semester
Code Course Type Credit ECTS
ENG-308 Communication Skills in Law II Supplementary Courses Compulsory 4-0-4 05
LAW-310 Tax Law II Department Elective Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 03
LAW-314 Criminal Law II (Special Provisions) Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 03
LAW-316 Law of Civil Procedure II Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 05
LAW-318 Law of Property II Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 05
LAW-320 Law of Obligations II (Special Provisions) Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 03
LAW-324 Commercial Law (Company Law) Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 03
LAW-352 Philosophy and Sociology of Law Basic Occupational Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 03
Total Credit 20 30
Fourth Year, Seventh Semester
Code Course Type Credit ECTS
LAW-405 Execution and Bankruptcy Law I Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 04
ENG-407 Legal Terminology I Supplementary Courses Compulsory 4-0-4 05
LAW-407 Law of Criminal Procedure I Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 04
LAW-409 Labour and Social Securty Law I Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 04
LAW-413 Inheritance Law I Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 03
LAW-415 General Public Law Department Elective Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 04
LAW-421 Commerial Law (Law of Commerial Papers) Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 03
LAW-423 Private International Law I Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 03
LAW-443 Forensic Medicine Department Elective Courses Elective 3-0-3 04
Total Credit 25 34
Fourth Year, Eighth Semester
Code Course Type Credit ECTS
LAW-404 Commerial Law (Maritime Commercial and Insurance Law) Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 03
LAW-406 Execution and Bankruptcy Law II Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 04
ENG-408 Legal Terminology II Supplementary Courses Compulsory 4-0-4 05
LAW-408 Law of Criminal Procedure II Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 04
LAW-410 Labour and Social Securty Law II Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 3-0-3 04
LAW-414 Inheritance Law II Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 03
LAW-424 Private International Law II Specialized Field Courses Compulsory 2-0-2 03
LAW-448 Attorney and Notary Law Department Elective Courses Elective 2-0-2 04
Total Credit 21 30

LAW FACULTY PROGRAM OUTCOMES (PO)

1. Apart from the adequately covered theoretical knowledge, obtain information about legal methodology to resolve the disputes.

2. Have general information about fundamental national and international legal regulation, case law and their implementation (such as in Commercial Law, Tax Law, EU Law).

3. Research and gain resolution skills in areas specifically covered by the law degree program, by using the information derived from theoretical knowledge and legal methodology.

4. Acquire the ability to balance mutual rights and interests of the parties within the framework of an advanced notion of justice

5. Have creative and contructive talents regarding positive law through benefitting from other academic disciplines (such as politics and economy).

6. Apart from individual achievement, acquire skills for collective work through the classroom activities, moot court, court practice and other professional and academic visits.

7. Acquire in-depth legal knowledge through elective courses,encouraged and open to innovation.

8. Have the ability to use computer in order to obtain the required information for legal research.

9. Have a good level of English knowledge in order to understand an English article or book, interpret English legal texts, as well as to review and indicate opinions about national and international court decisions in the English language.

10. Improve written and oral communication skills.

11. Absorb universal ethical and cultural values, as well as being conscious about the importance of the protection of the environment, occupational health and safety issues.  

TUR-103 - Turkish I

Language and languages; (Language-Nation Relations, Language-Culture) Languages in the world and the place of Turkish language among other languages; (Language families in terms of their sources) Historical Development of Turkish written language: (Old Turkish- Middle Turkish-Divanü Lügati't-Türk, Atabet'ül Hakayık, Harezm Turkish) . Old Turkey Turkish (Old Anatolian Turkish) ; The era new Turkish, Modern Turkish era, West (West eastern Turkish) Turkey's Turkish, East (North-eastern Turkish) Karatay Turkish Phonetics; (Sound and the formation of sound the harmony of vowel sounds) , Fundamental sound Features in Turkish; (Features sound of Turkish, Spelling structure of Turkish, Sentence Emphasis) . Morphology; (Words in terms of form, prefixes, suffixes, roots) . Enumeration and words in respect to their functions; (Noun, pronouns, and adjectives) Verbs; (Shape and Tense supplements). Prepositions-Gerunds; (Derived from nouns-verbs). Meaning Science: Meaning in word, The frame of word meaning. Sentence Knowledge: (Kinds of Sentences). The analysis of sentences.


TUR-104 - Turkish II

Punctuation and Composition (Punctuation Marks, Other Marks) marks of abbreviations, Spelling Rules (The spelling of capital letters, The writing of quotations. numbers, The Composition the purpose of composition, method in composition writing, planning, introduction, development and result in composition, the features of telling (purity in telling, simplicity in telling, clarity and sincerity in telling mistakes in telling ( the use of synonymous words in the sentence). The use of synonymous words in the sentence, The misuse of phrases, Explanation, story, description, criticism, portray, speaking, proving. The kinds of verbal telling (daily and unprepared speaking- prepared speaking, debate, panel) The kinds of written telling (letter, telegraph, celebration, invitation, literary letter Job letters, formal letter, petition, report, decision, announcement, advertisement). Talking, criticism, memoir, travel, writing, interview, survey Autobiography biography novel- story, fable- theater tragedy, drama- scenario, poetry and its kinds.


ENG-107 - Professional English I


ECO-108 - Economics


ENG-108 - Professional English II


LAW-115 - Introduction to Law

Social order and law, extra-legal rules and law, definitions of law, sources of law, genesis and practices of law, part/chapters of law, public and private law, general principles of the Turkish legal system within the framework of the 1982 Constitution.


LAW-121 - Civil Law I

Application of Civil Law, beginning provisions, law of persons, capacity, protection, name and protection, natural person, legal person, residence, associations, foundations.


LAW-122 - Civil Law II

Engagement, marriage, capacity to marry, impediments to marriage, annulment of marriage, general effects of marriage, matrimonial property regime, statutory property regime, contractual property regime, divorce, relationship, legal relationship between the parents and the child in general, parental custody, legal adviserhip, adoption


LAW-123 - Constitutional Law I

The concept of constitution and constitutional law; state; political power; political parties; electoral systems; governmental systems; fundamental rights and freedoms.


LAW-124 - Constitutional Law II

Ottoman-Turkish Constitutions, the formation of 1982 Constitution, basic characteristics of 1982 Constitution, fundamental rights and freedoms, Legislation and Turkish Grand National Assembly, The President of Republic, Council of Ministers, High Courts and Turkish Constitutional Court.


LAW-127 - Legal History


LAW-131 - Human Rights


LAW-134 - Hukuk Metodolojisi


LAW-138 - Ethics


TAR-201 - Ataturk's Principles and History of Turkish Revolution I

To teach the foundation and development of  Modern Turkey.  To give the right information about  Ataturk’s way of thinking, Turkish Republic History, Turkey and some factors threatening   the applications of Ataturk’s way of thinking. Educate Turkish youth as regards to Ataturk’s way of thinking which offers an absolute unity at home as a system including all cultural components of Turkish country.  To raise rationalist, contemporary, humanist, hardworking, and honourable youngsters.


TAR-202 - Ataturk's Principles and History of Turkish Revolution II

The course aims to provide the students about the foundation and development of  Modern Turkey.  In this context it is objected to tell the right information about  Ataturk’s way of thinking, Turkish Republic History, Turkey and some factors threatening   the applications of Ataturk’s way of thinking, to train Turkish Youth as regards to Ataturk’s way of thinking which offers an absolute unity at home as a system including all cultural components of Turkish country and finally to raise rationalist, contemporary, humanist, hardworking, and honourable youngsters.


ENG-207 - Professional English III


ENG-208 - Professional English IV


LAW-209 - Fiscal Law I

Financing of public expenditure; types of financing; definition of tax; theoretical approaches to taxation; principles of taxation; tax collection procedure: imposition, notification, assessment, collection; classification of taxes; tax systems; tax burden; tax


LAW-210 - Fiscal Law II

The subject of public finance; public debts; public budget; local government finance; fiscal policy


LAW-218 - International Law II


LAW-221 - International Law I


LAW-233 - Criminal Law I (General Provisions)


LAW-237 - European Law I


LAW-238 - European Law II


LAW-240 - Criminal Law II (General Provisions)


LAW-241 - Law of Obligations I (General Provisions)

The main contents of this course is to examine three different kinds of obligations which are the general subjects of the Turkish code of obligations: These are : a) an obligation deriving from signing of on a contract, b) a tortuous act bringing an obligation to pay damages to another person, and c. unjustly enrichment under which an obligation to pay the losses of another party arises.


LAW-242 - Law of Obligations II (General Provisions)


LAW-243 - Administrative Law I


LAW-244 - Administrative Law II


ENG-307 - Communication Skills in Law I


ENG-308 - Communication Skills in Law II


LAW-309 - Tax Law I

Explanation for main words of tax law/the process of tax and payment./the structure of Turkish Tax System/relations with the other law systems /the special processes of taxing on the Turkish Tax System


LAW-310 - Tax Law II

Turkish Tax System, Turkish personal income tax law: Tax codes, tax unit, taxable event, taxable income, tax-exempt income, taxable period, taxable transactions, tax Return, tax payment


LAW-311 - Law of Obligations I (Special Provisions)


LAW-313 - Criminal Law I (Special Provisions)


LAW-314 - Criminal Law II (Special Provisions)


LAW-315 - Law of Civil Procedure I


LAW-316 - Law of Civil Procedure II


LAW-317 - Law of Property I


LAW-318 - Law of Property II


LAW-320 - Law of Obligations II (Special Provisions)


LAW-324 - Commercial Law (Company Law)


LAW-325 - Commercial Law (Law of Commercial Enterprise)


LAW-333 - Statistics


LAW-335 - Juristic Psychology


LAW-337 - History of Civilization


LAW-341 - International Trade Law


LAW-343 - Administrative Justice


LAW-345 - International Security Law


LAW-352 - Philosophy and Sociology of Law


LAW-404 - Commerial Law (Maritime Commercial and Insurance Law)


LAW-405 - Execution and Bankruptcy Law I


LAW-406 - Execution and Bankruptcy Law II


ENG-407 - Legal Terminology I


LAW-407 - Law of Criminal Procedure I


ENG-408 - Legal Terminology II


LAW-408 - Law of Criminal Procedure II


LAW-409 - Labour and Social Securty Law I


LAW-410 - Labour and Social Securty Law II


LAW-413 - Inheritance Law I


LAW-414 - Inheritance Law II


LAW-415 - General Public Law


LAW-421 - Commerial Law (Law of Commerial Papers)


LAW-423 - Private International Law I


LAW-424 - Private International Law II


LAW-428 - International Criminal Law


LAW-429 - International Commercial Disputes and Arbitration


LAW-443 - Forensic Medicine


LAW-448 - Attorney and Notary Law


Basic Occupational Courses
Code Course Credit ECTS
ECO-108 Economics 2-0-2 05
LAW-115 Introduction to Law 3-0-3 05
LAW-121 Civil Law I 3-0-3 05
LAW-122 Civil Law II 3-0-3 05
LAW-123 Constitutional Law I 2-0-2 05
LAW-124 Constitutional Law II 2-0-2 05
LAW-209 Fiscal Law I 2-0-2 03
LAW-210 Fiscal Law II 2-0-2 03
LAW-218 International Law II 2-0-2 03
LAW-221 International Law I 2-0-2 03
LAW-233 Criminal Law I (General Provisions) 3-0-3 04
LAW-240 Criminal Law II (General Provisions) 3-0-3 04
LAW-241 Law of Obligations I (General Provisions) 3-0-3 05
LAW-242 Law of Obligations II (General Provisions) 3-0-3 05
LAW-244 Administrative Law II 2-0-2 04
LAW-352 Philosophy and Sociology of Law 2-0-2 03
Specialized Field Courses
Code Course Credit ECTS
LAW-243 Administrative Law I 2-0-2 04
LAW-311 Law of Obligations I (Special Provisions) 2-0-2 03
LAW-313 Criminal Law I (Special Provisions) 2-0-2 03
LAW-314 Criminal Law II (Special Provisions) 2-0-2 03
LAW-315 Law of Civil Procedure I 3-0-3 05
LAW-316 Law of Civil Procedure II 3-0-3 05
LAW-317 Law of Property I 3-0-3 05
LAW-318 Law of Property II 3-0-3 05
LAW-320 Law of Obligations II (Special Provisions) 2-0-2 03
LAW-324 Commercial Law (Company Law) 2-0-2 03
LAW-325 Commercial Law (Law of Commercial Enterprise) 2-0-2 03
LAW-343 Administrative Justice 2-0-2 03
LAW-404 Commerial Law (Maritime Commercial and Insurance Law) 2-0-2 03
LAW-405 Execution and Bankruptcy Law I 3-0-3 04
LAW-406 Execution and Bankruptcy Law II 3-0-3 04
LAW-407 Law of Criminal Procedure I 3-0-3 04
LAW-408 Law of Criminal Procedure II 3-0-3 04
LAW-409 Labour and Social Securty Law I 3-0-3 04
LAW-410 Labour and Social Securty Law II 3-0-3 04
LAW-413 Inheritance Law I 2-0-2 03
LAW-414 Inheritance Law II 2-0-2 03
LAW-421 Commerial Law (Law of Commerial Papers) 2-0-2 03
LAW-423 Private International Law I 2-0-2 03
LAW-424 Private International Law II 2-0-2 03
Supplementary Courses
Code Course Credit ECTS
TUR-103 Turkish I 2-0-2 3
TUR-104 Turkish II 2-0-2 3
ENG-107 Professional English I 4-0-4 05
ENG-108 Professional English II 4-0-4 05
TAR-201 Ataturk's Principles and History of Turkish Revolution I 2-0-2 03
TAR-202 Ataturk's Principles and History of Turkish Revolution II 2-0-2 03
ENG-207 Professional English III 4-0-4 05
ENG-208 Professional English IV 4-0-4 05
ENG-307 Communication Skills in Law I 4-0-4 05
ENG-308 Communication Skills in Law II 4-0-4 05
ENG-407 Legal Terminology I 4-0-4 05
ENG-408 Legal Terminology II 4-0-4 05
Department Elective Courses
Code Course Credit ECTS
LAW-127 Legal History 2-0-2 03
LAW-131 Human Rights 2-0-2 04
LAW-134 Hukuk Metodolojisi 2-0-2 03
LAW-138 Ethics 2-0-2 04
LAW-237 European Law I 2-0-2 03
LAW-238 European Law II 2-0-2 03
LAW-309 Tax Law I 2-0-2 03
LAW-310 Tax Law II 2-0-2 03
LAW-333 Statistics 2-0-2 03
LAW-335 Juristic Psychology 2-0-2 03
LAW-337 History of Civilization 2-0-2 03
LAW-341 International Trade Law 2-0-2 03
LAW-345 International Security Law 2-0-2 03
LAW-415 General Public Law 3-0-3 04
LAW-428 International Criminal Law 3-0-3 04
LAW-429 International Commercial Disputes and Arbitration 3-0-3 04
LAW-443 Forensic Medicine 3-0-3 04
LAW-448 Attorney and Notary Law 2-0-2 04