Course Title Course Code Program Level
Basic Concepts of Law MYG103 Accounting and Tax Practices Associate Degree

Course Term
(Course Semester)
Teaching and Learning Methods
Theory Practice Lab Projects/Field Work Seminars/Workshops Other Total Credits ECTS Credits
3 3 5

Teaching Staff
Language of Instruction Türkçe (Turkish)
Type Of Course Compulsory
Recommended Optional Programme Component
Course Objectives This lecture aims to examine basic concepts, principles and doctrines of law.
Course Content
Learning Outcomes (LO) 1. Gaining the ability to define the concept “right” constitutes the foundation of law. Gaining basic knowledge on acquisition, use, types, protection and loss of rights. 2. Gaining knowledge on sources of law, gaining the ability to assess methodically. 3. Assessing the relationship between law and other social behavior rules governing the human acts. 4. Analyzing the sanctions and types of sanctions. 5. Assessing the intellectual roots of origination of law in a philosophical and historical way and enriching intellectual mind. 6. Understanding the legal systems and characteristics of legal system which Turkish law belongs to. Using the outcomes while making assessments on foreign countries’ laws. 7. Assessing the principles and concepts of the execution of legal rules by time and place. Gaining the ability to apply on cases. 8. Gaining knowledge on interpretation of law and several methods of interpretation. 9. Gaining knowledge on judgment in law and several methods of interpretation, and gaining the ability to apply on cases. 10. Gaining knowledge on judge made law and discretion of judge, and their limits. 11. Gaining the ability to classify branches of law as private law and public law, comparing the characteristics of private law and public law. 12. Gaining knowledge on judicial system.
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week Introduction, recommendation of sources and explaining concept of justice
2. Week Rules regulating human behaviors
3. Week Rules regulating human behaviors and a comparison
4. Week Ideas concerning the foundation of law
5. Week Legal systems
6. Week Sources of law and types of legal rules
7. Week Application of legal rules by time and place
9. Week Reasoning in law
10. Week Judge made law and discretion of judge
11. Week Sanction of legal rules
12. Week Concept and types of right
13. Week Types of right, protection of rights
14. Week Final exam
Mid-term (%) 40
Quizes (%)
Homeworks/Term papers (%)
Practice (%)
Labs (%)
Projects/Field Work (%)
Seminars/Workshops (%)
Final (%) 60
Other (%)
Total(%) 100
Course Book (s) and/or References
Work Placement(s)
The Relationship between Program Qualifications (PQ) and Course Learning Outcomes (LO)