Law


General Information

Ufuk University Law Faculty was founded in 2002 and has valuable academic staff.

Qualification Awarded

The students who successfully coplete the program, will be awarded the degree of Bachelor of Science in Law.

Level of Qualification

Bachelor's Degree

Admission Requirements

Students are accepted through the centrally administrated entrance exam conducted by ÖSYM. General admission requirements apply for both Turkish students and foreign students.

Arrangements for the Recognition of Prior Learning

At Ufuk University full-time students can be exempted from some courses within the framework of the related by laws. If the content of the course previously taken in another institution is equivalent to the course offered at Ufuk University, then the student can be exempted from this course with the approval of the related faculty/graduate school after the evaluation of the course content.

Qualification Requirements and Regulations

A student is required to sucessfully complete the program and meet the requirement of a minimum of 240 ECST credits without obtaining FF degree fom any courses in the program.

Profile of the Programme

This Program aims to raise students who are sensitive to the social problems and ready to give contribution to the solution of them as well as to increase their technical knowledge and ability.

PURPOSES OF PROGRAM

1. Recognise technical concepts and

2. İmprove the ability of judgement.

3. Set out research principles of jurisprudence.

4,Find out creative solutions by using technical knowledge.

5. Applicate the knowledge.

6. Using the knowledge

Key Learning Outcomes

Program Qualifications

1

Ability of positioning lesson’s basic concepts in theory and application

2

Ability of perceiving law lessons taking in prospect properly

3

Being aware of the classification of rights and ability of choosing the defense method which grants the best protection to the relevant right

4

Terminological knowledge involving basic legal concepts

5

Ability of comparing basic concepts and positions with other countries

6

Ability of interpreting historical development

7

Ability of explaining and interpreting what to be read

8

Analyzing the configuration of legal rules and contesting about them

9

Ability of proper self expression in daily life

10

 Ability of evaluating judicial decisions regarding the topic

11

 Ability of bringing methodological solutions to seminar works, thesis, and etc.

12

Development of judgmental capacity

13

Ability of using foreign language in professional field

Occupational Profiles of Graduates

Graduating from this program, a student can be attorney at law, district attorney, judge, etc.

Access to Further Studies

The students who complete this program, may apply to graduate program.

Courses - Term, Credit and ECTS Credit
- 1 -
Semester Type Course Code Course Name Credits ECTS Credits
1
Compulsory
EKO101
Micro Economics (English)
3
4
1
Compulsory
HUK101(1)
Introduction to Law
2
2
1
Compulsory
HUK103(1)
Civil Law
4
6
1
Compulsory
HUK105(1)
Constitutional Law
4
6
1
Compulsory
HUK107
Roman Law
3
4
1
Compulsory
HUK113
Academic Reading and Writing I (English)
4
4
1
Compulsory
TUR101
Turkish Language I
0
2
1
Elective
HUK117
Basic Concepts of Private Law
2
2
- 2 -
Semester Type Course Code Course Name Credits ECTS Credits
2
Compulsory
EKO102
Macro Economics II (English)
3
4
2
Compulsory
HUK 109
Hukuk Kaynakları- Hukukta Metod-Bilimsel Cal. Haz. Yön.
2
2
2
Compulsory
HUK101(2)
Introduction to Law
2
2
2
Compulsory
HUK103(2)
Civil Law
4
6
2
Compulsory
HUK105(2)
Constitution Law
4
6
2
Compulsory
HUK114
Academic Reading and Writing II (English)
4
4
2
Compulsory
IST102
Istatistics (English)
3
3
2
Compulsory
TUR102
Turkish Language II
0
2
2
Elective
HUK116
Basic Concepts of Public Law (English)
2
2
- 3 -
Semester Type Course Code Course Name Credits ECTS Credits
3
Compulsory
HUK209
General Public Law-The Theory of the State
2
2
3
Compulsory
HUK201(1)
Law of Obligations General Part
4
5
3
Compulsory
HUK203(1)
Criminal Law- General Provisions
4
8
3
Compulsory
HUK205(1)
Administrative Law
3
4
3
Compulsory
HUK207
Public Finance
3
3
3
Compulsory
HUK211(1)
International Public Law
2
4
3
Compulsory
HUK 215
Hukuki Okuma ve Yazma (İngilizce)
3
3
3
Compulsory
HUK229(1)
History of Turkish Law
2
3
3
Compulsory
TAR201
Ataturk’s Principles and Reforms
0
2
3
Elective
HUK231
Sözleşme Hukukuna Giriş (İngilizce)
2
2
3
Elective
HUK235
International Organisations
2
3
- 4 -
Semester Type Course Code Course Name Credits ECTS Credits
4
Compulsory
209(2)
Genel Kamu Hukuku Devlet Teorisi (2)
2
3
4
Compulsory
HUK 216
Hukuki Okuma ve Yazma (İngilizce)
3
3
4
Compulsory
HUK201(2)
Law of Obligations General Part
4
5
4
Compulsory
HUK203(2)
Criminal Law-General Provisions
4
5
4
Compulsory
HUK205(2)
Administrative Law
3
4
4
Compulsory
HUK208
Tax Law
3
3
4
Compulsory
HUK211(2)
International Public Law (English)
2
3
4
Compulsory
HUK229(2)
History of Turkish Law
2
3
4
Compulsory
HUK311(2)
Administrative Procedure Law
2
2
4
Compulsory
TAR 202
Principles and Reforms of Atatürk II
0
2
4
Elective
HUK232
Foundation of Turkish Law (English)
2
2
- 5 -
Semester Type Course Code Course Name Credits ECTS Credits
5
Compulsory
HUK301(1)
Property Law
3
4
5
Compulsory
HUK303(1)
Law of Obligations- Special Part
3
4
5
Compulsory
HUK305(1)
Law of Civil Procedure
3
4
5
Compulsory
HUK307(1)
Commercial Law
3
4
5
Compulsory
HUK309(1)
Criminal Law- Special Provisions
2
3
5
Compulsory
HUK311(1)
Administrative Procedure Law
2
4
5
Compulsory
HUK315
Philosophy of Law
3
3
5
Elective
HUK331
Legal Reading and Writing
2
2
5
Elective
HUK339
Social Structure in Turkey (English)
2
2
- 6 -
Semester Type Course Code Course Name Credits ECTS Credits
6
Compulsory
HUK301(2)
Property Law
3
4
6
Compulsory
HUK303(2)
Law of Obligations- Special Part
3
6
6
Compulsory
HUK305(2)
Law of Civil Procedure
3
4
6
Compulsory
HUK307(2)
Commercial Law
3
4
6
Compulsory
HUK309(2)
Criminal Law-Special Provisions
3
4
6
Compulsory
HUK316
Sociology of Law
2
3
6
Compulsory
HUK320
Intellectual Property Law
3
3
6
Elective
HUK 318
Yargı Yolu Uyuşmazlıkları
2
2
6
Elective
HUK314
Law of the Child
2
2
6
Elective
PSİ332
Introduction to Forensic Psychology
2
2
- 7 -
Semester Type Course Code Course Name Credits ECTS Credits
7
Compulsory
HUK401(1)
Law of Inheritance
2
4
7
Compulsory
HUK403(1)
Enforcement and Bankruptcy Law
3
6
7
Compulsory
HUK405(1)
Labor and Social Security Law
3
4
7
Compulsory
HUK407(1)
International Private Law
2
3
7
Compulsory
HUK411(1)
Criminal Procedure Law
-
3
7
Compulsory
HUK413
General Public Law
3
2
7
Compulsory
HUK414
Forensic Medicine
2
3
7
Compulsory
HUK423(1)
Negotiable Instruments Law
2
3
7
Compulsory
HUK425(1)
Maritimal Commerce and Insurance Law
2
3
7
Elective
HUK427
Competition Law
2
2
7
Elective
HUK431
Law of Capital Market
3
3
- 8 -
Semester Type Course Code Course Name Credits ECTS Credits
8
Compulsory
HUK401(2)
Law of Inheritance
2
4
8
Compulsory
HUK403(2)
Enforcement and Bankruptcy Law
3
6
8
Compulsory
HUK405(2)
Labor and Social Security Law
2
4
8
Compulsory
HUK407(2)
International Private Law
2
3
8
Compulsory
HUK411(2)
Criminal Procedure Law
3
4
8
Compulsory
HUK418
Civil Law and Law of Obligations (Practice)
0
2
8
Compulsory
HUK420
Criminal Law (Practice)
0
2
8
Compulsory
HUK422
Administrative Law (Practice)
0
2
8
Compulsory
HUK423(2)
Negotiable Instruments Law
2
2
8
Compulsory
HUK425(2)
Maritimal Commerce and Insurance Law
2
3
8
Elective
HUK434
Health Law
2
2
8
Elective
HUK436
Social Security Law
2
2
Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading

A variety of assessment methods such as quizzes, mid-term(s), assignment(s), exercise(s), project(s), practice(s), and a final exam are implemented in the programme. Assessment methods may include classical test(s), multiple-choice test(s), homework(s), performance evaluation(s), and product evaluation(s). In order to graduate from the programme, cumulative GPA must be minimum 2.00. A course grade is constituted by evaluating the above stated elements and given by using letters. Letter grades and their associated coefficients are as follows;

Semester Grade

Coefficient

Grade Interval

(over 100)

AA

4,00

90-100

BA

3,50

80-89

BB

3,00

70-79

CB

2,50

65-69

CC

2,00

60-64

DC

1,50

55-59

DD

1,00

50-54

FF

0,00

0-49

Success Grades
The lowest grade to be successful in a credit course is:

  • For associate degree and undergraduate degree students; DD,

  • For Master Students; CC,

Repeating Courses
Students who have received an “FF”, “FD”, “NA”(non-Attendance) or “W” (Withdrawal) in any course or “U” (Unsatisfactory) for non-credited courses must repeat it in the first semester the course is offered again. If a course has a prerequisite the ones who are not successful in the course with prerequisite cannot take that course.

Repeating the Semester
Students whose cumulative grade point average is 1.99 and below at the end of the second semester are considered unsuccessful and they cannot enrol courses from upper grade. Unsuccessful students may retake the courses they failed or succeeded (CC or under) if they want to until they raise their cumulative grade point average to 2.00.

Successful Students
Students whose Cum GPA are at least 2.00 in any semester are considered successful.

Graduation Requirements

In order to graduate from this undergraduate program, the students are reguired;

  • To succeed in all of the courses listed in the curriculum of the program by getting the grade of at least DD/S with a minimum of 240 ECTS
  • To have a Cumulative Grade point Average of 2.00 out of 4.00
Mode of Study

Full time

Programme Director

Coordinator of Department for Bologna Process

Asst. Prof. Dr. Özge Yücel

Courses – Key Learning Outcomes Relation Matrix

Courses/Program Outcomes

1

2

3

4

5

6

7

8

9

10

11

12

13

HUK 103 Civil Law

X

    

X

   

X

   

HUK 105 Constitutional Law

X

   

X

X

   

X

   

HUK 107 Roman Law

X

X

  

X

X

       

HUK 101 Introduction to Law

X

X

 

X

X

X

       

EKO 101 Micro Economy (English)

X

   

X

X

       

EKO 102 Macro Economy (English)

X

   

X

X

       

HUK 113 Academic Reading and Writing I (English)

X

     

X

 

X

 

X

X

 

HUK 109 Methodology in Law

X

X

X

    

X

  

X

  

HUK 114  Academic Reading and Writing II (English)

X

     

X

 

X

  

X

 

IST 102 Statistics (English)

X

    

X

    

X

  

HUK 117 Main Concepts of Civil Law (English)

X

  

X

   

X

    

X

HUK 116 Main Concepts of Public Law (English)

X

  

X

   

X

    

X

HUK 201 Law of Obligations, General Rules

X

X

X

   

X

X

     

HUK 203 Criminal Law, General Rules

X

X

X

   

X

  

X

 

X

 

HUK 205 Law of Administration

X

 

X

   

X

X

     

HUK 207 Public Finance

X

    

X

X

X

     

HUK 208 Tax Law

X

     

X

X

 

X

   

HUK 211 International Public Law (English)

X

 

X

 

X

X

X

      

HUK 209 General Public Law- Theory of State (English)

X

X

X

X

X

X

 

X

 

X

 

X

 

Selective Course (English)

X

            

HUK 229 History of Turkish Law

X

    

X

X

  

X

   

HUK 215 Legal Reading and Writing I (English)

   

X

    

X

   

X

HUK 216 Legal Reading and Writing II (English)

 

 

 

X

 

 

 

 

X

 

 

 

X

HUK 301 Property Law

X

 

X

   

X

  

X

   

HUK 303 Law of Obligations, Specific Rules

X

     

X

  

X

 

X

 

HUK 309 Criminal Law, Specific Rules

X

     

X

  

X

 

X

 

HUK 305 Civil Procedural Law

X

      

X

 

X

   

HUK 307 Commercial Law

X

 

X

    

X

 

X

   

HUK 311 Administrative Jurisdiction

X

     

X

  

X

   

Selective Course (English)

X

            

HUK 315 Philosophy of Law (English)

X

    

X

 

X

   

X

 

HUK 316 Sociology of Law (English)

X

    

X

 

X

   

X

 

HUK 331 Legal Reading and Writing III (English)

   

X

    

X

   

X

HUK 332 Legal Reading and Writing IV (English)

   

X

    

X

   

X

HUK 401 Heritage Law

X

     

X

X

     

HUK 403 Enforcement and Bankruptcy Law

X

 

X

    

X

 

X

   

HUK 405 Labor and Social Security Law

X

 

X

  

X

 

X

 

X

   

HUK 404 International Private Law

X

 

X

 

X

  

X

 

X

   

HUK 425 Insurance and Maritime Commercial Law

X

 

X

    

X

 

X

   

HUK 411 Criminal Procedure Law

X

     

X

  

X

 

X

 

HUK 413 General Public Law

X

 

X

    

X

     

Selective Course

X

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

HUK 414 Forensic Medicine

X

 

X

      

X

   
NQF-HETR/Program Competencies Matrix

Program Qualifications

1

Ability of positioning lesson’s basic concepts in theory and application

2

Ability of perceiving law lessons taking in prospect properly

3

Being aware of the classification of rights and ability of choosing the defense method which grants the best protection to the relevant right

4

Terminological knowledge involving basic legal concepts

5

Ability of comparing basic concepts and positions with other countries

6

Ability of interpreting historical development

7

Ability of explaining and interpreting what to be read

8

Analyzing the configuration of legal rules and contesting about them

9

Ability of proper self expression in daily life

10

 Ability of evaluating judicial decisions regarding the topic

11

 Ability of bringing methodological solutions to seminar works, thesis, and etc.

12

Development of judgmental capacity

13

Ability of using foreign language in professional field

 

 

Category

Basic Field Qualification

Program Qualification

Knowledge 1

S/he lists the concepts and the constitutions from various law disciplines and the relationships between them.

 

1-Ability of positioning lesson’s basic concepts in theory and application

3- Being aware of the classification of rights and ability of choosing the defense method which grants the best protection to the relevant right

4- Terminological knowledge involving basic legal concepts

5- Ability of comparing basic concepts and positions with other countries

Knowledge 2

S/he has knowledge about legal methodology and methods of judgment.

1-Ability of positioning lesson’s basic concepts in theory and application

2- Ability of perceiving law lessons taking in prospect properly

3- Being aware of the classification of rights and ability of choosing the defense method which grants the best protection to the relevant right

4- Terminological knowledge involving basic legal concepts

5- Ability of comparing basic concepts and positions with other countries

12- Development of judgmental capacity

13- Ability of using foreign language in professional field

Knowledge 3

S/he is aware of relevant legal regulations, court decisions and their developments along with scientific evaluations about them.

 

2- Ability of perceiving law lessons taking in prospect properly

3- Being aware of the classification of rights and ability of choosing the defence method which grants the best protection to the relevant right

5- Ability of comparing basic concepts and positions with other countries

Knowledge 4

S/he lists the issues which can be seen in the law application.

 

2- Ability of perceiving law lessons taking in prospect properly

Skill 1

S/he analyzes, interprets and evaluates legislative texts, judicial decisions and scientific resources with the methods provided by legal methodology.

 

1- Ability of positioning lesson’s basic concepts in theory and application

2- Ability of perceiving law lessons taking in prospect properly

6- Ability of interpreting historical development

7- Ability of explaining and interpreting what to be read

8- Analyzing the configuration of legal rules and contesting about them

10- Ability of evaluating judicial decisions regarding the topic

11- Ability of bringing methodological solutions to seminar works, thesis, and etc.

12- Development of judgmental capacity

Skill 2

S/he solves the issues which can be seen in the law application, departing from legislative texts, judicial decisions and scientific resources.

8- Analyzing the configuration of legal rules and contesting about them

10- Ability of evaluating judicial decisions regarding the topic

11- Ability of bringing methodological solutions to seminar works, thesis, and etc.

Skill 3

S/he solves the disputes by evaluating legislative texts, judicial decisions, and doctrinal opinions.

8- Analyzing the configuration of legal rules and contesting about them

10- Ability of evaluating judicial decisions regarding the topic

11- Ability of bringing methodological solutions to seminar works, thesis, and etc.

13- Ability of using foreign language in professional field

Competence(Working Independently and Taking Responsibility) 1

S/he takes responsibility both individually and as a member of a team to solve complex and unforeseen issues which can be seen in the law application.

9- Ability of proper self expression in daily life

Competence (Working Independently and Taking Responsibility) 2

S/he plans and directs the events regarding the developments of workers charged under its responsibility.

9- Ability of proper self expression in daily life

Competence (Learning) 1

S/he evaluates the developments in the legal theory and applications by following them.

11- Ability of bringing methodological solutions to seminar works, thesis, and etc.

Competence (Learning) 2

S/he evaluates knowledge and capacities obtained in the field of law with a critical approach.

11- Ability of bringing methodological solutions to seminar works, thesis, and etc.

 

Competence (Learning) 3

S/he grows a positive position toward life-long learning.

13- Ability of using foreign language in professional field

Competence (Communication and Social) 1

S/he informs persons and constitutions about legal issues and conveys both in written and oral ways his/her ideas and settlement proposal for them hem with their justification.

9- Ability of proper self expression in daily life

Competence (Communication and Social) 2

With the consciousness of social responsibility, s/he plans and applies professional projects and events for the very social environment.

 

 

Competence (Communication and Social) 3

S/he follows knowledge in law field by using one foreign language at least in European Language Portfolio B1 General Level and communicates with colleagues.

9- Ability of proper self expression in daily life

Competence (Communication and Social) 4

S/he uses information and communication technologies along with computer software at European Computer Using License Advanced Level –the lowest level which is required by law field.

11- Ability of bringing methodological solutions to seminar works, thesis, and etc.

Competence (Field Specific) 1

S/he defends and protects the Republic of Turkey’s state quality within the notions of public peace, national solidarity, and justice, respecting human rights, loyal to the nationalism of Atatürk, and based on the fundamental tenets set forth in the preamble.

 

Competence (Field Specific) 2

As a lawyer, s/he has the understanding of integrity, justice and ethics.

8- Analyzing the configuration of legal rules and contesting about them

Competence (Field Specific) 3

S/he has substructure to settle concrete disputes in a fair way, to pursue legal regulations and in this context to be part of the hearing process.

11- Ability of bringing methodological solutions to seminar works, thesis, and etc.

12- Development of judgmental capacity

Competence (Field Specific) 4

Embracing universal legal rules, s/he has competence on perception and solving of the legal issues according to the ideal law. 

12- Development of judgmental capacity