HUK441


Course Title Course Code Program Level
Elective I: European Human Rights Law (English) HUK441 Law B.A. / B.Sc.

Course Term
(Course Semester)
Teaching and Learning Methods
Credits
Theory Practice Lab Projects/Field Work Seminars/Workshops Other Total Credits ECTS Credits
07
(Fall)
14x2 - - - - - 28 2 3

Teaching Staff Dr. Öğr. Üyesi Nezahat DEMİRAY
Language of Instruction İngilizce (English)
Type Of Course Elective
Prerequisites
Recommended Optional Programme Component
Course Objectives Be able to internalize the European human rights system and its functioning in comparison with the Turkish system, and apply it by making sense of the national character of human rights
Course Content Examination and interpretation of the European Human Rights Mechanism including Turkey
Learning Outcomes (LO) 1. Internalize the relationship of the European human rights mechanism with the Turkish constitutional system 2. Evaluate the fundamentals of human rights law according to the rule of law and the pluralistic democracy 3. Be able to see the existence of supranational law in the interpretation of human rights 4. Reaching the capacity to sue before the European Court of Human Rights 5. Be able to evaluate the principles and the judgements of the European Court of the Human Rights
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week The European Convention on Human Rights (ECHR) : Historical background,
2. Week The ECHR: Justification, Additional protocols
3. Week The European Court of Human Rights (ECtHR): Composition
4. Week The ECHR: Functioning -Sanction
5. Week Rules of the Court (ECtHR)
6. Week The ECtHR: Application Procedure and Admissibility
7. Week Admissibility
8. Week Midterms
9. Week Execution of the Judgements of the ECtHR
10. Week ECHR’s effects on Turkey
11. Week Decision Reviews of ECtHR 1
12. Week Decision Reviews of ECtHR 2
13. Week Decision Reviews of ECtHR 3
14. Week Decision Reviews of ECtHR 4
Assessment
  Percentage(%)
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 1. Martyn Bond, An introduction to the European Convention on Human Rights, CoE Publishing, 2018 2.Donna Gomien, Short guide to the European Convention on Human Rights (3rd edition), CoE Publishing, 2005 3. Harris-O'Boyle-Bates-Bucley, Law of The European Convention of Human Rights, Oxford University Press, 2014 4. Tom Campbell, Rights:A Critical Introduction, Routledge, 2006 4. Essays which will be given by teaching staff in virtual classroom, Documents, Videos, Movies
Work Placement(s)
The Relationship between Program Qualifications (PQ) and Course Learning Outcomes (LO)

PQ1

PQ2

PQ3

PQ4

PQ5

PQ6

PQ7

PQ8

PQ9

PQ10

PQ11

PQ12

PQ13

O1

5

 

 

2

 

 

3

 

 

 

 

 

 

O2

3

3

3

 

 

5

 

3

1

 

3

4

 

O3

 

3

 

 

 

5

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

O4

 

4

 

 

5

4

3

 

 

 

3

 

2

O5

 

 

 

 

5

4

 

 

 

 

3