DEGREE PROGRAMMES

: Private Law

General Description

History

Institute of Social Sciences started its activities in 1982, by aiming the continuous development, the goal of universal level is to provide education and training post-graduate level. The purpose of the Masters Degree in Private Law is to specialize, deepen and improve the ability to research upon the main acknowledges received at the untergraduate level. During this programme which is offered by Instition of Social Sciences, courses about the basic concepts of private law is lectured.

Qualification Awarded

Master`s Degree in Private Law

Level of Qualification

Second Cycle (Master's Degree)

Specific Admission Requirements

First Cycle (Bachelor's Degree) diploma; a minimum score of 55 from the Academic Graduate Education Entrance Examination (ALES) in the related field or GRE/GMAT equivalent; a minimum score of 50 from the Foreign Language Exams (▄DS/KPDS/YDS/e-YDS/YÍKDŢL) or from equivalent foreign language proficiency exam approved by OSYM or a minimum score of 55 from DEU School of Foreign Languages English Proficiency Test. Transcript; a minimum score of 65 from the graduate school academic proficiency exam.

Specific Arrangements for Recognition of Prior Learning (Formal, Non-Formal and Informal)

According to the Regulations of Dokuz EylŘl University for Graduate Schools, students are not connected to the right for internal transfer, previously taken courses at another graduate programme by another university with a successful grade may be recognized by the related programmes after the letter of the students includes course contents and the transcript, and by the recommendation of the head of the departments and by the decision of the Board of Directors. The courses taken by the outgoing Exchange students have the recognition at the school either as compulsory or elective.

Qualification Requirements and Regulations

2 years (excluding one year of English Preparatory School), 2 semesters per year, 16 weeks per semester, 120 ECTS in total.

Profile of the Programme

The objective of this program is to have lawyers who have internalized the principles of the universal law and have competency of legal legislation and the fundamental legal concepts and rules. Through a competency based education process, the national and international developments are analyzed legally and the ability of solving and identifying of legal disputes and conflicts is improved. The ability of legal reasoning is deepened by comparative and critical thinking ability. In addition to these objectives, illuminating the society and individuals about the legal rights. A great majority of lessons which are given in this program are the basic fields of Private Law as Obligation Law, Commercial Law, Labour Law, Civil Law. In every mid-term, it is submitted that doubled amount of the lectures which had to chosen by students. Thus students could choose the lessons which they want to be lectured.

Key Learning Outcomes

1   Improving and promoting the undergraduate knowledge to an expert-level.
2   Having the competency of evaluating the private law knowledge critically, guiding the learning and performing advance level studies individually.
3   Having the ability for utilizing the theoretical and applied knowledge gaining from expert level of private law.
4   Utilizing the research methodology and literature knowledge for performing.
5   Creating new conclusions by synthesizing the knowledge of private law and various disciplines and having the ability to solve the issues that need expertise by using scientific research methodology.
6   Having the competency of making oral, visual and written presentations of his/her own studies and current legal developments.
7   Having the sufficient knowledge of foreign language in order to be able to follow the international legal literature, taking part in different social interactions and study groups on international level and using at least one foreign language with oral/written forms for sharing his/her studies on international level.
8   Following the social, scientific and ethic values during the collection, interpretation and announcement of data relating to private law and to be able to teach and supervise these data.
9   Having the ability to criticize the social relations, relevant norms and improving and attempting to make the rules change if it's necessary.
10   Improving new approaches and having responsibilities for finding solutions in unpredictable situations of private law practice.
11   Interpreting thoughts and theories related to private law by skeptical, logical, analytical and independent approach.
12   Providing innovative contribution to the legal literature by publishing publications on international and national level.
13   Having the ability of using information and communication technologies at a required level.
14   Gaining leadership skills and ability to work in teams.

Occupational Profiles of Graduates with Examples

Graduates may apply to the related employment positions in their area of specialization.

Access to Further Studies

May apply to third cycle programmes.

Course Structure Diagram with Credits

There are four mid-terms in this program: two for the lectures, in which 8 courses are a minimum requirement, an two for the thesis. A great majority of lessons which are given in this program are the basic fields of Private Law as Obligation Law, Commercial Law, Labour Law, Civil Law. In every mid-term, it is submitted that doubled amount of the lectures which had to chosen by students. Thus students could choose the lessons which they want to be lectured. FOURTH MIDTERM Prerequisite Code Name T U ECTS Duration - ÍZH 5099 Thesis 0 0 30 1 Yarřyřl
T: Theoretical P: Practice L: Laboratory
B: Spring Semester G: Fall Semester H: Full Year
1 .Semester:
Semester No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
G 1 ÍZH 5043 METHODOLOGY OF LAW COMPULSORY 3 0 0 9
G 0 - ELECTIVE COURSE ELECTIVE - - - 21
TOTAL:   30
 
1 .Semester Elective:
Semester No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
G 1 ÍZH 5015 AUDITING IN JOINT STOCK COMPANIES ELECTIVE 3 0 0 7
G 2 ÍZH 5025 HEALTH LAW ELECTIVE 3 0 0 7
G 3 ÍZH 5049 ORGANIZATION OF WORK ELECTIVE 3 0 0 7
G 4 ÍZH 5053 INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL DISPUTE RESOLUTION ELECTIVE 3 0 0 7
G 5 ÍZH 5065 TYPES OF EMPLOYMENT CONTRACT ELECTIVE 3 0 0 7
G 6 ÍZH 5061 CONVENTION ON THE CIVIL ASPECTS OF INTERNATIONAL CHILD ABDUCTION ELECTIVE 3 0 0 7
G 7 ÍZH 5083 LEGAL SITUATION OF PARTNERS OF THE LIMITED PARTNERSHIP BY SHARES ELECTIVE 3 0 0 7
G 8 ÍZH 5071 NEW LEASE LAW ELECTIVE 3 0 0 7
G 9 ÍZH 5073 RECOGNITION AND ENFORCEMENT OF FOREIGN JUDGEMENTS IN TURKISH LAW ELECTIVE 3 0 0 7
G 10 ÍZH 5075 LAW COLLUSION OF DECEASED AND THE LAWSUIT OF ABATEMENT ELECTIVE 3 0 0 7
G 11 ÍZH 5077 UNITED NATIONS CONVENTION ON CONTRACTS FOR THE INTERNATIONAL SALE OF GOODS ELECTIVE 3 0 0 7
G 12 ÍZH 5079 PLEDGE LAW ELECTIVE 3 0 0 7
G 13 ÍZH 5081 DISPOSITIONS MORTIS CAUSA ELECTIVE 3 0 0 7
G 14 ÍZH 5063 BUILDING LAW ELECTIVE 3 0 0 7
 
2 .Semester:
Semester No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
B 1 SBE 5000 TECHNIQUES OF SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH AND PUBLICATION ETHICS COMPULSORY 3 0 0 5
B 2 ÍZH 5198 FIELD STUDY COMPULSORY 2 0 0 4
B 3 ÍZH 5196 SEMINAR COMPULSORY 0 2 0 3
B 0 - ELECTIVE COURSE ELECTIVE - - - 18
TOTAL:   30
 
2 .Semester Elective:
Semester No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
B 1 ÍZH 5086 INTELLECTUAL AND INDUSTRIAL PROPERTY LAW ELECTIVE 3 0 0 6
B 2 ÍZH 5088 THE ENDING OF EMPLOYMENT CONTRACTS ELECTIVE 3 0 0 6
B 3 ÍZH 5090 HAFTUNGSRECHT ELECTIVE 3 0 0 6
B 4 ÍZH 5092 FUNDAMENTALS OF TURKISH PRIVATE LAW ELECTIVE 3 0 0 6
B 5 ÍZH 5094 INTERNATIONAL JUDICIAL ASSISTANCE ELECTIVE 3 0 0 6
B 6 ÍZH 5100 FIRM LAW ACCORDING TO THE NEW COMMERCIAL LAW ELECTIVE 3 0 0 6
B 7 ÍZH 5120 THE INNOVATIONS AND THE APPLICATIONS OF THE RECENT CODE OF OBLIGATIONS ELECTIVE 3 0 0 6
B 8 ÍZH 5106 INTERNATIONAL ARBITRATION ELECTIVE 3 0 0 6
B 9 ÍZH 5108 CURRENT PROBLEMS OF LABOUR LAW ELECTIVE 3 0 0 6
B 10 ÍZH 5110 CONSUMER LAW ELECTIVE 3 0 0 6
B 11 ÍZH 5112 THE UNIDROIT PRINCIPLES APPLICABLE TO INTERNATIONAL COMMERCIAL CONTRACTS ELECTIVE 3 0 0 6
B 12 ÍZH 5116 CHILDREN LAW ELECTIVE 3 0 0 6
B 13 ÍZH 5118 OWNERSHIP LAW ELECTIVE 3 0 0 6
B 14 ÍZH 5104 SURETY LAW ELECTIVE 3 0 0 6
 
3.Semester:
Semester No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
G 1 ÍZH 5099 THESIS COMPULSORY 0 0 0 30
TOTAL:   30
 
4.Semester:
Semester No Course Unit Code Course Unit Title Type of Course T P L ECTS
B 1 ÍZH 5099 THESIS COMPULSORY 0 0 0 30
TOTAL:   30
 

Examination Regulations, Assessment and Grading

Evaluation and assessment methods for each course is defined in the the Course Description Form which is prepared by related faculty member / s and included in the information package. Exams and course success notes is subject to the relevant articles of the DEU Regulation on Graduate Education.
Dokuz Eylul University, Graduate Education Regulation web address: http://www.sbe.deu.edu.tr/sbe/mevzuat

Graduation Requirements

Second Cycle (Masters Degree) Programme with thesis is comprised of courses (at least 53 ECTS), a seminar (3 ECTS) and field study (4 ECTS) and thesis (60 ECTS), in total 120 ECTS credits. Students must have minimum Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of 2.50 / 4.00 and completed all the courses with at least CB / S / TP grades.

Mode of Study (Full-Time, Part-Time, E-Learning )

Full-time

Programme Director or Equivalent

Prof. Dr. A.Melda SUR
Tel: (90) (232) 301 6120 - 301 6005
e-posta: melda.sur@deu.edu.tr.