Intellectual Property Law

Course Code: 
LAW 421
Course Period: 
Autumn
Course Type: 
Core
P: 
3
Lab: 
0
Credits: 
3
ECTS: 
4
Course Language: 
Türkçe
Course Objectives: 
Overview of IP rights (Patents, TM, Copyrights) and license agreements
Course Content: 

1.         Intro to IP

2.         Patents

3.         Copyrights

4.         Trademarks

5.         License Agreements

Course Methodology: 
1: Lecture, 2: Question-Answer, 3: Discussion, 4: Case study / practical course
Course Evaluation Methods: 
A: Testing, B: Presentation C: Homework

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Course Learning Outcomes

Learning Outcomes Program Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
Getting to know the basics of IP law, ability to comprehend the application 1,6,7,8 1 A
Different applications in major jurisdictions 1,4,10,7,8 1,2,3 A
Strategical value of IP Law 5,9,3,2,1 1 A
Licensing agreement: why it is concluded, how to compose, what to care the most about 11,3,2,6 1,3,4 A

 

 

Course Flow

Week Topics Study Materials
1 Intro to IP  
2 Patents and trade secrets  
3 Patents  
4 Copyrights  
5 Copyrights  
6 Case discussions and general review  
7 MID-TERM EXAMINATION  
8 Trademarks  
9 Trademarks  
10 Case discusions  
11 Licensing  
12 Licensing  
13 Case discusions and general review  
14 Reserve week  

 

 

Recommended Sources

Textbook Class lectures and power point presentations shared with students
Additional Resources Case law as applicable shared through Linkedin class group and extensive use of the social media

 

 

Material Sharing

Documents  
Assignments  
Exams  

 

 

Assessment

IN-TERM STUDIES NUMBER PERCENTAGE
Mid-terms 1 100
Total   100
CONTRIBUTION OF FINAL EXAMINATION TO OVERALL GRADE   75
CONTRIBUTION OF IN-TERM STUDIES TO OVERALL GRADE   25
Total   100

 

 

COURSE CATEGORY Expertise/Field Courses

 

 

Course’s Contribution to Program

No Program Learning Outcomes Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 Ability to comprehend, solve, and to attain analytical and critical thought processes         x
2 Within the ambit of lifelong learning, to direct continuous renewal and cultivation of knowledge attained in the field of law       x  
3 To master legal resources and legal precedents; to be able to conduct comparative legal analyses in national and international legal arenas   x      
4 To improve settlement options; to implement creative and innovative solutions   x      
5 To be equippet with comprehensive and comparative knowledge gained through the study of law, enabling the transfer of this knowledge into the social and economic fields. To attain analytical thinking between cross disciplines       x  
6 To attain the ability to comprehend and solve legal problems pertaining to global economy       x  
7 To obtain knowledge of current legal subjects, through the aid of the English language       x  
8 To be able to utilize proficiency at an intermediate level foreign language         x
9 To attain professional and scientific ethical tenants in the field of law, as well as in society at large       x  
10 To attain the ability to write, speak and listen effectively, in the field of law         x
11 To be open-minded, to be tolerant of different ideas, to be constructive, to have self-confidence, and to be responsible both during individual studies and/or during team studies. To work effectively and efficiently       x  

 

 

ECTS

Activities Quantity Duration
(Hour)
Total
Workload
(Hour)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 14 3 42
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14 4 56
Mid-terms 1 1 1
Final examination 1 1 1
Total Work Load     100
Total Work Load / 25 (h)     4
ECTS Credit of the Course     4