Maritime Law

Course Code: 
LAW 404
Course Period: 
Autumn
Course Type: 
Core
P: 
2
Lab: 
2
Credits: 
3
ECTS: 
3
Course Language: 
İngilizce
Course Objectives: 
Acknowledge the application and theory of maritime law
Course Content: 

History of Maritime law- Contract of Affreightment- Marine Liens

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
Solving problems that arise in the application of maritime legislation juridically and analytically 1,2,5,7,8 1,2,3 A
Analysing and concluding provisions in maritime contracts 1,2,3,4,6,9,10,11 1,2,4 A

 

 

Course Flow

Week Topics Study Materials
1 Definitions  
2 International Treaties  
3 Ship Registry  
4 Ownership of the Ship  
5 Owner’s responsibility  
6 Contract of Affreightment  
7 MID-TERM EXAMINATION  
8 Carriers liability  
9 Carriers duty of care responsibility  
10 Bill of Lading  
11 Rights of Carrier  
12 General Average  
13 Salvation  
14 Final  

 

 

Recommended Sources

Textbook Deniz Ticareti Hukuku, Dr. Jur. Bülent Sözer

Deniz Ticareti Hukuku Cilt: I,II,III, Prof. Dr. Tahir Çağa/ Prof. Dr. Rayegan Kender

Additional Resources  

 

 

Material Sharing

Documents  
Assignments  
Exams  

 

 

Assessment

IN-TERM STUDIES NUMBER PERCENTAGE
Mid-terms 1 100
Total   100
CONTRIBUTION OF FINAL EXAMINATION TO OVERALL GRADE   60
CONTRIBUTION OF IN-TERM STUDIES TO OVERALL GRADE   40
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: 14x Total course hours) 14 4 56
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14 1 14
Mid-terms 1 2 2
Final examination 1 3 3
Total Work Load     75
Total Work Load / 25 (h)     3
ECTS Credit of the Course     3