Private International Law (Law of foreigners and Nationality)

Course Code: 
LAW 461
Course Period: 
Autumn
Course Type: 
Core
P: 
2
Lab: 
1
Credits: 
3
ECTS: 
3
Course Language: 
Türkçe
Course Objectives: 
Provide information as to the topics which fall into the scope of nationality law and law of foreigners; to evaluate all topics with doctrine and judgments in order to indicate the sources of legal problems and solutions for them in the framework of international treaties.
Course Content: 

The course mainly includes two subjects, the first being citizenship law and the second being foreigners law

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
The practice questions solved during lectures and mid-term and final exam results 1,3,5,6,9,11 1,2,3,4 A

 

 

Course Flow

Week Topics Study Materials
1 Basic notions related to citizenship law, history of citizenship law and basic principles of citizenship law  
2 Gaining Turkish citizenship through birth  
3 Gaining Turkish citizenship through the decision of authorised agency and choice  
4 Losing Turkish citizenship through the decision of authorised agency and choice  
5 Proof of Turkish citizenship and power to sue  
6 Cases related to citizenship law  
7 MID-TERM EXAMINATION  
8 Basic notions of foreigners law and its history  
9 Entrance, residence and travel permit of the foreigners in Turkey  
10 Expulsion of foreigners  
11 Working permit of foreigners  
12 Law of asylum seekers and Refugees  
13 Foreigners’ right to acquire immovable property in Turkey  
14 Foreign capital investments  

 

 

Recommended Sources

Textbook Nuray EKŞİ, Milletlerarası Özel Hukuka İlişkin Temel Mevzuat, 6th edition, Istanbul 2012
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: 16x Total course hours) 14 3 42
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14 2 28
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