Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Law and Ethics UFM 515 0 3 + 0 3 7
Precondition Courses None
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level yuksek_lisans
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Doç.Dr. TUFAN ÇÖTOK
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants Arş. Gör. Onur Kabil, Arş. Gör. Merve Ertene, Arş. Gör. Ender Büyüközkara, Arş. Gör. Bahadır Karadağ
Course Category
Course Objective Searching and discussing, in a variety of philosophical views, the meaning of foundational concepts such as law, justice, legislation, equality, right, crime and punishment. Giving an ethical perspective of jurispuridential practising.
Course Content Basic concepts of law; philosophical overview of these concepts.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 One can ethically interpret the laws
2 One can define the basic concepts of law
3 One can philosophically interpret these concepts
4 One learns the relationship between law and ethics
5 One gains an ethical perspective of jurisprudential pratics.
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction to Turkish Law
2 The duties and obligations of the jurists
3 Is there any ethical content of laws?
4 What is the proper action of judges that are interpreting the laws.
5 Is there any obligation to obey the law?
6 What reasons can rules give us?
7 Can one justify the state punisments?
8 In which situations do we have an obligation of what we do?
9 Which rights do laws protect?
10 What are the specific problems that lawyers face?
11 What is the nature of authority?
12 What is the theory of natural law?
13 What does it mean to be equal in terms of law
14 Final Exam
Course Notes
Course Resources
Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 100
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 50
1. Final 50
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 3 48
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 6 96
Mid-terms 1 20 20
Final examination 1 25 25
Total Workload 189
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 7.56
dersAKTSKredisi 7