Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
International Treaties and Turkey ULI 320 6 3 + 0 3 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Arş.Gör. ENSAR MUSLU
Course Lecturers Arş.Gör. ENSAR MUSLU,
Course Assistants
Course Category Field Proper Education
Course Objective

Types and characteristics of international treaties will be explained. Then the process in which Turkey becomes party to an international treaty will be examined. The main part of the course is to focus on the examination of the international treaties that Turkey is party to.

Course Content

The types of international treaties, the legislation on Turkey’s becoming party to an international treaty and the international treaties in which Turkey is a party constitute the content of this course.

# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Comprahends the variety of international treaties and characteristics of different types of international treaties. Lecture, Case Study, Testing,
2 Apprehends the techniques of which Turkey becomes party to an international treaty. Lecture, Discussion, Testing,
3 Becomes informed about Turkey's rights and obligations arising from treaties. Lecture, Question-Answer, Discussion, Case Study, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Types and characteristics of international treaties
2 Turkey’s procedure of becoming a party to international treaty
3 International treaties to which Turkey is party
4 Treaties on establishment, sovereignty and territory
5 Treaties in which Turkey is a party due to being successor of Ottoman Empire
6 Treaties on the general order of international law (Charters of League of Nations and United Nations, Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties, Vienna Convention on Diplomatic Relations, etc.)
7 Security and defense treaties, military treaties (NATO, The Baghdad Pact, Balkan Pact, et.)
8 Treaties on global economic relations (WTO, IMF, WB, Customs union, etc.)
9 Midterm Exam
10 Comprehensive cooperation agreements (EU, OIC, etc.)
11 Bilateral agreements with neighbors
12 Bilateral agreements with other states
13 Other treaties to which Turkey is a party
14 General reconsideration
Course Notes
Course Resources

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Order Program Outcomes Level of Contribution
1 2 3 4 5
1 To research the functions, basic concepts and features of the international system; to learn the basic knowledge about the sub-topics of the international relations discipline. X
2 Analyzing the developments in the political history of the world within the context of the cause-effect relations.
3 To improve the foreign language skills.
4 To analyze the Turkey´s foreign policy comprehensively in the cause-effect relations. X
5 To analyze the theoretical approaches to the foreign policy analysis and the functions of the decision-making process.
6 To learn theoretical and methodological thinking and to observe the events from this framework
7 To analyze the social developments and conditions comparatively
8 To learn the basic principles and the issues of international law X
9 To examine the theories of International Relations and to learn looking at international developments within the theoretical framework
10 To analyze the Turkey´s political life historically and chronologically X
11 To learn the functions and the basic principles of domestic law X
12 To analyze the establishment, structure and functions of international and regional organizations and their impact on the World politics X
13 To analyze the reasons and solution models of the intra-state conflicts through examples
14 To research the issues of international security and the theoretical approaches relating to this field
15 To examine the events, occurring in the international system, within the theoretical perspective comparatively
16 To improve the analytical thinking skills about the international events X
17 To learn the basic concepts and theories of Economics, Sociology, Political Science and other disciplines
18 To research the ideas of philosophers/thinkers who built the philosophical foundations of political science and to examine the contribution of these philosophical ideas to the disciplines of Political Science and International Relations
19 To gain basic computer skills
20 To gain the ability of planning, performing and composing of the scientific study individually
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Kısa Sınav 20
2. Kısa Sınav 20
3. Kısa Sınav 20
1. Ara Sınav 40
Total 100
1. Final 50
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 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 2 32
Mid-terms 1 10 10
Quiz 3 5 15
Final examination 1 15 15
Total Workload 120
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 4.8
dersAKTSKredisi 5