Information Package / Course Catalogue
Constitutional Law
Course Code: TAK107
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Short Cycle (Associate's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 2
Prt.: 0
Credit: 2
Lab: 0
Objectives of the Course

Knowledge and general corporation and terms about constitutional law, government, goverment’s basic organs and goal is to give sufficient knowledge about the relationship of the organs.

Course Content

Term of constitutional law, Making and changing of constitutional law, the development of the Ottoman- Turkish constitution, basic qualities of the government, living according to the constitution of 1982 execution – the organization of justice, justice of constitution, basic right and topics like freedom of regime will be issued.

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.General knowledge about constitutional law, can express historic development and justice of constitution.
2.Can define the term of government, government types, can talk about the relationship of these organs.
3.The term of election and systems. Can define and list the features of the power which made /changed the constitution.
4.Basic rights and independencies, the classification of basic rights and independencies, classificationı, can clarify methods and systems which need to be guarded.
Recommended or Required Reading
1.constitutional law (Prof.Dr. Ergün Özbudun AÜAÖF Yayınları)
2.Turkish constitutional law ( Doç.Dr.Selin Esen- Yrd.Doç.Dr.Bülent Yücel AÜAÖF Reports)
3.constitution of the Republic of Turkey
4.Notes of lecturer
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Theoretical
Term of constitutional law, Types of constitution
Week 2 - Theoretical
Ottoman and Republic era (1921-1924-1961 constitutions) Development of constitution
Week 3 - Theoretical
Making the constitution (Fundamental founder power)
Week 4 - Theoretical
The change of the constitution (derivative/Secondary founder power)
Week 5 - Theoretical
Basic right and freedom
Week 6 - Theoretical
Basic right and freedom
Week 7 - Theoretical
Basic quality of the government
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Exam
Week 9 - Theoretical
Political parties and election system
Week 10 - Theoretical
Formation of the legislation organ and its duty
Week 11 - Theoretical
Legislation processes
Week 12 - Theoretical
Yürütme Organının yapısı ve Görevleri
Week 13 - Theoretical
Executive processes and extraordinary management methods
Week 14 - Theoretical
Organ of justice
Week 15 - Theoretical
Justice of constitution (audit of suitability of constitution)
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory140228
Midterm Examination1718
Final Examination1718
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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