Information Package / Course Catalogue
Basic Concepts of International Law
Course Code: UYL519
Course Type: Area Elective
Couse Group: Second Cycle (Master's Degree)
Education Language: Turkish
Work Placement: N/A
Theory: 3
Prt.: 0
Credit: 3
Lab: 0
ECTS: 5
Objectives of the Course

The aim of this course is to provide the students to comprehend the basic logic and the basic concepts of international law.

Course Content

The sources of international law, its differences from the other branches of law, the powers of states, the sub-branches of international law

Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1.To be able to recognize the basic concepts and principles of international law and the fundamental concepts of international law and order
2. To be able to recognize information about the international law, its sources and contacts in the basic course; the authority of the state, the use of force in international law, international law and domestic law relationship
3.To be able to determine the problems of intenational law and to offer a solution for preventing and resolution of international disputes
4.To be able to have the capability to follow the developments in doctrine and in practice
5.To be able to enhance their knowledge of the main subjects debated in current international law
Recommended or Required Reading
1.Acer, Y., & Kaya, İ. (2010). Uluslararası hukuk temel ders kitabı. Ankara: USAK Yayınları.
2.Shaw, M. (2003). International law. (5th ed.). New York: Cambridege University Press
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week 1 - Preparation Work
Pazarcı, Hüseyin, Uluslararası Hukuk, Ankara, Turhan Kitabevi, 2009, s. 1-6.
Week 2 - Preparation Work
Pazarcı, Hüseyin, Uluslararası Hukuk, Ankara, Turhan Kitabevi, 2009, s. 6-29.
Week 3 - Preparation Work
Pazarcı, Hüseyin, Uluslararası Hukuk, Ankara, Turhan Kitabevi, 2009, s. 33-43.
Week 4 - Theoretical
Precedents Law
Week 4 - Preparation Work
Pazarcı, Hüseyin, Uluslararası Hukuk, Ankara, Turhan Kitabevi, 2009, s. 104-114.
Week 5 - Theoretical
General Principles of Law
Week 5 - Preparation Work
Pazarcı, Hüseyin, Uluslararası Hukuk, Ankara, Turhan Kitabevi, 2009, s. 114-121.
Week 6 - Preparation Work
Acer, Y., & Kaya, İ. (2010). Uluslararası hukuk temel ders kitabı. Ankara: USAK Yayınları
Week 6 - Intermediate Exam
International Treaties
Week 7 - Theoretical
Revision for Midterm
Week 8 - Intermediate Exam
Midterm Exams
Week 9 - Preparation Work
Pazarcı, Hüseyin, Uluslararası Hukuk, Ankara, Turhan Kitabevi, 2009, s. 43-104.
Week 9 - Intermediate Exam
International Treaties
Week 10 - Preparation Work
Pazarcı, Hüseyin, Uluslararası Hukuk, Ankara, Turhan Kitabevi, 2009, s. 121-134.
Week 11 - Theoretical
State
Week 11 - Preparation Work
Pazarcı, Hüseyin, Uluslararası Hukuk, Ankara, Turhan Kitabevi, 2009, s. 137-181.
Week 12 - Preparation Work
Pazarcı, Hüseyin, Uluslararası Hukuk, Ankara, Turhan Kitabevi, 2009, s. 181-233.
Week 13 - Preparation Work
Pazarcı, Hüseyin, Uluslararası Hukuk, Ankara, Turhan Kitabevi, 2009, s. 233-319.
Week 14 - Theoretical
Recognition and State Succession
Week 14 - Practice
Pazarcı, Hüseyin, Uluslararası Hukuk, Ankara, Turhan Kitabevi, 2009, s. 319-365.
Week 14 - Preparation Work
Acer, Y., & Kaya, İ. (2010). Uluslararası hukuk temel ders kitabı. Ankara: USAK Yayınları
Week 15 - Theoretical
Responsibility of the State
Week 15 - Preparation Work
Pazarcı, Hüseyin, Uluslararası Hukuk, Ankara, Turhan Kitabevi, 2009, s. 399-508.
Week 16 - Final Exam
Final Exams
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Type of AssessmentCountPercent
Midterm Examination1%40
Final Examination1%60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesCountPreparationTimeTotal Work Load (hours)
Lecture - Theory143384
Assignment115116
Midterm Examination110111
Final Examination115116
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)127
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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