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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
HUK209 History Of Turkish Law 927001 2 3 5
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
Legal History course of history and comparative legal systems applied in different periods will be discussed in a historical perspective.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Yrd.doç.dr. Yılmaz Yurtseven
Learning Outcomes
  1. Past legal systems with the comparison between modern legal systems the ability to win.
  2. Before he became a Muslim legal systems by the Turks, and learn about the social life.
  3. After entering the Turks to adopt the Islamic law of İslam and that the legal system will have detailed information about contributions.
  4. Ottoman legal system, judicial system and legalization learns the movements.
  5. He/she learns legal developments of after the Tanzimat.
  6. History also should be to learn can produce ideas about law.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
CİN Halil/AKYILMAZ Gül, Türk Hukuk Tarihi, Konya 2009; AYDIN M. Akif, Türk Hukuk Tarihi, İstanbul 2009; ÜÇOK Coşkun/MUMCU Ahmet/BOZKURT Gülnihal, Türk Hukuk Tarihi, Ankara 1996; CİN Halil/AKGÜNDÜZ Ahmet, Türk Hukuk Tarihi (2 cilt),Konya 1995; FENDOĞLU Hasan Tahsin, Türk Hukuk Tarihi, İstanbul 2000.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Earlier Turkish law-Islamic law-a collection Of Muslim and Islamic law passes-the first Muslim Turkish States legal systems-the legal system of the Seljuk-Ottoman Tanzimat Period Ottoman law-law of classical period-period of transition of the Republic.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.Definition, topic, scope and importance of Law History.
2.General information about the ancient legal systems.
3.Pre-Islamic Turkish law.
4.Islamic law. The birth of the formation period and resources.
5.The entering of Turks into Islam and embrance the Islamic Law.
6.The first Muslim Turkish States and legal systems.
7.Structure of Ottoman law . Şer'î law-Conventional legal separation.
8. Ottoman judicial system.
9.Structure and function of the State in the Ottoman law. Legislative, Executive and judicial.
10.The sultans, Divan-ı Hümayun and Jay and other government officials.
11.The Ottoman State organization.
12.The legal status of non-Muslims in the Ottoman Empire.
13.Ottoman criminal law. Crime and the elements of the crime.
14.Penalty. Properties and types. The punishment, which reduces or eliminates the reasons.
15.Crimes. The crimes of "Hads".
16.Kisas and dietary crimes. Crime and punishment of ta'zir.
17.Persons law. Rights and the verb license. Represents. Legal persons.
18.The Ottoman law of slavery.
20.Ottoman family law. Engagement. To marry him. The conditions of the elements to get married is to marry him.
21.In marriage, child custody and equivalence. Types of marriage obstacles in marriage.
22.Termination of marriage. Divorce. Types of divorce.
23.The results of the end of marriage: birth, richard and alimony.
24.Ottoman Şer'î inheritance law. The elements of the heritage, the heirs inherit the heritage conditions and causes of obstacles.
25.Legacy and legacy of Division. Ottoman conventional inheritance law.
26.Commodities law.
27.Ottoman Land law. Land varieties. Ottoman land regime.
28.Law Of Obligations.
29.Torts and termination of the loan. Corporate law
30.After the Tanzimat Ottoman law and legalization of transactions.
31.Mecelle, Hukuk-ı Aile Kararnamesi, Criminal and Commercial legal regulations, Kanun-ı Esasî.
32.1926 Legal revolution and transition to modern law.
Assessment Methods and Criteria
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Midterm Examination1100
End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight (%)
Final Examination1100
Term (or Year) Learning Activities40
End Of Term (or Year) Learning Activities60
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesQuantityTime(hours)Total Workload(hours)
Midterm Examination122
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures32396
Individual Study for Mid term Examination11010
Individual Study for Final Examination11515