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Description of Individual Course Units

Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of CourseYearSemesterECTS
ÖYL615 Testamentary Dispositions 927001 1 1 7
Level of Course Unit
Second Cycle
Objectives of the Course
To teach the disposition mortis causa, to understand their differences from the disposition inter vivos, to teach the types of testamentary dispositions, their forms, fulfillments and invalidity.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Yrd. Doç. Dr. Hatice KARACAN ÇETİN
Learning Outcomes
  1. Students know the concept of disposition mortis causa, and the differences between disposition mortis causa and disposition inter vivos.
  2. Students know the types of testamentary dispositions.
  3. Students know the form of disposition mortis causa, and its provisions, termination, cancellation and reduction.
Mode of Delivery
Formal Education
Prerequisites and co-requisities
Recommended Optional Programme Components
Recommended or Required Reading
Mustafa Dural, Turgut Öz: Türk Özel hukuku Cilt IV Miras Hukuku, Filiz Kitabevi, İstanbul 2016
Zahit İmre, Hasan Erman: Miras Hukuku, Der Yayınları, İstanbul 2016
Rona Serozan, Baki İlkay Engin: Miras Hukuku, Seçkin Yayıncılık, Ankara 2014
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Language of Instruction
Work Placement(s)
Course Contents
Disposition mortis causa concept, its from, types, provisions, fulfillments and invalidity.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
Week Theoretical Practice Laboratory
1.General information about disposition mortis causa
2.Types of disposition mortis causa
3.Disposing capacity
4.Forms of will
5.Form of inheritance contract
6.The withdrawal of the will, and its disappearance
7.Terminating of an inheritance contract
8.Types of wills
9.Condition, encumbrance, foundation
10.Assigning heirs
11.To resign an inheritance, disinheritance, deprivation from inheritance
12.Interpretation of the will
13.Invalidity of the disposition mortis causa
14.Reduction of the disposition mortis causa
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 Examination111
Final Examination122
Attending Lectures14342
Writing Paper31030
Self Study157105