Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
1303003932004HUMAN RIGHTS LAWElective475
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
In the course, it is aimed to teach students the basic concepts and rules of international maritime law, conflicts on it and the way of resolutions. The most important socio-political development in the second half of the 20th century is the determination and preservation efforts of human rights. Course intents to deal with the sanctions and provison bodies for the implementation of the content of the international documents and conventions of human rights and freedom.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1To be able to comprehend the major concepts, importance and issues in human rights law.
2To be able to analyze the importance of human rights law and especially European Convention on Human Rights
3To be able to evaluate and interpret the articles of European Convention on Human Rights.
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
None
Recommended Optional Programme Components
None
Course Contents
After introduction to the fundemental concepts of Human Rights Law; basic principles of it, its come into being, fundamental documents and convention on it, supervision methods, possible conflicts on it and resolutions methods will be given and discussed.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Historical Evolution: Times of division between free man and slavery, evolution of human rights notion in several countries
2Historical evolution of human rights in Turkey
3Current Systems in Preservation of Human Rights: United Nations System
4International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights
5International Covenant on Economic, Social and Cultural Rights
6United Nations Convention against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment
7Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms
8Mid-Term Exam
9European Convention on Human Rights
10European Convention on Human Rights
11European Convention on Human Rights
12Framework Convention for the Protection of National Minorities
13European Social Charter
14Discussion and Evaluation
15Discussion and Evaluation
16Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
- Reisoğlu, Safa, Uluslar arası Boyutlarıyla İnsan Hakları, Beta Basım Yayım, İstanbul 2001. - Kalabalık, Halil, İnsan Hakları Hukuku Ders Notları, Değişim Yayınları, İstanbul 2004. - Gölcüklü, Feyyaz; Gözübüyük, A. Şeref, Avrupa İnsan Hakları Sözleşmesi ve Uygulaması, Avrupa İnsan Hakları Mahkemesi İnceleme ve Yargılama Yöntemi, Turhan Kitabevi, 8. Bası, Ankara 2009. - Tezcan, Durmuş, Erdem, Mustafa, Sancaktar, Oğuz, Avrupa İnsan Hakları Sözleşmesi Işığında Türkiye’nin İnsan Hakları Sorunu, 2. Basım, İstanbul 2004.
Planned Learning Activities and Teaching Methods
Activities are given in detail in the section of "Assessment Methods and Criteria" and "Workload Calculation"
Assessment Methods and Criteria
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End Of Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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Language of Instruction
Turkish
Work Placement(s)
None
Workload Calculation
ActivitiesNumberTime (hours)Total Work Load (hours)
Midterm Examination11515
Final Examination11515
Self Study10440
Individual Study for Mid term Examination10440
Individual Study for Final Examination10440
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)150
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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