Description of Individual Course Units
Course Unit CodeCourse Unit TitleType of Course UnitYear of StudySemesterNumber of ECTS Credits
11320203E11835COMMERCIAL PAPER LAWElective475
Level of Course Unit
First Cycle
Objectives of the Course
The commercial papers are not only the typical mode of current business transactions relating to securities, but also important means of credit and payment in economic life in general. The main issues of this course are general norms and applications of law of commercial papers; focusing particularly on the legal issue of negotiable instruments (bill of exchange, promissory note, check), the commitment arising from commercial papers, their transfer and acceptance, the payment and prescription of legal proceeding. As a result, the purpose of this course is to develop knowledge and understanding of the principles of legal issues relating to negotiable instruments as well as other commercial papers, including investment papers and money market instruments for the students of the department of business administration.
Name of Lecturer(s)
Learning Outcomes
1To be able to gain knowledge in the field of law of commercial papers, to learn the methods of reaching and interpreting of its sources, to adopt the purpose of the law and to gain legal perspective,
2To able to solve the legal commercial problems that emerge in the different functions of businesses by using scientific methods, interpret data and interpret the results,
3To be able to use theoretical and practical knowledge gained in the basic fields of law of commercial papers and associate them with knowledge of the other fields of the business administration
Mode of Delivery
Face to Face
Prerequisites and co-requisities
none
Recommended Optional Programme Components
none
Course Contents
This course aims to teach law of commercial papers. The main issues of this course are negotiable instruments (Bill of exchange, Promissory note and Check), negotiation and payment of them, analysis of the practical problems arising from commercial papers.
Weekly Detailed Course Contents
WeekTheoreticalPracticeLaboratory
1Concept of commercial papers and their basic features
2Classification of commercial papers
3Kinds of transfer of commercial papers
4Exceptions in commercial papers; loss and annulment of commercial papers
5Negotiable instruments
6Provisions of Bill of exchange
7Acceptance of Bill of exchange, its negotiation and payment
8Midterm
9Rights of holder of unaccepted or unpaid Bill of exchange
10Promissory note and its basic features
11Check and its basic features
12Transfer of check and its payment
13Securities
14Other commercial papers in the Turkish Law
15Analysis of the practical problems arising from commercial papers
16Final Exam
Recommended or Required Reading
-İmregün, Oğuz, Kıymetli Evrak Hukuku -Tekil, Fehiman, Kıymetli Evrak Hukuku -Kınacıoğlu, Naci, Kıymetli Evrak Hukuku -Poroy/Tekinalp, Kıymetli Evrak Hukuku Esasları -Pulaşlı, Kıymetli Evrak Hukuku -Göle, Bankacılar İçin Kıymetli Evrak Hukuku Bilgisi ve Ticari Senetler -Ülgen/Helvacı/Kendigelen/Kaya, Kıymetli Evrak Hukuku -Bahtiyar, Kıymetli Evrak Hukuku Ders Notları -Turkish Commercial Code and other related laws -Decisions of courts
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
Term (or Year) Learning ActivitiesQuantityWeight
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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 Examination111
Final Examination111
Attending Lectures16348
Seminar6212
Self Study14114
Individual Study for Homework Problems14114
Individual Study for Mid term Examination10220
Individual Study for Final Examination20240
TOTAL WORKLOAD (hours)150
Contribution of Learning Outcomes to Programme Outcomes
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