Course Information
Course Title Code Semester T + P ECTS
Union Law CLS417 7 3 + 0 5


Language Turkish
Level Bachelor's Degree
Type Compulsory
Coordinator Assist.Prof. Efe YAMAKOĞLU
Instructors Prof. GÜVEN MURAT, Assist.Prof. ALİ KONAK, Assist.Prof. Hamza Ersin ADIM
Goals Protect the interests of employees and to improve the economic and social structure and functioning of trade unions established a legal transfer students
Contents The concept of the union, the birth and development of the trade union law, union rights, trade union organization and functioning of trade union bodies, trade union membership
Work Placement(s) Absent

Number Learning Outcomes
1 Summarize on the influence of social issues and social groups in society.
2 Define the knowledge of basic concepts in industrial relations
3 Cases and explain the principles of collective labor relations
4 Application of concepts and principles to new situations, their published works
5 Data to evaluate the relationship between the trade union relations.

Mode of Delivery Face-to-Face
Planned Learning Activities & Teaching Methods Lecture, question and answer, analysis of court decisions
Assessment Methods Written exams, homework, presentation

Course Content
Week Topics Study Materials
1 The concept of the union
2 Meaning union law
3 Freedom of association
4 Continue to freedom of association
5 Establishment of trade unions
6 The union bodies
7 Mid-term exam
8 Trade union membership
9 Continue to trade union membership
10 The organization of trade unions
11 Activities of trade unions
12 Income and expenses of the trade unions
13 The termination of the trade unions
14 Continue to the end of the trade unions
15 Supreme Court decisions
16 Final exam

Textbook KAPLAN E, ARICI Kadir, AKTAY N, İş Hukuku, Gazi Yayınları, Ankara, 2011
Additional Resources TUĞ Adnan, Sendikalar Hukuku, Sağlık-iş Yayınları, ANKARA, 2010

Assessment System Quantity Percentage
In-Term Studies
Mid-terms 1 40
In-Term Total 1 40
Contribution of In-Term Studies to Overall 40
Contribution of Final Exam to Overall 60
Total 100

Course's Contribution to PLO
No Key Learning Outcomes Level
1 2 3 4 5
1 Have advanced knowledge in the field of working life x
2 Information in the field of working life has the ability to transfer employees and colleagues. x
3 The decision on the application and the behavior of his working life to interpret the information acquired through the use of the data, to analyze, to bring the has the ability to define problems and solutions. x
4 Do research and work on issues related to working life. x
5 The project meets the objectives of the Project Coordinator or the participant takes responsibility. x
6 Organization / Institution determines the objectives. x
7 Employee-employer relations, critically evaluates the acquired knowledge and skills. x
8 Indicates that the comprehension of the need for continuity of learning x
9 The level of knowledge and skills related to the field of Labor Economics thoughts and pass the written and oral proposals concerned.
10 Effective stake holders in the field of professional communication. x
11 Working relationships required by the European Computer Driving Licence Advanced Level at least with computer software uses information and communication technologies. x
12 At least one foreign language knowledge in the field using the European Language Portfolio B1 General level monitors and communicates with colleagues. x
13 Employee-employer relations, the organization / institution, business, and act in accordance with social ethics. x
14 Analyze and executes effective working relationships within the organization. x
15 Has the ability to be able to encourage innovations in working life. x
16 Working relationships to the organization / institution for the critical thinker. x
17 Social rights, social justice, quality and cultural values, environmental protection, occupational health and safety issues are conscious. x

Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load (h)
Course Duration 14 3 42
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14 3 42
Assignments 1 20 20
Presentation / Preparing Seminar 1 20 20
Mid-terms 1 20 20
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Work Load (h) 164
Total Work Load / 30 (h) 5.47
ECTS Credit of the Course 5