Course Information
Course Title Code Semester T + P ECTS
Commercial Law ISL235 3 3 + 0 4

Prerequisites none

Language Turkish
Level Bachelor's Degree
Type Elective
Coordinator Prelector SİBEL TERZİ
Instructors Prelector SİBEL TERZİ
Goals To analyze Turkish Trade Act.
Contents Turkish commercial law and practices, commercial enterprises, categorization of enterprises, business enterprises, the concept of merchant, agents, brokers, the concept of trademark, commercial name and related issues, types of companies, unlimited partnerships, commercial partnerships, limited partnerships, joint stock companies, cooperative companies.
Work Placement(s) Absent

Number Learning Outcomes
1 Explain the fundemental concepts and institutions related to a commercial enterprise.
2 Teach the basic principles of the commercial law.
3 Solve the legal problems occuring in the commercial life.
4 Provide the execution of the commercial activities making use of he body of current law.
5 Provide an effective and useful business activity benefiting from the legal rules to the businesses.

Mode of Delivery Face-to-Face
Planned Learning Activities & Teaching Methods Face-to-face lectures, question and answer, discussion, and case analysis.
Assessment Methods Mid-term exam, final exam.



Course Content
Week Topics Study Materials
1 Concept of commercial law From related to located on reference book and help book read
2 commercial enterprises From related to located on reference book and help book read
3 categorization of enterprises From related to located on reference book and help book read
4 business enterprises From related to located on reference book and help book read
5 the concept of merchant From related to located on reference book and help book read
6 merchant assistants From related to located on reference book and help book read
7 the concept of trademark, commercial name and related issues From related to located on reference book and help book read
8 unlimited partnerships From related to located on reference book and help book read
9 limited partnerships From related to located on reference book and help book read
10 joint stock companies From related to located on reference book and help book read
11 cooperative companies From related to located on reference book and help book read
12 Establishment of companies From related to located on reference book and help book read
13 Commercial papers From related to located on reference book and help book read
14 check From related to located on reference book and help book read



Sources
Textbook Tamer Bozkurt, 2011; Ticaret Hukuku: Ticari İşletme, Şirketler Hukuku, Oniki Levha Yayıncılık, İstanbul
Additional Resources Pınar YILMAZ, Ticaret Hukuku 1:Ticari İşletme Hukuku-Şirketler Hukuku, Müfettişlik Serisi, Agon Bilgi Akademisi, Ankara



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 Has advanced knowledge about their area. x
2 Has the ability of transferring the knowledge about their area to their workers and peers x
3 Has the ability of interpreting and analyzing data, identifying and coming up with solutions and suggestions to the problems by using the knowledge about their area in their decisions, applications and attitudes. x
4 Does research and creates studies in their area. x
5 Takes on responsibility according to the project goals, as being project coordinator or project participant.
6 Identifies goals and targets for the organization/institution. x
7 Evaluates the knowledge and skills learned in a judgmental manner. x
8 Indicates that he has comprehended that the need for learning process is continuous. x
9 Declares the thoughts and suggestions aroused from their knowledge and skills related to their area, in oral and written form. x
10 Communicates effectively with their peers. x
11 Uses information and communication technologies with at least European Computer Advanced Operating License level according to requirements of their area.
12 Follows the progress of their area and communicates with their peers by using at least one foreign language, at a stage of Europe Language Portfolio B1 level.
13 Behaves respectfully to organization/institution, work and social ethic criteria. x
14 Analyses the organization/institution’s relations with stakeholders and manages it efficiently. x
15 Has the ability of encouraging innovation. x
16 Thinks judgmentally about the organization/institution x
17 Has the adequate consciousness about the universality of social rights, social justice, quality and cultural values, protecting the environment, work health and safety. x



ECTS ALLOCATED BASED ON STUDENT WORKLOAD BY THE COURSE DESCRIPTION
Activities Quantity Duration (Hour) Total Work Load (h)
Course Duration 14 3 42
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 14 4 56
Mid-terms 1 6 6
Final examination 1 8 8
Total Work Load (h) 112
Total Work Load / 30 (h) 3.73
ECTS Credit of the Course 4