Course Information
Course Title Code Semester T + P ECTS
Relations Between Turkey and European Union KAM210 4 3 + 0 4

Prerequisites none

Language Turkish
Level Bachelor's Degree
Type Elective
Coordinator Prelector REMZİ ÇETİN
Instructors Prelector REMZİ ÇETİN
Goals The course aims to provide the students with a general knowledge on The Law of European Union and relations between Turkey and EU
Contents The creation of the new legal system namely the European Union legal system, its features and general principles, sources, the European Court of Justice, and the relationship between the EU legal system and national legal systems will be discussed.
Work Placement(s) Absent

Number Learning Outcomes
1 Acquire basic informations about foundation of the EU
2 Have extensive knowledge about Turkey-EU relations
3 Discuss processes which Turkey have experienced in the way of EU
4 Gain the ability for interpreting agreements between Turkey and EU

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 European Union and its significance From related to located on reference book and help book read
2 The creation of EU From related to located on reference book and help book read
3 The institutional structure of the EU From related to located on reference book and help book read
4 Turkey-EU relations in the history From related to located on reference book and help book read
5 Turkey-EU relations currently From related to located on reference book and help book read
6 Turkey approach of member states From related to located on reference book and help book read
7 Turkey approach of member states From related to located on reference book and help book read
8 Turkey's advantges and disadvantages in the way of membership From related to located on reference book and help book read
9 Turkey's advantges and disadvantages in the way of membership From related to located on reference book and help book read
10 USA role in the Turkey-EU relations From related to located on reference book and help book read
11 Agreements between Turkey and EU From related to located on reference book and help book read
12 Turkey - EU accession negotiations From related to located on reference book and help book read
13 Turkey - EU accession negotiations From related to located on reference book and help book read
14 Future of Turkey-EU relations From related to located on reference book and help book read



Sources
Textbook KARLUK, Rıdvan, (2011), Avrupa Birliği, İstanbul, Beta Yayınları.
Additional Resources ÖZCAN, Mehmet, ELMAS, Fatma, Y., KUTLAY, Mustafa, MUTUŞ, Ceren, (2009), Bundan Sonrası? Senaryo Analizleriyle Türkiye – AB İlişkileri, Ankara, USAK Yayını.



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. x
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. x
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. x
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 2 28
Assignments 1 10 10
Presentation / Preparing Seminar 1 1 1
Mid-terms 1 14 14
Final examination 1 20 20
Total Work Load (h) 115
Total Work Load / 30 (h) 3.83
ECTS Credit of the Course 4