Course Information
Course Title Code Semester T + P ECTS
Human Rights Law KAM310 6 3 + 0 4

Prerequisites none

Language Turkish
Level Bachelor's Degree
Type Elective
Coordinator Assoc.Prof. ÖZCAN SEZER
Instructors Assoc.Prof. ÖZCAN SEZER
Goals Theoretical foundations of human rights and human rights law, and to give them an overview of the theories and practices, rights and freedoms is to understand.
Contents The historical development of the theory of human rights and fundamental rights of the human being with the idea from the emergence of new rights groups, depending on the social development of the United Nations and the Universal Declaration of Human Rights and the European Convention on Human Rights and other relevant human rights texts, other regional human rights treaties and their applications are discussed in .
Work Placement(s) Absent

Number Learning Outcomes
1 define the terms used in human rights law
2 human rights law, the state and the people identify the effects of the terms used in
3 understand the social function of human rights law
4 Human rights violations against the national and international level concrete knowledge about effective methods of application
5 analyze the legal aspects of Economic and social life of their rights

Mode of Delivery Face-to-Face
Planned Learning Activities & Teaching Methods Lectures, a short article about the content of courses, columns, reports making, individual or group work
Assessment Methods mid-term exam,final exam



Course Content
Week Topics Study Materials
1 The concept of rights in general and philosophical origins of the concept of Human Rights From related to located on reference book and help book read
2 Qualities of the human rights From related to located on reference book and help book read
3 Different theoretical classifications of Human Rights From related to located on reference book and help book read
4 Development and characteristics of the first generation of rights From related to located on reference book and help book read
5 Development and characteristics of the second and third generation rights From related to located on reference book and help book read
6 The development of human rights in Turkey since the Ottoman Empire 1 From related to located on reference book and help book read
7 The development of human rights in Turkey since the Ottoman Empire 2 From related to located on reference book and help book read
8 Introduction to the international human rights organization From related to located on reference book and help book read
9 The UN Charter and the Universal Declaration From related to located on reference book and help book read
10 Civil and political rights and the international agreement on the protection of the rights of legal protection mechanisms brought From related to located on reference book and help book read
11 Organized by the American human rights conventions and the kinds of rights and protection mechanisms From related to located on reference book and help book read
12 Africa and the condition of human rights protection mechanisms From related to located on reference book and help book read
13 Regulations regarding human rights, the Arab League and the Organization of Islamic Cooperation and Organized by the European Convention on Human Rights and the rights of the structure and functioning of the European Court of Human Rights From related to located on reference book and help book read



Sources
Textbook ERDOĞAN, Mustafa, (2007), İnsan Hakları Hukuku ve Teorisi, Ankara, Orion Kitabevi.
Additional Resources ÇAĞIRAN, Mehmet, Emin, (2007), Uluslararası Alanda İnsan Hakları, Ankara, Platin Yayınları.



Assessment System Quantity Percentage
In-Term Studies
Mid-terms 1 40
Quizzes 1 10
Assignments 1 20
In-Term Total 3 70
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 3 42
Assignments 1 10 10
Mid-terms 1 8 8
Final examination 1 10 10
Total Work Load (h) 112
Total Work Load / 30 (h) 3.73
ECTS Credit of the Course 4