HUK 552 | Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Name
Internet Law
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
HUK 552
Fall/Spring
3
0
3
7.5

Prerequisites
None
Course Language
Turkish
Course Type
Elective
Course Level
Second Cycle
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
Assistant(s)
Course Objectives The objective of this course is to increase understanding notions and legislation of e-setting, e-government, e-commerce, e-sign because of increasing applications of these, analyse of e-contracts, examine unfair competition and intellectual property rights on the electronic media, study personal rights on internet and proteciton of these rights and legal responsibility of internet broadcasting.
Course Description The students who succeeded in this course;
  • Students who succesfully complete this course will be able to;
  • Explain historical development of internet, related institutions and related legislation, e-setting.
  • Apprehend establishment and operation of e-commerce.
  • Apprehend establishment and operation of e-commerce.
  • Explain E-contracts within the frame of Turkish Code of Obligations.
  • Determine unfair competition states, respondent and sort of lawsuit in these states.
  • Determine how to protect intellectual property rights on internet and which legal way to apply against these breaches.
Course Content Course’s content consists of examination of e-setting, e-government and e-commerce, electronic contracts, unfair competition on internet, breaches of intellectual property rights and personal rights.

 



Course Category

Core Courses
X
Major Area Courses
Supportive Courses
Media and Management Skills Courses
Transferable Skill Courses

 

WEEKLY SUBJECTS AND RELATED PREPARATION STUDIES

Week Subjects Related Preparation
1 Historical Development of Internet, Related Institutions and Related Legislation Study of recommended sources, review of previous lecture notes
2 Historical Development of Internet, Related Institutions and Related Legislation Study of recommended sources, review of previous lecture notes
3 E-Setting; E-Government and E-Commerce Study of recommended sources, review of previous lecture notes
4 Drawing Up A Contract On Internet, Form and Proof Problems Of Contracts Study of recommended sources, review of previous lecture notes
5 Protection of Consumers in E-commerce Study of recommended sources, review of previous lecture notes
6 Non-fulfilment of Contracting Parties Obligations in E-commerce Study of recommended sources, review of previous lecture notes
7 Unfair Competition on Internet Study of recommended sources, review of previous lecture notes
8 MID-TERM
9 Internet and Intellectual Property Rights Study of recommended sources, review of previous lecture notes
10 Internet and Personal Rights Study of recommended sources, review of previous lecture notes
11 Legal Responsiblity of Internet Broadcasting Study of recommended sources, review of previous lecture notes
12 Examples of application Study of recommended sources, review of previous lecture notes
13 Review of Semester
14 PRESENTATION
15 PRESENTATION
16 FINAL EXAM

 

Course Notes/Textbooks Presentation notes (http://homes.ieu.edu.tr/hkubilay
Suggested Readings/Materials - AVŞAR, B. Zakir/ÖNGÖREN, Gürsel, Bilişim Hukuku, - Türkiye Bankalar Birliği Yayını, Yayın No: 270, İstanbul 2010; - AVŞAR, B. Zakir/ÖNGÖREN, Gürsel,İnternet Hukuku, TOBB Yayını, Ankara 2009.

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Activities Number Weigthing
Participation
Laboratory / Application
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
4
20
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
1
10
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Oral Exams
Midterm
1
30
Final Exam
1
40
Total

Weighting of Semester Activities on the Final Grade
60
Weighting of End-of-Semester Activities on the Final Grade
40
Total

ECTS / WORKLOAD TABLE

Semester Activities Number Duration (Hours) Workload
Theoretical Course Hours
(Including exam week: 16 x total hours)
16
3
48
Laboratory / Application Hours
(Including exam week: 16 x total hours)
16
Study Hours Out of Class
16
4
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
4
5
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
1
43
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Oral Exam
Midterms
1
20
Final Exam
1
30
    Total
225

 

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES AND PROGRAM QUALIFICATIONS RELATIONSHIP

#
Program Competencies/Outcomes
* Contribution Level
1
2
3
4
5
1 To consolidate the ability of interpretation of events on the basis of legal principles by analytical thinking in the field of private law. X
2 The acquisition of knowledge on private law and its sub-disciplines. X
3 To generate new information putting together the knowledge of various disciplines with theoretical and applied ones that are gained from expert level of private law. X
4 To have the ability for utilizing theoretical and applied knowledge gaining from expert level of private law on the analysis of the problems. X
5
To be able to interpret with a critical point of view by making connection between legal concepts, institutions and methods.
X
6 To be able to convey the expert level of knowledge and equipment that will be possessed on private law and its sub-disciplines effectively verbally and in writing. X
7 To be able to solve legal disputes, particularly those brought before the judicial bodies. X
8 To be able to have effective communication skills. X
9 To pursue social, scientific and ethical values during the processing and evaluation of knowledge. X
10 To be able to conduct an independent study that requires specialty in the field of private law and about its sub-disciplines. X

*1 Lowest, 2 Low, 3 Average, 4 High, 5 Highest