HUK 563 | Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Name
Social Security Branches
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
HUK 563
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 course objective is to introduce the basic concepts and institutions of social security law and to enable the students to master on short term and long term social security branches.
Course Description The students who succeeded in this course;
  • The student who completes the course shall;
  • Have knowledge of the basic concepts and instutitions of social security law;
  • Have a command of the scope of social security and the duties of the employers;
  • Specialize on short term and long term social security branches.
Course Content In line with the objective, the course will begin with the concept or social security and social risks. The characteristics of social security, the duties of the employers and the scope of the social security shall be reviewed. The course then analyses the insurance of occupational accidents and professional diseases, illness insurance and maternity insurance as short term social security branches; and, invalidity insurance, old age pension and survivors insurance as long term social security branches.

 



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 The concept of social security and social risks. Chapter I. §1. - §2.
2 The international aspect of social security. Chapter I. §4.
3 The properties of social security and the duties of the employers. Chapter III. §11 - §13
4 The scope of social security. Chapter IV. §14 - §15
5 Social security branches and short term social security branch - the insurance of occupational accidents and professional diseases Chapter V. §17
6 Illness insurance Chapter V. §18
7 Maternity insurance Chapter V. §19
8 Long term social security branch – Invalidity insurance Chapter VI. §20
9 Old age pension Chapter VI. §21
10 Mid-term exam.
11 Survivors insurance Chapter VI. §22
12 General health insurance Chapter VII. §24
13 Unemployment insurance Chapter VII. §25
14 Seminars
15 Seminars
16 Final evaluation and probable future legal legislative actions.

 

Course Notes/Textbooks Sosyal Güvenlik Hukukunun Esasları – Can Tuncay, Ömer Ekmekçi
Suggested Readings/Materials Türk Sosyal Sigortalar Hukuku – Ali Nazım Sözer

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Activities Number Weigthing
Participation
1
10
Laboratory / Application
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
5
15
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
1
20
Oral Exams
Midterm
1
25
Final Exam
1
30
Total

Weighting of Semester Activities on the Final Grade
70
Weighting of End-of-Semester Activities on the Final Grade
30
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
7
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
5
Presentation / Jury
30
Project
Seminar / Workshop
1
Oral Exam
Midterms
1
15
Final Exam
1
20
    Total
195

 

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