Course Code & Number:

LAW 351

Course Title:

Turkish Constitutional Law

Level of Course:



(3+0+0) 3 TEDU Credits, 5 ECTS Credits

Catalog Description:

General knowledge on the constitutional background: Types of Constitutions, Meanings of Constitutions, Constitutional Amendment; Unitary and federal states, Presidential and parliamentary government. Recent Turkish Constitutions: Ottoman-Turkish constitutional development; Preamble of the 1982 Constitution; Features of Republic and irrevocable provisions; Fundamental rights and freedoms and restrictions; Legislative, executive and judicial powers and the principle of separation of powers. Principle of equality. Constitutional Court.

Pre-requisites & Co-requisites:

Pre-requisites: NONE
Co-requisites: NONE

Student Workload:

Prepared By:

Erol H. Çakmak