Faculty of Law

HUK 464 | Course Introduction and Application Information

Course Name
Energy Law
Code
Semester
Theory
(hour/week)
Application/Lab
(hour/week)
Local Credits
ECTS
HUK 464
Fall/Spring
3
0
3
4

Prerequisites
None
Course Language
English
Course Type
Elective
Course Level
First Cycle
Course Coordinator
Course Lecturer(s)
Assistant(s)
Course Objectives Course objectives are to examine the structure of Turkish energy sector, the functioning and duties and authorities of related institutions, legal structure of energy investments and to compare to other legal systems in this field.
Learning Outcomes The students who succeeded in this course;
  • will describe concepts related to energy market,
  • will identify development period in EU and Turkish energy market and the reasons that affect this period,
  • will explain duties and responsibilities of EMRA
  • will have knowledge on regulations related to the electricity, oil and gas in Turkey,
  • will learn consumer protection, competition regulations related to energy market
  • will explain administrative and punitive sanctions in the energy market
  • will learn energy dispute resolution
Course Content This course covers following topics: historical development of energy market, administrative structure of Energy Market Regulation Board and other regulative bodies, their legal framework, appeals againts decisions of these boards, Turkish energy law, energy contracts, energy production, tranfer, share, sell, competition law in energy law, international energy markets, international dispute resolution and taxation of energy.

 



Course Category

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

 

WEEKLY SUBJECTS AND RELATED PREPARATION STUDIES

Week Subjects Related Preparation
1 Introduction - Energy Market & Energy Policy &Energy Law -Importance of Energy -Three pillar of Energy Market -History and Main Dynamics of Regulation -Concept of Liberalisation/Regulation/De-regulation/Privatisation/Competition  Course Notes  Bram DELVAUX/Michael HUNT/Kim TALUS (eds.), EU Energy Law and Policy Issues, ELRF Collection, 1st Edition, 2008,
2 EU Energy Market “Single European Energy Market” : Concept &Importance Energy Market before Liberalisation Period Restructuring of Energy Market and State’s Role Legal Structure of Energy Market  Course Notes  Peter CAMERON, Competition in Energy Markets, Second Edition, Oxford University Press, Oxford 2007.
3 Turkish Energy Market&EMRA General Information about Turkish Energy Market Duties and Responsibilities of EMRA  Course Notes  Yeşim AKÇOLLU, Elektrik Sektöründe Rekabet ve Regülasyon, Rekabet Kurumu, Uzmanlık Tezleri Serisi No.31, Ankara 2003  Şahin ARDIYOK, Doğal Tekeller ve Düzenleyici Kurumlar, Türkiye için Düzenleyici Kurumlar Modeli, Rekabet Kurumu Lisansüstü Tez Serisi No:9, Ankara 2002 Legislation
4 Generally Electricity Market -Main Concepts Concerning Electricity Market -Structural characteristics of Electricity -Legal Status  Course Notes  Mustafa Erdem CAN, Hukukî Açıdan Elektrik Piyasasında Rekabet, Turhan Kitapevi, Ankara 2006.  Çağdaş Evrim ERGUN, Elektrik Piyasasında Kamu Hizmeti, Ankara 2010  Legislation
5 Electricity Market and Its Legislation  Course Notes  Legislation  Enerji Güvenliği Perspektifinden Türkiye’ye Bakış, Ed. Efe Biresselioğlu, 2015  Dr. Mustafa Erdem CAN, Hukukî Açıdan Elektrik Piyasasında Rekabet, Turhan Kitapevi, Ankara 2006.
6 Electricity Market and Its Legislation  Course Notes  Legislation  Enerji Güvenliği Perspektifinden Türkiye’ye Bakış, Ed. Efe Biresselioğlu, 2015  Dr. Mustafa Erdem CAN, Hukukî Açıdan Elektrik Piyasasında Rekabet, Turhan Kitapevi, Ankara 2006.
7 Electricity Market and Its Legislation  Course Notes  Legislation  Enerji Güvenliği Perspektifinden Türkiye’ye Bakış, Ed. Efe Biresselioğlu, 2015  Dr. Mustafa Erdem CAN, Hukukî Açıdan Elektrik Piyasasında Rekabet, Turhan Kitapevi, Ankara 2006.
8 Natural Gas Market & Its Legislation  Course Notes  Legislation Dr. Ahmet Yayla, İdarenin Doğalgaz Piyasasını Düzenleme Faaliyeti, 12 Levha Yayıncılık, 2013
9 Petroleum Market & Its Legislation  Course Notes  Mehmet Suat Kayıkçı, Petrol Piyasası Hukuku, Seçkin Yayıncılık, 2015
10 Petroleum Market & LPG and their Legislation  Course Notes  Mehmet Suat Kayıkçı, Petrol Piyasası Hukuku, Seçkin Yayıncılık, 2015  Selim YILDIZ/Seren Yıldız Öztürk, Akaryakıt ve LPG Hukuku, Adalet Yayınları,Ankara 2011
11 Administrative and Punitive Sanctions in the Energy Market  Course Notes  Murat BALCI, Petrol Kaçakçılığı Suçları ve Petrol Piyasasında Düzenlenen Kabahatler  Legislation  Court Decisions
12 Competition law regulations related to Energy Market  Course Notes  Peter CAMERON, Competition in Energy Markets, Second Edition, Oxford University Press, Oxford 2007.
13 Consumer Protection regulations related to Energy Market  Course Notes
14 Energy Contracts  Course Notes  Bram DELVAUX/Michael HUNT/Kim TALUS (eds.), EU Energy Law and Policy Issues, ELRF Collection, 1st Edition, 2008,  Dr. Mustafa YAVUZ, Elektrik Tedarik Sözleşmeleri, Özellikle İkili Antlaşma, Oniki Levha Yayıncılık, 2011 Hasan AYRANCI, Enerji Sözleşmeleri, Yetkin Yayınları  Related Articles
15 Dispute resolution methods of energy investments  Course Notes  İlhan YILMAZ, Uluslar arası Yatırım Uyuşmazlıklarının Tahkim Yoluyla Çözümü ve ICSID, Beta Yayınları 2004  Ziya AKINCI, Milletlerarası Tahkim, Seçkin Yayınları, 2003  Ali ULUSOY, Uluslar arası Tahkim ve Kamu Hizmeti, Liberte Yayınları 2001  Bilgin TİRYAKİOĞLU, Doğrudan Yatırımların Uluslar arası Hukukta Korunması, Dayınlarlı Yayınları, 2003
16 Review of the semester  Course Notes

 

Course Textbooks Peter Cameron: International Energy Investment Law: The Pursuit of Stability, USA 2010.
References Ali Ilıcak/Yılmaz Aslan:Enerji Hukuku (Cilt 1) Elektrik Piyasasında Rekabet ve Regülasyon, Bursa 2007; Abdülhamit Gül/Mehmet Emin Darendeli: Enerji Mevzuatı, Ankara 2009.

 

EVALUATION SYSTEM

Semester Requirements Number Percentage
Participation
1
20
Laboratory / Application
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
30
Final / Oral Exam
1
50
Total

Contribution of Semester Work to Final Grade
50
Contribution of Final Work to Final Grade
50
Total

ECTS / WORKLOAD TABLE

Activities Number Duration (Hours) Workload
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
15
3
Field Work
Quizzes / Studio Critiques
Homework / Assignments
Presentation / Jury
Project
Seminar / Workshop
Portfolios
Midterms / Oral Exams
1
20
Final / Oral Exam
1
30
    Total
143

 

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES AND PROGRAM QUALIFICATIONS RELATIONSHIP

#
Program Qualifications / Outcomes
* Level of Contribution
1
2
3
4
5
1

To solve problems, to have analytical and holistic viewpoint and to develop strategic thinking as a principle in the field of law

X
2

It is aimed to graduate students whom are able to critique what they have already learn in the field of law, adopting lifelong learning and continuously developing themselves

X
3

It is aimed to graduate students whom are able to analyze and interpret their academic knowledge and express their solutions regarding legal problems both oral and written

X
4

It is aimed to graduate students whom are able to understand the legal concepts and ideas in both national and multinational settings and practice cross disciplinary and comparative analysis

X
5

To be aware of principles of social, occupational, and legal ethics

X
6

To create solutions with creative and innovative motives when coming across with unexpected legal situations, and be able to apply the academic gain during new and unconventional occasions

X
7

Acquiring leadership qualifications and applying them successfully

X
8

Working efficiently and effectively, learning how to be a team member, taking responsibilities, being open minded, constructive, vulnerable to criticism and having self confidence

X
9

To be able to reach the latest scientific resources, court decisions and other sources of law and be able to transfer the academic knowledge to real life with both national and international thinking

X
10

To know and act according to the social, scientific and ethical values under any circumstances such as data collection, interpretation, announcing and practicing regarding legal, social and political progress

11

To be able to use a foreign language as fluent as possible for both pursuing the legal information and court decisions and developing proper communication with colleagues from other countries, (“European Language Portfolio Global Scale”, Level B1)

X
12

Intermediate in both written and spoken of a second foreign language

X
13

Able to use computer programs and technology to an adequate level required by the field of law (“European Computer Driving License”, Advanced Level”)

X

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

 


 

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