736401 Legal Governance of emerging biomaterial-technologies

Semester hours
Lecturer (assistant)
Handig, Nikolaus
Offered in
Sommersemester 2024
Languages of instruction


This course will provide doctoral candidates with an overview of legal issues concerning emerging technologies, in particular biomaterial-technologies.

Previous knowledge expected

No previous knowledge is required, but interest in legal aspects of emerging technologies is expected.

Objective (expected results of study and acquired competences)

At the end of the seminar, students are able
– to identify legal instruments governing emerging technologies, in particular biomaterial-technologies,
– to analyse and debate legal issues concerning the use of new technologies, and
– to evaluate and assess regulatory measures.
You can find more details like the schedule or information about exams on the course-page in BOKUonline.