Legal frameworks for research and innovation with plant genetic resources
PLS0068 Legal frameworks for research and innovation with plant genetic resources, 3,0 Hp
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Ytterligare informationTime table
Lectures, exercises: 18 hours
Group exercises: 6 hours
Individual assignments: 7 hours
Examination: 3 hours
The course will consist of three blocks, corresponding to 1) access and benefitsharing,
2) biosafety, and 3) plant variety rights.
Lectures (incl practical exercises) with invited experts will make up approximately 50% of the scheduled course time. This will give a solid theoretical background to the subject. [addressing LOs 1,2]
An individual assignment, distributed on the first day and worked on throughout the week, will make up approximately 30% of the course time (incl the examination). This will focus on a particular legal detail and is to be presented as a 1-page report as well as orally on the final day with another student as opponent. [addressing LOs 3,4]
Group discussion exercises will make up approximately 20% of the course time. These will be carried out with the students being assigned different roles such as researcher, breeder, regulator, legislator, civil society representative etc. [addressing LO 4]
To pass the course, the student will:
- Attend a minimum of 80% of the lectures and two of the scheduled group exercises;
- Successfully defend an individual assignment;