​​Middle-East and Mediterranean concentration, semester 4

Last update: 
13 November, 2017

Programme 2017-2018

Please note

The following information applies only to students enrolled in their second year in 2017-2018.

Information for students who will enroll in their second year in 2018-2019 will be available soon.

Core curriculum courses

Table of core curriculum courses, for each course is indicated : hours / semester, ECTS, instructors, resources
Type Courses Hours/semester ECTS Instructors
Mandatory courses ASPO1385A - Arab Modern Political Thought from the Nahda to the Naksa 48 7 Lamiss AZAB (CM), Salma HARGAL (FR), Hussein ABOUSALEH (ENG)
ASPO1395A - States and Societies in the Arab World 48 7 Stéphane LACROIX (CM), Xavier GUIGNARD (FR), Robin BEAUMONT (ENG)
1 course to be chosen BDRO1760A - Introduction to European and International Human Rights Protection 24 4 Jean-Yves DE CARA
BECO1630A - Openness, Growth and Economic Crises in the Middle Eastern and Mediterranean Countries 24 4 Constantin TSAKAS
BHIS1825A - Wars of Memory 24 4 Christophe DE VOOGD

Winter School - 1 course to be chosen

Table of winter school courses, for each course is indicated : hours / semester, ECTS, instructors, resources
Courses Hours / semester ECTS Instructors
CSPO2615 - L'État d'Israël : dynamiques internes et interactions régionales 24 4 Alain DIECKHOFF
CSPO2620A - Politics and Society of a Regional Power: the case of Turkey 24 4 Jana JABBOUR
CSPO2910A - Lebanon : between War, Liberation and Political Reform (1975-2017) 24 4 Aurélie DAHER
CSPO2725 - L'Iran entre l'islam et la démocratie   4 Mahnaz SHIRALI
CSPO2915A - Being young in Egypt 24 4 Youssef EL CHAZLI

Required courses

Table of required courses, for each course is indicated : hours / semester, ECTS, instructors, resources
Type Courses Hours / semester ECTS Instructors
Art Workshop Art Workshop 24 4  
1 course to be chosen BIPO1245 - Les formes de la participation politique en Europe 24 4 Pascal PERRINEAU, Anne MUXEL
CECO1595 - Economie politique de la mondialisation 24 4 Jean-Luc GAFFARD
BHIS1795A - Arab Literature 24 4 Francesca CORRAO
CMED1240A - Digital Governance  24  4 Zakaria BABUTSIDZE
BCUL1550 - Arts engagés et activistes de l'art 24 4 Ines WEIL-ROCHANT, Kenza ALOUI

Elective courses - 1 course to be chosen

Table of elective courses, for each course is indicated : hours / semester, ECTS, instructors, resources
Courses Hours / semester ECTS Instructors
CSOC1520 - Naguib Mahfouz, la littérature : un message politique 24 4 Gabriel KHAIRALLAH
CSPO2895A - Great Themes and Thinkers of Political Modernity 24 4 Christophe DE VOOGD
CSPO2905A - From Tan-Tan to Tehran – Introduction to classic and contemporary music from the MENA region 24 4 Coline HOUSSAIS
BDRO1780 - Droit des libertés publiques 24 4 Werner HOEFFNER
CSPO2940 - Les migrations en Méditerranée 24 4 Catherine WIHTOL DE WENDEN
CHIS1850A - The Contemporary Jewish World 24 4 Julia DAVID

Language courses

Table of language courses, for each course is indicated : hours / semester, ECTS, instructors, resources
Courses Hours / semester ECTS Instructors
French - Level B1 to C2 0 4 Sophie GEFFRAY, Patrick BRETON, Jacqueline LETZTER, Claire MACE, Frédéric HOUAM, Giovanna TEMPESTA, to be specified
Arabic - Level B1 to C2* 0 4 Farid ABABOU, Boutros GEBEIL, Francesca MANCINI, to be specified
Farsi - Level B1** 48 4 to be specified

Optional courses

Table of optional courses, for each course is indicated : hours / semester, ECTS, instructors, resources
Courses Hours / semester ECTS Instructors
Hebrew 24 4 David SERI
Turkish 24 4 Timur AKSAKAL
Farsi 24 4 to be specified
Arabic - Level B2 to C2*** 24 4 Farid ABABOU, Boutros GEBEIL
Italian 24 4 to be specified
Sport 24 2  
Team Project   2  
Calculus III 24 4 to be specified

Students may register for a total of 48 ECTS credits. They may register for a maximum of 2 optional courses, for a maximum of 6 ECTS credits.

* Students of level B1 in Arabic can not follow an optional language (Hebrew, Turkish, Farsi or Italian). Starting from a Level B2 in Arabic, students may register for one of these optional languages.

** Students registered in level B1 in Turkish or Farsi may register in Arabic as an option, only if they have a minimum level of B2 in Arabic.

*** Only for students registered in Turkish major or Persian major

Total required credits: 42