Concentration Programmes - Thematic concentrations

Update: 
2018-06-18

Thematic Concentrations - Fall 2018 - 2019

Reminder:

Students must choose 2 concentrations which they will follow for the duration of their studies at PSIA. Each semester, students take 2 courses: 1 in each concentration.

  • Dual Degree students must choose 1 concentration which they will follow for the duration of their studies at PSIA: during their first semester, dual degree students take 1 course;
    during their second semester, dual degree students take 2 courses.
  • A concentration in Regional Studies is recommended for all students.
  • For your information, courses indicated as « lecture » are those open to more than 32 students
  • Innovative courses : please note that courses with the *** sign are those showcasing innovative pedagogical formats

Concentration : Agriculture - Hours / semester: 24 hours, ECTS: 4

Concentration: Defense and Security Economics - Hours / semester: 24 hours, ECTS: 4

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Concentration: Diplomacy - Hours / semester: 24 hours, ECTS: 4

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Concentration: Emerging Economies - Hours / semester: 24 hours, ECTS: 4

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Concentration: Environment - Hours / semester: 24 hours, ECTS: 4

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Concentration: Global Economic Policy - Hours / semester: 24 hours, ECTS: 4

Please note that a background in Economics is mandatory for this concentration. Students must have successfully completed at least introductory courses in Microeconomics and Macroeconomics and show proof to their academic advisor.

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Concentration: Global Health - Hours / semester: 24 hours, ECTS: 4

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Concentration: Global Risks - Hours / semester: 24 hours, ECTS: 4

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Concentration: Human Rights - Hours / semester: 24 hours, ECTS: 4

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Concentration: Intelligence Studies - Hours / semester: 24 hours, ECTS: 4

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Concentration: International Energy - Hours / semester: 24 hours, ECTS: 4

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Concentration : Media and Writing - Hours / semester: 24 hours, ECTS: 4

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Concentration: Methods - Hours / semester: 24 hours, ECTS: 4

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Concentration: Migrations - Hours / semester: 24 hours, ECTS: 4

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Concentration: Project Management - Hours / semester: 24 hours, ECTS: 4

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Thematic Concentrations - Spring 2017 - 2018

Reminder: Students must choose 2 concentrations which they will follow for the duration of their studies at PSIA.
Each semester, students take 2 courses: 1 in each concentration.
Innovative courses : please note that courses with the *** sign are those showcasing innovative pedagogical formats.

Concentration : Agriculture
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructors
KINT4860 - Politiques publiques et enjeux agricoles dans le sud244Jean-Jacques GABAS, Lauren LECUYER
KINT4310 - Sustainable Development of Agriculture and Food Systems244Sébastien TREYER, Tancrède VOITURIEZ
KINT4765 - Global Hunger (Lecture)244Olivier DE SCHUTTER
Concentration : Defense and Security Economics
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructors
OADE2030 - The Political Economy of the Defence Industry244Andrew JAMES
OADE2015 - La contractualisation des programmes d'armement au service des forces244Yves-René GUILLOU, Marine BOUTET
OADE2020 - Econometrics of Conflict244Petros SEKERIS
Concentration : Diplomacy
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructors
OADI2015 - Theory and Practice of Diplomacy (Lecture)***244Miguel Angel MORATINOS
KINT3305 - Issues in Contemporary Conflict Resolution (Lecture)244Alvaro DE SOTO
OADI2070 - Multilateral Diplomacy: the case of Climate (Lecture)244Laurence TUBIANA
OADI2010 - International Public Diplomacy and Communication244Odette TOMESCU
KINT4400 - Art et relations internationales244Frédéric RAMEL
KINT4350 - NATO and EU: coping with the new international security challenges and the evolving context of the transatlantic relationship244Benoit D'ABOVILLE
KINT4930 - Le conseil de sécurité244Jean-Marc DE LA SABLIERE
KINT3225 - International Mediation & Conflict Resolution244Charles TENENBAUM
OADI2040 - Practicing Diplomacy Today: an Ambassador at Work244Claude BLANCHEMAISON
OADI2060 - The Craft of Diplomacy: How an Embassy Works (Lecture)244Jean DE GLINIASTY, Bruno JOUBERT
KINT4215 - Simulation Workshop: the Iranian case (48h)484François NICOULLAUD
OADI2065 - Applied diplomacy:decision making – communication-crisis management***244Ursula PLASSNIK
KINT3300 - Diplomatie transformationnelle (technique du coup d'Etat)244Jean-Michel LACOMBE
KINT4960 - De l'humanitaire à la diplomatie : des engagements pluriels (Cas d'étude du Kurdistan) 244Frédéric TISSOT
OADI2095 - Diplomatic Successes and Failures: the Arab Israeli Conflict as a Case Study (Lecture)244Abdelelah AL KHATIB
OADI2085 - Foreign Policy and Diplomacy: Current Dynamics244Luis AMADO
KINT5080 - Diplomacy in Practice244Christopher PRENTICE, Petr DRULAK
OADI2100 - Russian Diplomacy today (Lecture)244 Pierre ANDRIEU
OADI2090 - Diplomacy and Global Economy244 Paolo GUERRIERI
OADI2105 - Transatlantic Strategies: America, Europe and the Future of the West (Lecture)244 Bart SZEWCZYK
OADI2110 - Speech Writing and Communications in a Multilateral Organization244Angel ALONSO ARROBA, Mario LOPEZ ROLDAN
Concentration : Emerging Economies
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructors
KINT4305 - Sustainability of Growth in Developing Countries244Paul COLLIER
KINT4380 - Emerging economies and Development Strategies in the Global South: from BRICS to frontier markets244Alvaro ARTIGAS
OCAF2040 - Economie Politique de l'Afrique Contemporaine244Pierre JACQUEMOT
KINT4410 - Finances publiques dans les pays en développement244Marc RAFFINOT, Marin FERRY
OCMO2090 - Political Economy of the Middle East: Rents, Labor, and Capital in a Changing Region244Bassem SNAIJE
KINT7710 - Trade and Development in Practice244Olivier CATTANEO
Concentration : Environment
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructors
OADD2025 - The Politics of Climate Change244Michel COLOMBIER, Frédéric SCHAFFERER
OADD2045 - Biodiversity Values and Policies244Yann LAURANS, Julien ROCHETTE, Aleksandar RANKOVIC
KINT3580 - Théories et politiques de la décroissance244Luc SEMAL, Agnès SINAI
OADD2135 - Environment and Migration244François GEMENNE, Caroline ZICKGRAF
OADD2075 - A l'origine de la crise écologique : pour une histoire environnementale244Grégory QUENET
OADD2125 - Regards croisés sur les politiques de l'eau en Europe et ailleurs244Bernard BARRAQUE
OADD2050 - Introduction aux principes du droit de l'environnement et techniques de mise en oeuvre244Sebastien MABILE
OADD2070 - Managing Energy Demand244Michel COLOMBIER, Nicolas BERGHMANS
OADD2100 - Energies renouvelables: opportunité ou nécessité?244Vincent JACQUES LE SEIGNEUR
OASP2040 - Santé et environnement244André CICOLLELA
KINT7555 - Political Economy of Climate (Lecture)244Laurence TUBIANA
OCAF2145 - Governing nature and Africa since colonization (Lecture)244Guillaume BLANC
OADD2170 - Implementing the Paris Agreement : in Theory and in Practice***244Henri LANDES
OADD2175 - Ecological Science and Nature Based Solutions : Issues and Challenges244Luc ABBADIE
OADD2190 - Ocean Governance and Marine Policy244Julien ROCHETTE
OADD2195 - From "State Actors" to "Stakeholders": The Proteiform Governance of International Environment244Anne-Sophie CERISOLA
Concentration : Global Economic Policy
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructors
OAEA2085 - International Macroeconomics (Lecture)244Philippe MARTIN
KINT3955 - The Changing Political Economy of Central Banking (Lecture)244Howard DAVIES
KINT3475 - International Trade Law and the WTO244Eliza PATTERSON
OAEA2110 - Advanced Econometrics: Time Series244Christophe RAULT
OAEA2120 - Advanced Econometrics: Panel Series244Francisco SERRANITO
OAEA2055 - East Asia and Europe Facing a New World Together - Economic Perspectives244Patrick MESSERLIN, Taeho BARK, Jimmyn PARC
OAEA2115 - International Debt Fundamentals244Ariel WEIL
Concentration : Global Health
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructors
OASP2020 - Global Outbreak Alert and Response244Arnaud FONTANET, Klaudia PORTEN
OASP2055 - Global Health Policy & International Health Cooperation244Remco VAN DE PAS, Sara VAN BELLE
OCAF2025 - Global Health in Africa: Critical Perspectives244Guillaume LACHENAL
OASP2040 - Santé et environnement244André CICOLELLA
OASP2050 - Non State Actors in Global Health244Louis PIZARRO
OASP2015 - From AIDS to Zika : Economic and Financing Challenges for the Global Health (Bilingual French-English)244Joseph BRUNET-JAILLY, Mead OVER
KINT4765 - Global Hunger (Lecture)244Olivier DE SCHUTTER
Concentration: Global Risks
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructors
OAGR2060 - From Homeland Security to Societal Security244Richard NARICH
KINT3955 - The Changing Political Economy of Central Banking (Lecture)244Howard DAVIES
KINT4765 - Global Hunger (Lecture)244Olivier DE SCHUTTER
KINT4310 - Sustainable Development of Agriculture and Food Systems244Sébastien TREYER, Tancrède VOITURIEZR
KINT4860 - Politiques publiques et enjeux agricoles dans le sud244Jean-Jacques GABAS, Lauren LECUYER
OADD2025 - The Politics of Climate Change244Michel COLOMBIER, Frédéric SCHAFFERER
OASP2020 - Global Outbreak Alert and Response244Arnaud FONTANET, Klaudia PORTEN
OAIN2030 - Intelligence and Technology244Ayse CEYHAN
KINT4200 - WMD Counter-proliferation: interdiction, deterrence and defense244Fouad EL KHATIB
KINT5025 - Security in a Nuclear-armed World (Lecture)244Benoit PELOPIDAS
OAIN2035 - Menaces sécuritaires internationales244Philippe MIGAUX, Kamélia ODEIMI
OCSA2040 - Pakistan at the Crossroads – once again244Christophe JAFFRELOT
OAGR2070 - Managing Risks : enable strategic initiatives and secure operations244François-Marie GARDET, Christophe LAIRY
KINT7735 - Global Political Risks and their impact on the Economy 244Alain FRACHON, Jean Pierre LANDAU
Concentration : Human Rights
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructors
OADH2055 - The International Criminal Court and Human Rights (Lecture)244William SCHABAS
OADH3090 - La protection internationale : réfugiés, apatrides et déplacés244Caroline LALY-CHEVALIER
OADH2090 - Le droit international des secours humanitaires entre le droit de la guerre et la lutte contre le terrorisme244Françoise BOUCHET-SAULNIER
OADH4080 - Fundamentals of International Criminal Law244Annyssa BELLAL
OADH4050 - Human Rights in International Politics (Lecture)244Anthony DWORKIN
OADH3035 - Human Rights, Freedom of Movement, Migration and Asylum in a Security Context244Chowra MAKERAMI
OADH4000 - Advocacy; Philosophy and Practice (Lecture)***244Lex PAULSON
OADH3080 - Documenting, Reporting and Campaigning on Human Rights244Salvatore SAGUES, Gaëtan MOOTOO
OADH3095 - Project Management and Evaluation244Ondine RIPKA, Marianne VIOT
OADH2085 - L'exclusion sociale en milieu urbain: villes du Nord et villes du Sud244Delphine LAISNEY, Xavier EMMANUELLI
OADH4035 - Grande précarité et éducations en santé : les enjeux de l'outil artistique?244Stéphane TESSIER
OCAF2110 - The Politics and Practice of Child Rights in Africa – Rhetoric and Reality244Ian HOPWOOD
KINT4645 - War Studies244Jean Baptiste JEANGENE VILMER
KINT4765 - Global Hunger (Lecture)244Olivier DE SCHUTTER
KINT4585 - Génocides et violences extrêmes244Jacques SEMELIN
KINT3330 - Justice pénale internationale244Isabelle FOUCHARD
KINT3325 - Ethno-Political Conflict and International Law244Théodore CHRISTAKIS
KINT7600 - Systems of Responsibility and Global Governance244Pierre BODEAU-LIVINEC
KINT5035 - Law of International Organizations244Gerd DROESSE
OADH4090 - Mass Cultural Violations / Crimes in International Law: from State Responsibility to Individual Criminal Responsibility244Hirad ABTAHI
OADH4095 - Human Rights and Natural Resources244Marco PERTILE
Concentration : Intelligence Studies
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructors
OAIN2060 - Secret Intelligence in the Digital Age244David OMAND
OAIN2040 - Les services de renseignement et de sécurité du monde arabo-musulman : acteurs du pouvoir/facteurs de changement244Agnes LEVALLOIS, Luc BATIGNE
OAIN2030 - Intelligence and Technology244Ayse CEYHAN
OAIN2020 - L'action spéciale244Philippe ROUSSELOT
OAIN2035 - Menaces sécuritaires internationales244Philippe MIGAUX, Kamélia ODEIMI
OAIN2075 - Warning Failure and Surprise Attack244Michael GOODMAN, Hugh DYLAN
KINT5115 - Terrorisme et contre-terrorisme à l'heure du jihadisme244Yves TROTIGNON, Guillaume DELBAUFFE
OAIN2090 - L'analyse de renseignement : outils et méthodes à l'usage des autres244Fabienne DAVIET
OAIN2085 - Réussir une opération militaire : le rôle du renseignement244Bruno DRAN
OAIN2080 - Intelligence under international law  Fabien LAFOUASSE
Concentration : International Energy
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructors
OAEN2055 - Energy Markets244Bassam FATTOUH, John STERN, Eleanor MORRISON
OAEN2040 - Network Energies: The Economics and Politics of Gas and Electricity244Andrea BONZANNI
OAEN2580 - Energy Regulation244Eleanor MORRISON
OAEN2635 - International and Comparative Petroleum Law and Contracts244Carlos BELLORIN
OAEN2575 - International and European Gas Markets244Coby VAN DER LINDE, Luca FRANZA
OAEN2570 - The Diplomacy of Energy244Giacomo LUCIANI, Dagmar GRACZYK, Marc-Antoine EYL-MAZZEGA
OAEN2645 - Energy in Russia and FSU244Tatiana MITROVA
OAEN2615 - Nuclear Energy Fundamentals244Dominique GRENECHE, Valérie FAUDON
OAEN2600 - Energy Security244Said NACHET
OAEN2665 - Energy Landscape Analysis244Thierry BROS
OAEN2640 - Oil and Gas Upstream Industry: Business, Strategy and Finance244Nadine BRET-ROUZAUT, Arash FARNOOSH
OAEN2595 - Gas Investment Evaluation244Thierry BROS
OAEN2050 - Decarbonisation Scenarios and Renewable Energy Sources244Manfred HAFNER
OAEN2675 - Energy Efficiency Policy244Sara BRYAN PASQUIER, John DULAC
OAEN2670 - Modelling for Energy and Environmental analyses 244François CATTIER, TBC
Concentration : Media and Writing
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructors
OAMW2010 - How to answer interview questions244Annie HYLTON
OAMW2015 - How to write an Op-Ed article and structure your ideas244Celestine BOHLEN
Concentration: Methods
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructors
OBME2100 - Research Design and Writing in the Social Sciences244Nadège RAGARU
KOUT2015 - Outils quantitatifs II244Didier SCHLACTHER
OAEA2110 - Advanced Econometrics: Time Series (pre-requisite: strong knowledge in economics)244Christophe RAULT
OBME2080 - Evaluating Social Programs : Randomized Experiments244Victor POULIQUEN
OBME2010 - Cartographier l'international244Patrice MITRANO
OBME2130 - Digital Methods for Social Sciences 24 4 Jean-Philippe COINTET
Concentration : Migrations
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructors
OAMI2070 - Global Governance Mobility244Catherine WIHTOL DE WENDEN, Hélène THIOLLET, Thomas LACROIX, Hélène LE BAIL - TBC
OAMI2060 - Economics of International Migration and Development: Challenges and Policies244Jean-Christophe DUMONT, Jean-Pierre GARSON
OADD2135 - Environnement and Migration244François GEMENNE, Caroline ZICKGRAF
OAMI2025 - EU Immigration and Asylum Law244Phillippe DE BRUYCKER, Lilian TSOURDI
OAMI2075 - International Migration and Justice (Lecture)244Sergio CARRERA
KDEC9520 - Clinique Migration * only for students who were registered in this course during Fall semester244Christophe POULY
Concentration: Project Management
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructors
OBGP3100 - Scaling innovations: designing and implementing impactful development programmes244Isabelle HOYAUX
OBGP3200 - Innovation sociale et entrepreneuriat social244Amandine BARTHELEMY
OBGP2050 - Structuring, Negotiating International Development Projects. A Practical Seminar focused on Africa.244Brian FIX
OBGP3040 - "D4D" - Digital for Development : hands-on projects to foster development through IT244Nicolas PEJOUT
OBGP2040 - Designing Relief Projects in Conflict and Disaster Settings***284Hélène JUILLARD, Anne-Charlotte SCHNEIDER
OBGP3110 - Project Management for Sustainable Development244Jean PLICHON
OBGP3190 - Social business management:microfinance and access to energy244Stéphanie DELEPINE, Thomas THIVILLON, Ian BEST
OBGP3185 - Doing Business in Africa244Thierry LACROIX
OBGP3205 - Pratique de la négociation des affaires internationales244Claude BENADON
OBGP3155 - Outils de gestion244Catherine MORIN, Dominique DE SAINT SERNIN
OBGP3135 - Accounting244Olivier BEGUIN
OBGP3140 - Outils de gestion244Thierry CORNILLE
OBGP3210 - Conducting effective negotiations in different management context244Vincent EURIEULT
KINT3380 - Confronting a Crisis: Tools for Analysis and Communication244David CHUTER, Jérôme SPINOZA, Romain POIROT-LELLIG, Léonard VINCENT, Guillaume LE DUC, Bertrand EPSTEIN