Concentrations Programmes - Regional concentrations

Update: 
2017-09-08

Regional Concentrations - Fall 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.
  • 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: African Studies (Please select One course)
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructorsResources
OCAF2060 - Citoyenneté, violence et changement politique en Afrique (Lecture)244Richard BANEGASSyllabus
OCAF2090 - Security issues in Sub-Saharan Africa244Thierry VIRCOULONSyllabus
OCAF2050 - Political Economy of Sub-Saharan Africa244Philippe COPINSCHISyllabus
OCAF2100 - Preventive Diplomacy and Multilateral Conflict Management in Africa (Lecture)244Fabienne HARASyllabus
OCAF2155 - African Key Economic Issues, Beyond Debates, Facts and Data244Bruno CABRILLACSyllabus
OCAF2010 - Rethinking the EU-Africa Relations and Dialogue on Migration244Fabienne HARA, Emilio MANFREDISyllabus
Concentration: China and East Asian Studies (Please select One course)
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructorsResources
OCAS2100 - China as a New Player in Global Governance244Jean-François DI MEGLIOSyllabus
OAEE2030 - Economic Development and Forms of Capitalism in China244Jean-François HUCHETSyllabus
OCAS2095 - Japanese Politics and International Relations244Guibourg DELAMOTTESyllabus
Concentration: European Studies (Please select One course)
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructorsResources
OCEU2090 - The EU Facing the New World's Challenges (Lecture)244Enrico LETTASyllabus
OCEU2040 - L'Union Européenne dans un Monde Global244Elisabeth GUIGOUSyllabus
OCEU2120 - The Functioning of the European Union244Laszlo ANDORSyllabus
OCEU2105 - Europe and the Political Economy of Globalization (Lecture)244Colin HAYSyllabus
OCEU2115 - The European Union and its Neighborhoods: Stabilisation, Democratisation and Integration244Jacques RUPNIK, Pierre MIRELSyllabus
OCEU2110 - L'Europe de la sécurité intérieure : l'espace de Liberté, de Sécurité et de Justice244Wenceslas de LOBKOWICZSyllabus
KINT4975 - EU Approaches to Security: Global Strategy and Regional Issues244Thierry TARDY, Nicu POPESCU, Florence GAUB, Eva PEJSOVA, Roderick PARKESSyllabus
OEUR3070 - Sociology of Free Movement in the EU (Course managed by the Public Affairs School)244Ettore RECCHISyllabus
KEUR2205 - Système Juridique de l'UE (with pre-requisite) -
Course managed by the Public Affairs School
244Edouard DUBOUT, Anastasia ILIOPOULOU-PENOTSyllabus
KEUR2180A - The Constitutional Foundations of the European Union (Course managed by the Public Affairs School)244Imola STREHO, Eleonora RUSSOSyllabus
KEUR2185A - The EU in times of crisis (Lecture 24h + Seminar 12h) - Course managed by the Public Affairs School364Loïc AZOULAI, Olivier ROZENBERGSyllabus
OEUR2510 - EU and the world's new disorder244Giovanni GREVISyllabus
Concentration: Latin American Studies (Please select One course)
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructorsResources
OCLA2125 - Regionalisms in Latin America (Lecture)244Olivier DABENESyllabus
OCLA2070 - Penser l'Amérique Latine contemporaine: 2017 - 1492244Olivier COMPAGNONSyllabus
OAEE2040 - Economic Development in Latin America244Edgardo TORIJA ZANESyllabus
OCLA2155 - International Politics of Latin America244Par ENGSTROMSyllabus
Concentration: Middle East Studies (Please select One course)
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructorsResources
OCMO2095 - The Political Sociology of the State in the Contemporary Arab World (Lecture)244Stéphane LACROIXSyllabus
OCMO2040 - Conflicts and Negotiations in the Middle East244Jean-Pierre FILIUSyllabus
OCMO2190 - Le Moyen-Orient de 1876 à 1980244Jean-Pierre FILIUSyllabus
OCMO2195 - The Political Economy of the Middle East and North Africa (Lecture)244Eckart WOERTZSyllabus
OCMO2185 - Quel Etat sous quel régime politique? Repenser les formules autoritaires d'Afrique du Nord244Mohammed HACHEMAOUISyllabus
OCMO2215 - Rise and Dawn of Nations and Nationalism in the Middle East244Cynthia SALLOUMSyllabus
Concentration: North American Studies
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructorsResources
KINT3355 - American Military Power in the World Today (Lecture)244Peter HERRLYSyllabus
OCAN2050 - The United States in the World. Nature and Contradictions of U.S. Power (Lecture)244Mario DEL PEROSyllabus
Concentration: Russian Studies
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructorsResources
OCRU2020 - Russia's Foreign Policy: Domestic, Regional and International Factors (Lecture)244Marie MENDRAS, Jacques RUPNIKSyllabus
KINT4990 - New Combination of Hard and Soft Power: Case study of Contemporary Russia244Carina STACHETTISyllabus
Concentration: South and Central Asian Studies (Please select One course)
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructorsResources
OCSA2065 - Dimensions of India's Asian Policy244Frédéric GRARESyllabus
OCSA2005 - Political Economy of Contemporary India244Loraine KENNEDYSyllabus

Regional Concentrations - Spring 2016-2017

Reminder:

  • Students must choose 2 concentrations wich they will follow for the duration of their studies at PSIA. Each semester, students take 2 courses: 1 in each concentration.
Concentration: African Studies
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructorsResources
KINT4850 - Gestion des crises sécuritaires en Afrique244Philippe SUSNJARASyllabus
KINT4855 - Lectures opérationnelles d'actions sécuritaires en Afrique de l'Ouest et Centrale244Jean-Philippe GANASCIASyllabus
OCAF2040 - Economie Politique de l'Afrique Contemporaine244Pierre JACQUEMOTSyllabus
OCAF2105 - Development Evaluation Politics and Practice - Special Topics from Africa244Ian HOPWOODSyllabus
OCAF2110 - The Politics and Practice of Child Rights in Africa – Rhetoric and Reality244Ian HOPWOODSyllabus
OCAF2135 - Geopolitics of Energy in Africa244Philippe COPINSCHISyllabus
KINT4825 - Africa Rising244Benoît CHERVALIERSyllabus
OBGP3185 - Doing Business in Africa244Thierry LACROIXSyllabus
OCAF2115 - Le contrôle des élections en Afrique au Sud du Sahara244Francis KPATINDESyllabus
OCAF2025 - Global Health in Africa: Critical Perspectives244Guillaume LACHENALSyllabus
OASP2015 - From AIDS to Zika : Economic and Financing Challenges for the Global Health (Bilingual French-English)244Joseph BRUNET JAILLY, Mead OVERSyllabus
OCAF2145 - Governing nature and Africa since colonization (Lecture)244Guillaume BLANCSyllabus
OCAF2150 - Development and International Solidarity in Africa : Policy Advising244Abdelmalek RIAD, Sandrine DE GUIOSyllabus
OGLM2035 - African Metropolis (course managed by the Urban School)244Laurent FOURCHARDSyllabus
KINT5095 - Gender and the Challenges of State-collaps, Peacebuilding and Statebuilding244Judith GARDNERSyllabus
Concentration: China and East Asian Studies
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructorsResources
OCAS2075 - Asia in 2030 : Prospective Analysis on the Economic and Social Challenges244Hubert TESTARDSyllabus
OAEA2055 - East Asia and Europe: Facing a New World Together - Economic Perspectives244Patrick MESSERLIN, Taeho BARK, Jimmyn PARKSyllabus
KINT4325 - Business Law and practice in China - Applied Sinology244Guillaume ROUGIER BRIERRE, Arnaud LUNELSyllabus
OCAS2065 - Defense and Security in Asia (Lecture)244Emmanuel PUIGSyllabus
OCAS2050 - The Contemporary Chinese Society: A Historical Perspective244Jean Louis ROCCASyllabus
OCAS3000 - Population, Gender and Society in China (lecture)244Isabelle ATTANE, Hélène LE BAIL, Ya-Han CHUANG, Michel BOZONSyllabus
OGLM2025 - Asian Metropolis (course managed by the Urban School)244Christophe JAFFRELOTSyllabus
Concentration: European Studies
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructorsResources
OAEA2105 - European Union Competition Policy244Joaquin ALMUNIA, Antoine CHAPSALSyllabus
OAEA2100 - The Political Economy of the European Monetary Union244Fabrizio SACCOMANNI, Frédéric COSTESyllabus
KINT4595 - War and Peace in European neighbourhoods244Thierry TARDY, Antonio MISSIROLI, Florence GAUB, Nicu POPESCUSyllabus
OCEU2085 - Economic Policy in the EU244Pierre DEFRAIGNESyllabus
OAEA2055 - East Asia and Europe: Facing a New World Together - Economic Perspectives244Patrick MESSERLIN, Taeho BARK, Jimmyn PARKSyllabus
OCEU2100 - EU Negotiations in a Global Context244Francesco MARCHISyllabus
OCEU2020 - The EU, a Model for Other International Groupings ?244Frederik PONJAERTSyllabus
OAMI2025 - EU Immigration and Asylum Law244Philippe DE BRUYCKER, Lilian TSOURDISyllabus
OCEU2125 - Trade Globalisation and the EU Commercial Policy244Olivier de LAROUSSILHESyllabus
OEUR2910 - Financial Markets: Instruments, Actors and Regulators (course managed by the Public Affairs School)244Franck HESPELERSyllabus
OCEU2130 - Economic dimensions of EU external action244Pierre DEUSYSyllabus
KEUR2185A - The EU in times of crisis (Lecture 24h + Seminar 12h) (course managed by the Public Affairs School)364Loïc AZOULAI, Olivier ROZENBERGSyllabus
KEUR2215A - Regulating the European Internal Markets (with pre-requisite) (course managed by the Public Affairs School)244Rodolphe MUNOZ, Imola STREHOSyllabus
KEUR2040 - Droit du marché intérieur (with pre-requisite) (course managed by the Public Affairs School)244Anastasia ILIOPOULOU-PENOT, Édouard DUBOUTSyllabus
OEUR2885 - Europe and Russia (course managed by the Public Affairs School)244Anastasiya SHAPOCHKINASyllabus
OEUR2355 - Les minorités en Europe : identité et politique (course managed by the Public Affairs School)244Antonela CAPELLE-POGOCEANSyllabus
OCEU2135 - Brexit244Christopher PRENTICE, Nikolaus MEYER-LANDRUTSyllabus
Concentration: Latin American Studies
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructorsResources
OCLA2140 - Latin American Countries in today's world diplomacy (Lecture)244Temir PORRAS PONCELEONSyllabus
OCLA2025 - US Rise and Brazil's Fall: a Historic Challenge for Latin America244Alfredo VALLADAOSyllabus
OCLA2035 - Mouvements sociaux en Amérique latine244Hélène COMBESSyllabus
OCLA2145 - Geopolitics of Energy in Latin America244Joerg HUSARSyllabus
OCLA2100 - Medios de comunicación y política en América Latina244Erica GUEVARASyllabus
OGLM2030 - Latin American Metropolis (course managed by the Urban School)244Olivier DABENESyllabus
Concentration: Middle Eastern Studies
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructorsResources
OCMO2200 - Foreign Policy making in the Middle East : Regimes, Interests, and Survival244Sean YOMSyllabus
OCMO2135 - Food Security in International Politics: the Middle East and Africa244Eckart WOERTZSyllabus
OCMO2095 - The Political Sociology of the State in the Contemporary Arab World244Stéphane LACROIXSyllabus
OCMO2035 - Islam and Politics in a Changing Middle East244Stéphane LACROIXSyllabus
OCMO2105 - Enjeux et incertitudes des changements politiques en Afrique du Nord244Luis MARTINEZSyllabus
OCMO2130 - States and Societies in the Gulf Monarchies244Laurence LOUERSyllabus
OCMO2205 - Shiism and Politics in the Middle East244Laurence LOUERSyllabus
OCMO2090 - Political Economy of the Middle East: Rents, Labor, and Capital in a Changing Region244Bassem SNAIJESyllabus
OCMO2165 - Lessons (not) Learnt in Afghanistan244Bette DAMSyllabus
OAIN2040 - Les services de renseignement et de sécurité du monde arabo-musulman : acteurs du pouvoir/facteurs de changement244Agnès LEVALLOIS, Luc BATIGNESyllabus
KINT7605 - Political Economy of Development in the Middle East and North Africa244Hedi LARBISyllabus
KINT4215 - Simulation Workshop: the Iranian case (48h)484François NICOULLAUDSyllabus
OGLM2070 - Mediterranean and Middle Eastern Metropolis (course managed by the Urban School)244Éric VERDEILSyllabus
OCMO2010 - The Question of Minority, The Turkish Case in comparative Perspective244Riva KASTORYANOSyllabus
OCMO2175 - Conflict and Political Change in the Middle East244Daniel BRUMBERGSyllabus
OCMO2210 - The Military and Security Sector in the Arab World244Daniel BRUMBERGSyllabus
Concentration: North American Studies
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructorsResources
OCAN2055 - Discovering Philanthropy, Discovering America244Judith SYMONDSSyllabus
OGLM2040 - North American Metropolis (course managed by the Urban School)244Stephen SAWYERSyllabus
Other course TBC244TBC 
Concentration: Russian Studies
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructorsResources
OCRU2005 - Violence et société en Russie post-soviétique244Gilles FAVAREL-GARRIGUESSyllabus
OAEN2645 - Energy in Russia and FSU244Tatiana MITROVASyllabus
OCRU2040 - Security Issues in Post-Soviet States244Anna COLIN-LEBEDEV, Olivier FERRANDOSyllabus
OCRU2050 - Junior Lab - Mapping Russian Studies244Vincent LEPINAY, Estelle LEZEAN, Kathy ROUSSELETSyllabus
Concentration: South and Central Asian Studies
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructorsResources
OCSA2050 - Democracy in India244Christophe JAFFRELOTSyllabus
OCSA2040 - Pakistan at the Crossroads – Once Again244Christophe JAFFRELOTSyllabus
OCRU2040 - Security Issues in Post-Soviet States244Olivier FERRANDO, Anna COLIN-LEBEDEVSyllabus
OCMO2165 - Lessons (not) Learnt in Afghanistan244Bette DAMSyllabus