Environmental Policy - Semesters 2 and 4

Master in Environmental Policy - Programme 2016-2017: Semester 2 and 4

Sciences Po Common Core Curriculum (Semester 2 only: Please select 1 course - 24 hours)
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructorsResources
Formation commune246 Formation commune

Students must take one course from "Formation commune de Sciences Po" in Semester 1 and one in Semester 2

Skills (Semester 2: Please select 1 course - 24 hours)*
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructorsResources
Skills244 Syllabus

* Students must take one skills course, either in Semester 1 or in Semester 2. Students may choose the language of instruction.
Please note that students may obtain a waiver for the skills course upon presentation of the appropriate justifications (transcripts, syllabi and letter of motivation) before course registration to their academic advisor who makes the final decision. As a consequence, students will attempt 4 fewer credits overall during their program.

Core curriculum (Please select 3 courses in different categories - 72 hours)*
TypeCoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructorsResources
Energy and Sustainability (offered to 1st year students only) 1st year students: one course requiredOADD2070 - Managing Energy Demand244Michel COLOMBIER, Nicolas BERGHMANSSyllabus
OADD2100 - Energies renouvelables: opportunité ou nécessité?244Vincent JACQUES LE SEIGNEURSyllabus
OAEN2010 - Energy Policies (with prerequisites)244Christian EGENHOFERSyllabus
OAEN2050 - Decarbonisation scenarios and Renewable Energy Sources (with prerequisites)244Manfred HAFNERSyllabus
OAEN2675 - Energy Efficiency Policy244Sara BRYAN PASQUIERSyllabus
Sustainable Development Policy Sectors 1st and 2nd year students: two courses requiredKINT7555 - Political Economy of Climate (Lecture)244Laurence TUBIANASyllabus
OADD2025 - The Politics of Climate Change (Lecture)244Michel COLOMBIERSyllabus
OADD2110 - Climate Change and International Security244Odette TOMESCUSyllabus
OADD2045 - Biodiversity Values and Policy244Yann LAURANS, Renaud LAPEYRE, Julien ROCHETTESyllabus
KINT3580 - Théories et politiques de la décroissance244Luc SEMAL, Agnès SINAISyllabus
OADD2135 - Environment and Migration244François GEMENNESyllabus
OADD2075 - A l'origine de la crise écologique : pour une histoire environnementale244Grégory QUENETSyllabus
OADD2125 - Regards croisés sur les politiques de l'eau en Europe et ailleurs244Bernard BARRAQUE, Bruno NGUYEN, Christelle PEZON, Daniel ZIMMERSyllabus
OADD2050 - Introduction aux principes du droit de l'environnement et techniques de mise en oeuvre244Sébastien MABILESyllabus
OADD2175 - Ecological Science and Nature Based Solutions : Issues and Challenges244Luc ABBADIESyllabus
OCAF2145 - Governing Nature and Africa Since Colonization244Guillaume BLANCSyllabus
OADD2170 - Implementing the Paris Agreement : in Theory and in Practice ***244Henri LANDES, NISHIMURA Mari, CLARK Garrette, DEPOUES Vivian, LEGUET BenoitSyllabus
KINT4310 - Sustainable Development of Agriculture and Food Systems244Sébastien TREYER, Tancrède VOITURIEZSyllabus
KINT7540 - Urbanisme (Bilingual French-English)244Morgan POULIZACSyllabus
OASP2040 - Santé et environnement244André CICOLLELASyllabus
KINT4175 - International Public Law (Lecture)244Rosemary-Ann BYRNESyllabus
KINT4170 - Droit International Public (cours magistral)244Gérard CAHINSyllabus
KINT4765 - Global Hunger (Lecture) (offered to 2nd year students only)244Olivier DE SCHUTTERSyllabus
KINT4770 - Global Governance: Overcoming Fragmentation (offered to 2nd year students only)244Olivier DE SCHUTTERSyllabus
KINT3720 - Can the world be governed ? Prospects and Challenges of Global Governance (offered to 2nd year students only)244Marc PERRIN DE BRICHAMBAUT, David CARRE, Arnaud MENTRESyllabus
OBGP3015 - Innovation sociale et entrepreneuriat social (offered to 2nd year students only)244Amandine BARTHELEMYSyllabus
Advanced Seminars (offered to 2nd year students only) 2nd year students: one course requiredOADD2150 - From Local to Global: Decision Making for the Environment ***246Henri LANDES, Johann MARGULIESSyllabus
KINT4315 - Negotiating Development in the Global South246Tancrède VOITURIEZ, Laurence TUBIANASyllabus
KINT4775 - La Stratégie dans ses champs d'action (cours magistral)246Vincent DESPORTESSyllabus

* First year students must take one course in each one of the three first categories. Second year students must take one advanced seminar (last category) and two additional courses.
Reminder:
If you enrolled for an annual project (Projet collectif) last semester, you may ask for a waiver for a core curriculum course in the Spring, pending on the approval of your academic advisor.
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 courses (Please select 2 courses - 48 hours)*
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructorsResources
Regional Concentrations24 x 24 x 2 Syllabus
Thematic Concentrations24 x 24 x 2 Syllabus

*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. A concentration in Regional Studies is recommended for all students.

Languages*
EnseignementsVolume horaire semestrielCréditsEnseignantsRessources Numériques
A modern foreign language244 Languages

*Students who are not fluent in French are encouraged to take French.

Épreuves du diplôme: only for second year students (Semester 4)
EnseignementsVolume horaire semestrielCréditsEnseignantsRessources Numériques
Grand Oral 6  

*Students who are not fluent in French are encouraged to take French.

Special features: please select one only (optional)
EnseignementsVolume horaire semestrielCréditsEnseignantsRessources Numériques
PSIA special features244 Syllabus

Total required ECTS : 34 or 38 for semester 2, Total required ECTS : 30 for semester 4