Georgetown Law Center - Semester 1

Dual Degree Georgetown Law Center, fall semester 2018-2019

Sciences Po Common Core Curriculum

Students must take one course from "Formation commune de Sciences Po" in Semester 1 and one in Semester 2. Please select 1 course - 24 hours


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. Please select 1 course - 24 hours

  • Skills, Hours / semester: 24, ECTS: 4

Core curriculum

Please select 3 core courses from your PSIA Master - 72 hours and 12 ECTS.

Core courses Master in:

Concentration courses

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. Please select 1 course - 24 hours


Students who are not fluent in French are encouraged to take French. Please select 1 course - 24 hours

Special features (optional)

For students who opt to take a special feature, please select one only. Please note that accounting is a requirement for SIPA, that DD students may take at SIPA next year or at PSIA this year, in their Master program and/or optional features.

Presemester French Language Program (optional)

All international PSIA students may register for the week long French as a Foreign Language Program in the last week of August, on a first-come, first-served basis.

Total required ECTS : 28