International Energy - Semester 2 and 4

Master in International Energy- Programme 2016-2017: Semester 2 and 4

Sciences Po Common Core Curriculum (Semester 2 only: Please select 1 course - 24 hours)
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructorsResources
Fundamentals246 Formation commune

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

Skills (Semester 2 only: Please select 1 course - 24 hours each)
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 Economics
(1st year students : one course required - 2nd year students : one course available)
OAEN2055 - Energy Markets244Bassam FATTOUH, Jonathan STERN, Eleanor MORRISONSyllabus
OAEN2040 - Network Energies: The Economics and Politics of Gas and Electricity244Andrea BONZANNISyllabus
OAEN2580 - Energy Regulation244Eleanor MORRISONSyllabus
Energy Policies
(1st year students : one course available - 2nd year students : one course available)
OAEN2635 - International and Comparative Petroleum Law and Contracts244Carlos BELLORINSyllabus
OAEN2010 - Energy Policies244Christian EGENHOFERSyllabus
Energy Geopolitics
(1st year students : one course available - 2nd year students : one course available)
OAEN2570 - The Diplomacy of Energy244Giacomo LUCIANI, Dagmar GRACZYKSyllabus
OAEN2645 - Energy in Russia and FSU244Tatiana MITROVASyllabus
OCAF2135 - Geopolitics of Energy in Africa244Philippe COPINSCHISyllabus
OCLA2145 - Geopolitics of Energy in Latin America244Joerg HUSARSyllabus
Energy Security
(1st year students : one course available - 2nd year students : one course available)
OAEN2615 - Nuclear Energy Fundamentals244Dominique GRENECHE, Valérie FAUDONSyllabus
OAEN2575 - International and European Gas Markets244Coby VAN DER LINDE, Luca FRANZASyllabus
OAEN2600 - Energy Security244Said NACHETSyllabus
Energy Finance
(1st year students : one course available - 2nd year students : one course available)
OAEN2640 - Oil and Gas Upstream Industry: Business, Strategy and Finance244Nadine BRET-ROUZAUT, Arash FARNOOSHSyllabus
OAEN2665 - Energy Landscape Analysis244Thierry BROSSyllabus
Energy and Sustainability
(1st year students: one course available - 2nd year students: one course available)
OAEN2050 - Decarbonisation Scenarios and Renewable Energy Sources244Manfred HAFNERSyllabus
OAEN2680 - Transition Business Models – from Hydrocarbons to Renewable Energy244Paolo NATALI, Marco BRUNSyllabus
OAEN2675 - Energy Efficiency Policy244Sara BRYAN PASQUIERSyllabus
OADD2100 - Energies renouvelables: opportunité ou nécessité?244Vincent JACQUES LE SEIGNEURSyllabus
Advanced Seminars in International Energy
(offered to second year students only -2nd year students: one course required)
OAEN2595 - Gas Investment Evaluation246Thierry BROSSyllabus
OAEN2650 - Economics of New Energy Technologies and Policy Instruments246Fabio GENOESESyllabus

*First year students must take one course in the first category and two additional courses.
Second year students must take one advanced seminar (last category) and two additional courses.
Reminder: If you enrolled for an annual project (Projet collectif) in semester 1, you may ask for a waiver for a core curriculum course in semester 2, pending on the approval of your academic advisor.

Concentration courses (Please select 2 courses - 48 hours)
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructorsResources
Regional Concentrations244 Syllabus
Thematic Concentrations244 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.

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A modern foreign language244 Languages

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

Epreuves du diplôme (Second year students)
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Grand Oral 6  
Special features (optional). For students who opt to take a special feature, please select one only
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PSIA special features244 Syllabus

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