International Public Management - Semester 1


Programme 2017-2018

Sciences Po Common Core Curriculum (Please select 1 course - 24 hours)*
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructorsResources
Formation commune de Sciences Po244 Formation commune de Sciences Po (in French)

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

Skills (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 core courses: one in each category - 72 hours)*
TypeCoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructorsResources
International Policy Analysis: Please select one courseKINT3615 - Policy Analysis and Policy Design244Richard BALMESyllabus
KRIN2560 - Sciences politiques des Relations Internationales (Cours Magistral)244Guillaume DEVINSyllabus
KINT4440 - Organization Theory and Globalization244Emmanuel LAZEGASyllabus
KINT3985 - Analyse de la politique étrangère : acteurs, processus et changements (Cours Magistral)244Frédéric RAMEL, Guillaume DEVINSyllabus
KINT4740 - International Public Policy-Making244Charlotte HALPERNSyllabus
KINT4080 - Statistics and Data Analysis for Policymakers244Bruno CAUTRESSyllabus
OASP2035 - Strategies, Policy-making and Governance in Global Health (Lecture)364Dominique KEROUEDANSyllabus
OCEU2090 - The EU Facing the New World's Challenges (Lecture)244Enrico LETTASyllabus
OCAN2050 - The United States in the World. Nature and Contradictions of U.S. Power (Lecture)244Mario DEL PEROSyllabus
International Political Economy: Please select one courseKINT4700 - Introduction to International Economics: A History of Globalization (Lecture)244Kevin O'ROURKESyllabus
KINT4815 - Economics and Globalization (Lecture)244Giorgio BARBA NAVARETTISyllabus
KINT3980 - Global Economic Governance (Lecture)244Jérôme SGARDSyllabus
KINT4015 - Global Financial Regulation (Lecture)244Howard DAVIESSyllabus
KINT7570 - The Euro Crisis. Political and Economic Perspectives244Anne-Laure DELATTESyllabus
KINT7585 - International History of Economic Policy244Jacek ROSTOWSKISyllabus
Management and Leadership: Please select one courseKINT4915 - Building long-term relationships and sharing value with stakeholders in an international environment244Christelle BITOUZETSyllabus
KINT4910 - Leading Change (Lecture)244Michael TOPOLNYTSKYSyllabus
OBGP3175 - Managing action in complex international organization (Lecture)244Xavier LEFLAIVESyllabus
OBGP3050 - L'intelligence interculturelle : travailler au contact d'autres cultures244Michel SAUQUETSyllabus
OBGP3040 - “D4D” - Digital for development: Imagine, pitch and go!244Nicolas PEJOUTSyllabus
OBGP3015 - Innovation sociale et Innovation démocratique*** (Cours Magistral)244Romain SLITINESyllabus
OBGP3180 - Marketing et Lobbying au service des grandes causes, dont le cas de l'Expo Universelle 2025244Armand DE RENDINGERSyllabus
KDEC9240 - Clinique Responsabilité et Innovation Sociale des Entreprises (RISE)*** (Inscription soumise à sélection avec l'école de Droit)244Pierre-Louis PERINSyllabus
OBGP2040 - Designing Relief Projects in Conflict and Disaster Settings (Seminar 24h + Workshop 4h)284Hélène JUILLARD, Anne-Charlotte SCHNEIDERSyllabus
OMCO2045 - Personal data protection regulation: global social, legal and technical challenges244Ksenia ERMOSHINASyllabus
KDEC9040 - Globalisation et pluralisme juridique
(Inscription soumise à sélection avec l'école de Droit)
244Jean-Philippe ROBESyllabus
KDEC9520 - Clinique Migrations
(Inscription soumise à sélection avec l'école de Droit)
244 Christophe PoulySyllabus


  • courses indicated as « lecture » are those open to more than 32 students
  • courses with the *** sign are those showcasing innovative pedagogical formats
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.

CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructorsResources
Languages (Please select 1 course - 24 hours)*
A modern foreign language244 Languages

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

Special features (optional). For students who opt to take a special feature, please select one only
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructorsResources
PSIA special features 244 Special features
Presemester French Language Program: optional
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructorsResources
KINT7525 - French as a Foreign Language Program240 Intensive French language program

*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 : 30