Sciences et Politiques de l'Environnement - Semestre 3 and Semestre 4

Programme 2016-2017, semester 3

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

*Students must take one skills course, either in Semester 2 or in Semester 3. 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 - 72 hours)*
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructorsResources
OAEN2655 - The Nexus between Energy - Climate - Water (Lecture)244Kamel BEN NACEURSyllabus
OADD2015 - Changement climatique: causes et conséquences244Jean JOUZEL, Hervé LE TREUTSyllabus
KINT3590 - Innovation pour un développement durable244Claude HENRY, Alain GRANDJEANSyllabus
OADD2080 - From Climate Sciences to Geo-Engineering244François RAVETTASyllabus
KINT3970 - Risque et expertise: une introduction à la sociologie des enjeux sanitaires et environnementaux244Jean-Noël JOUZELSyllabus
OADD2020 - Biodiversity244Pierre-Henri GOUYONSyllabus
OADD2165 - Climate Geopolitics: International Relations in a Warming World244François GEMENNESyllabus
OADD2145 - Introduction to Environmental Economics (Lecture)244Stephen SMITHSyllabus
KINT4705 - Natural Resource Economics -Advanced (Lecture)244Katrin MILLOCKSyllabus
OMCO2030 - Mapping Controversies: Cryptocurrencies, Economy and Environment: Finding Alternatives to the "Proof of Work" Concept244Ksenia ERMOSHINASyllabus

*In case of a time conflict with the scientific modules at UPMC, one course can be selected in other programs at PSIA upon discussion with the academic advisor.

Required courses at UPMC
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructorsResources
OEXT – Statistiques multidimensionnelles
(enseignement UPMC)
 9Richard WILSON
To be selected with UPMC
OEXTOEXT – Enseignements scientifiques au choix hors parcours de spécialisation
(enseignement UPMC)
 6To be selected with UPMC 
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructorsResources
Languages (Please select 1 course)*
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 6 Special features
Presemester French Language Program: optional
CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructorsResources
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.

Minimum required ECTS Credits : 37

Programme 2017-2018, semester 4

CoursesHours / semesterECTSInstructors
Semester 4 (M2 students) - Capstone Experience
Capstone Experience: Internship  30

Validated by UPMC