Master in Public Policy: Management and Public Affairs, semester 1

Mise à jour du : 
6 July, 2017

Programme 2017-2018

In accordance with sections 1, 4 and 5 of the Academic Rules and Regulations, (PDF - 179Ko), we remind you that attendance at all classes is compulsory. 

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Common Core Curriculum * (choose 1)
Courses Hours / semester ECTS Instructors Resources
Sciences Po's Common Core Curriculum 24 4   Common core curriculum

*You must register for one Common Core Curriculum course.
In order to obtain your diploma, you must validate (grade at or above 10/20) two Common Core Curriculum courses (one course during Semester 1, one course during Semester 2)

Master in Public Policy Core Courses* (3 mandatory)
Type Courses Hours / semester ECTS Instructors Resources
Public Economics / Économie publique (choose 1) KAFP3155 - Économie Publique - Débutant (FR) 36 6 Élise HUILLERY Syllabus
KAFP3415 - Public Economics - Beginner (ENG) 36 6 Anton GRANIK Syllabus
KAFP3425 - Économie Publique - Intermédiaire (FR) 36 6 Camille HEMET Syllabus
KAFP3350 - Public Economics - Intermediate (ENG) 36 6 Emeric HENRY Syllabus
KAFP3355 - Public Economics - Advanced (ENG) 36 6 Clément MALGOUYRES Syllabus
Public Policy / Politiques publiques (choose 1) KAFP3150 - Politiques Publiques : analyse du changement (FR) 24 4 Yves SUREL Syllabus
KAFP3175 - Public Policy (ENG) : Analytic and comparative approaches 24 4 Colin HAY Syllabus
KAFP3660 - Politiques Publiques (FR) : Les fondements historiques de l'action publique 24 4 Marcel MORABITO Syllabus
KAFP3665 - Politiques publiques (FR) : Cadre et méthodes de l'action publique 24 4 David AZÉMA Syllabus
KAFP3670 - Public Policy (ENG) : Psychology and public policy 24 4 Coralie CHEVALLIER Syllabus
Policy Analysis and Policy Evaluation / Analyse et évaluation des politiques publiques (choose 1) KAFP3170 - Policy Analysis and Policy Evaluation - Beginner (ENG) 24 4 Jan ROVNY Syllabus
KAFP3300 - Analyse et évaluation des politiques publiques - Débutant (FR) 24 4 Martial FOUCAULT Syllabus
KAFP3430 - Analyse et évaluation des politiques publiques - Avancé (FR) 24 4 Bruno CAUTRÈS Syllabus
KAFP3435 - Policy Analysis and Policy Evaluation - Advanced (ENG) 24 4 Romain LACHAT Syllabus
KAFP3715 - Analyse et évaluation des politiques publiques : L'essentiel des outils dans le secteur public (FR) 24 4 Adam BAÏZ Syllabus
KAFP3820 - Analyse et évaluation des politiques publiques : Outils de gestion (FR) 24 4 Stéphane TORREGROSSA (coordinateur) Syllabus

*You must register for each of the 3 mandatory Core Courses by choosing the option that best suits you for each course (level, language of instruction, etc.).
In order to obtain your diploma, you must validate (grade at or above 10/20) at least 3 of the 5 mandatory Core Courses (3 during Semester 1, 1 during Semester 2, 1 during Semester 3). In case of non-validation (grade below 10/20) or default (no grades) you will have the possibility of registering for a make-up exam. The grade obtained on the make-up exam will become your new grade for the entire course.

Policy Stream Courses * (1 obligatory)
Courses Hours / semester ECTS Instructors Resources
KAFP3675 - Digital & Innovative Government 24 4 Barbara UBALDI Syllabus

*You must register for each of the mandatory Policy Stream Courses that correspond to your policy stream.
In order to obtain your diploma, you must validate (grade at or above 10/20) at least 4 of the 6 mandatory Policy Stream Courses. In case of non-validation (grade below 10/20) or default (no grades) you will have the possibility of registering for a make-up exam. The grade obtained on the make-up exam will become your new grade for the entire course.

Electives: please select 1 course (in English or in French)*
Courses Hours / semester ECTS Instructors Resources
Elective Courses offered at the School of Public Affairs (full offering) 24 4   List of electives courses

*You must register for 1 Elective Course.
Each validated Elective Course (grade at or above 10/20) gives you 4 ECTS credits.
All of the Elective Courses of the School of Public Affairs are open to you. For information purposes only, below please find the Elective Courses that have a direct link to your policy stream. You may choose courses taught in French or English. A C1 level in the language of instruction is recommended.

Courses Hours / semester ECTS Instructors Resources
Living Language 1 (English or other) 24 4   Languages
Living Languages * (1 mandatory)

* Registration for a language course is mandatory, whichever the language.

In order to obtain your Sciences Po diploma you must validate an English level that is at least equivalent to C1 in the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages.
This level is validated at the end of your studies (see conditions on the languages page).

If you have not yet achieved level C1 in English, registering for an in-person or e-learning English language course is highly recommended.

Optional Courses * (choose up to 2)
Type Courses Hours / semester ECTS Instructors Resources
Policy Lab OAFP - Policy Lab : Policy Lab : Grandes étapes de l’innovation 24 4    
OBUS2045 - Module Centre pour l'entrepreneuriat : Inititation à l'entrepreneuriat 24 4 Jacques-Henri EYRAUD Syllabus
OBUS2070 - Module Centre pour l'entrepreneuriat : Atelier de créativité entrepreneuriale 24 4 Alessandra COCITO Syllabus
OBUS3060 - Module Centre pour l'entrepreneuriat : Entrepreneur Starter Pack     Divers intervenants Syllabus
Module complémentaire de préparation aux concours administratifs français OAFP2995 - Culture Générale 24 4   Syllabus
OAFP2960 - Questions Internationales 24 4   Syllabus
OAFP4810 - Droit Public 24 4 Benoît DELAUNAY Syllabus
Living Language 2 Living Language 2 (optional) 24 4   Languages

* In addition to your mandatory Policy Stream Courses, you may register for up to 2 Optional Courses:

  • one Optional Course to be chosen among the Policy Lab offering or a Complementary Course for French civil service exam preparation.
  • a second Living Language Course.

Policy Lab's optional seminars specifically address initiatives such as the Incubator of Public Policy and Civic Tech. They are incorporated in the "public innovation track" and offer seminars combining design-thinking, digital and social science. They help students to incubate their future innovative project.

For your information, the following courses are offered during Semesters 1, 2 and 3: Culture générale and Questions internationales.

Total required ECTS: 30