Courses Offered (English)

International students at Sciences Po Bordeaux may select from a large variety of courses in the fields of political science, international relations, economics, European studies, law, and social sciences. International exchange students may choose from all bachelor's and master's level courses listed below, regardless of their level of study.  

Please note the course list is updated in September.

→ 2021-2022 : PREMIER CYCLE // BACHELOR'S DEGREE // SEMESTER 1

Course

Lecturers

Year 

Hours

ECTS

African Actors in World Politics

D. Ambrosetti

3

18

4

Digital Politics

M. Temporão 

3

18

4

An Overview of French cinema from 1895 Onwards

 S. Wilde & K. Rouet

IR

18 

Data Analysis

(Year-long methodology seminar) - 12 annual students maximum

M. Temporão 

IR 

18 

8 (for the year)

International Economy Issues

J.P. Dormois 

IR 

18

International Relations

(Year-long methodology seminar) - 12 annual students maximum

D. Battistella

IR

18

8 (for the year)

History of French Politics

F. Taliano

IR

18

4

The State and the Economy in the Rich World

J.P. Dormois

IR

18

4

The World economy from the 20th to the 21st century

J.P. Dormois

IR

18

4

 Writing and Rhetoric

(Year-long methodology seminar) - 12 annual students maximum

 G. Champeaud

IR 

18 

8 (for the year)

French as a Foreign Language

Depending on the group

IR

18

4

 

→ 2021-2022 : PREMIER CYCLE // BACHELOR'S DEGREE // SEMESTER 2

Course

Lecturers

Year 

Hours

ECTS

El nuevo constitucionalismo latino-americano

(Language of instruction: Spanish, level B2 minimum)

S. Pinon

3

18

4

Problems in International Politics

D. Battistella

3

18

4

The Politics of Security and Policing

A. Amicelle

3

18 

Data Analysis

(Year-long methodology seminar) - 12 annual students maximum

M. Temporão 

IR 

18 

8 (for the year)

International Economy Issues

J.P. Dormois 

IR 

18

International Relations

(Year-long methodology seminar) - 12 annual students maximum

D. Battistella

IR

18

8 (for the year)

Contemporary Russia

C. Dufy

IR

18

4

 Writing and Rhetoric

(Year-long methodology seminar) - 12 annual students maximum

 G. Champeaud

IR 

18 

8 (for the year)

French as a Foreign Language

Depending on the group

IR 

18 

4

 

→ 2021-2022 : DEUXIÈME CYCLE // GRADUATE'S DEGREE // SEMESTER 1

Course

Lecturers

Year

Hours

ECTS

Africa: History & Politics

E. Smith

4

18

4

Critical Security Studies 

A. Amicelle 

4

18 

4

Global Politics of the Ecological Transition

D. Compagnon

4

18

4

History of Europe

G. Champeaud

4

18

4

History of International Politics

D. Battistella

4

18

4

International Interventions in Africa

D. Ambrosetti

4

18

4

Thinking the Seas 

X. CARPENTIER-TANGUY

4

18

4

 

→ 2021-2022 : DEUXIÈME CYCLE // GRADUATE'S DEGREE // SEMESTER 2

Course

Lecturers

Year

Hours

ECTS

Agenda Setting & Issue Definition

S. Guigner

4

18

4

Arctic Studies

E. Ayaydin

4

18 

4

Democracies at War

D. Battistella

4

18

4

International Security

A. Amicelle

4

18

4

Political Economy

A. Smith / C. Carter

4

18

4

Public Opinion

M. Temporão

4

18

4

The European Union Policy Making

O. Costa

4

18

4

Financial Management 

H. Campo

IR

18

4

History of Economic Globalization

J.P. Dormois

IR

18

4

 

INTERNATIONAL GUEST LECTURERS

Course

Lecturer

Year

Sem.

Hours

ECTS

China: Media, Culture, and Society

W. Miao

1

 1

12

2

War Studies

A. Lanoszka 

3

 1

12 

2

Introduction to Race Studies

E. Brezault

1

  2 

12

2

Propaganda Studies 

 E. Nowak-Teter

 1 

 2

12

2

The Emigration State: Globalization and Diaspora Politics

C. Borell

1

 2

12

2

Selected Topics in Turkish Foreign Policy

K.E. Gül

3

 2

12

2

European Political History Post-1945 

 M. Cavallaro

3

 2

12

 2 

U.S. - China Interactions in Asian Regionalism*

H. Su 

 3 

 2

12 

2

Private Actors in urban public Policies: Forms, Outcomes, and Controversial issues

S. Ravazzi

4

 2

12

2

 L'altérité culturelle dans les cours et les tribunaux**

B. Truffin 

 4 

 2

12

 2 

The Political Dimension of African Courts and Judiciaries

A. Stroh-Steckelberg

4

 2

12

2

Brazilian Foreign Policy**

L. Pinheiro

4

 2

12

2

** : To be confirmed