Traditional Program Sequence: Reims

Traditional Program Sequence: Reims

There are many ways to design an academic program and schedule that best meets a student's needs, however, the following is a common example of an traditional program sequence at Sciences Po, Reims.

For further details on specific courses and credit requirements, please refer to the Sciences Po website for detailed descriptions of the year one and year two academic plans.

Year 1, Fall

Year 1, Spring

Common Core Curriculum Courses

  • Political Institutions
  • Core Economics
  • History (XIXth Century)
  • Math Applied for the Social Sciences

Additional Core Courses

  • Good vs. Evil: Plato vs. Machiavelli
  • Private Vices, Public Virtues
  • State Neutrality, from Tolerance to Nihilism

Arts, Languages & Sports

  • French
  • Arabic
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • Arts Workshops
  • Sports

Common Core Curriculum Courses

  • Political Science
  • Sociology
  • Humanities: Violence, Pity, and Shame
  • Exploratory Seminar - Liberty and Security: Modern Expressions of an Age-Old Tension
  • Mathematical & Quantitative Methods Courses
  • Winter School

Arts, Languages & Sports

  • French
  • Arabic
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • Arts Workshops
  • Sports

Year 2, Fall

Year 2, Spring

Required Courses

  • Introduction to Common Law System
  • Introduction to World Politics
  • Law OR Economics OR History
  • Perspectives: Theorizing Gender in a Transnational World
  • Contemporary Issues in U.S. Constitutional Law & Government
  • Arts Workshop

Electives (choose one)

  • Local Public Policy & Democratic Issues
  • The Great Britain-U.S. Relationship

Language/Language-Related Courses (choose one)

  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • Pre & Post Celtic Tiger: The Crisis from an Irish Perspective
  • Putting Your Voice to the Words: Oral Interpretation and Analysis
  • Negotiation, Mediation, and Conflict Resolution

Required Courses

  • 20th Century Comparative History, U.S.-Europe
  • Scientific Humanities
  • Law OR Economics OR History
  • Sociology OR Political Science
  • Arts Workshop
  • Transatlantic Relations in the 21st Century: Challenges & Opportunities
  • Afghanistan: History & Geopolitics

Language/Language-Related Courses

  • French
  • German
  • Italian
  • Spanish
  • English for Communication Skills
  • Debating Skills