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About CHS Courses

Download the ever-approved CHS course list (.xlsx).

Learn more about the five CHS certificate requirement categories.

Search lists of approved courses offered in previous semesters.


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If you would like to fulfill a CHS requirement with a course that is not included on the ever-approved CHS course list, please contact your campus certificate advisor to request special permission and discuss your course options.

For a course to fulfill a CHS requirement at least 30% of the content should be devoted to topics in human health. If you would like to suggest a course for the ever-approved course list please notify us.


Spring 2019 Category 1: Biocultural Approaches

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2019
Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institutionsort descending
ANTH 310 01 Culture, Affect, Psych Christopher Dole TTH 10:00AM-11:20AM Amherst College
ENGL 304 01 Narratives of Suffering Geoffrey Sanborn WF 02:00PM-03:20PM Amherst College
CSI 0201 1 Meth, Opioids, & Trump April Merleaux 09:00AM-10:20AM W;09:00AM-10:20AM F Hampshire College
ENVST 321HC 01 Human Health & Climate Change Jennifer Albertine F 01:30PM-04:20PM Mount Holyoke College
GNDST 241HP 01 Feminist Health Politics Jacquelyne Luce TTH 01:30PM-02:45PM Mount Holyoke College
ANTHR 216HP 01 Feminist Health Politics Jacquelyne Luce TTH 01:30PM-02:45PM Mount Holyoke College
ANTHR 240 01 Medical Anthropology Felicity Aulino TTH 01:30PM-02:45PM Mount Holyoke College
CST 248 01 Science/Revolution/Modernity William Cotter TTH 11:30AM-12:45PM Mount Holyoke College
PSYCH 222 01 Abnormal Psych: Clinical Pers Danielle Godon-Decoteau TTH 01:30PM-02:45PM Mount Holyoke College
PSYCH 230 01 Developmental Psychology Kelley O'Carroll MW 09:30AM-10:45AM Mount Holyoke College
EDC 235 01 CHILD & ADOL GROWTH & DEVELOPM Shannon Audley MW 09:00-10:20 Smith College
ANT 344 01 SEM:TOPICS-MEDICAL ETHICS Donald Joralemon T 01:00-02:50 Smith College
PSY 140 01 HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY Benita Jackson TTh 10:30-11:50 Smith College
IDP 208 01 WOMEN'S MEDICAL ISSUES Leslie Jaffe TTh 09:00-10:20 Smith College
NUTRITN 130 01BC Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle M 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 130 01BD Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle F 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 103 01 Human Origins and Variation Sarah Reedy M W 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 103 01AA Human Origins and Variation TH 11:30AM 12:20PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 103 01AB Human Origins and Variation TH 1:00PM 1:50PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 103 01AC Human Origins and Variation TH 10:00AM 10:50AM UMass Amherst

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Spring 2019 Category 2: Mechanisms of Disease Transmission

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2019
Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institutionsort descending
BIOL 191 01 Molecules, Genes & Cells Caroline Goutte, Aikaterini Ragkousi, Julia Emerson MW 10:00AM-10:50AM Amherst College
BIOL 270 01 Microbiology Alexandra Purdy MWF 10:00AM-10:50AM Amherst College
NEUR 325 01 Psychopharmacology Sarah Turgeon MWF 10:00AM-10:50AM Amherst College
PSYC 212 01 Behavioral Neuroscience Sarah Turgeon MWF 11:00AM-11:50AM Amherst College
PSYC 325 01 Psychopharmacology Sarah Turgeon MWF 10:00AM-10:50AM Amherst College
NS 0235 1 Methods in Molecular Biology John Castorino 02:30PM-03:50PM M;02:30PM-03:50PM M;03:50PM-05:30PM M;03:50PM-05:30PM M Hampshire College
NS 0247 1 Cell Biology Megan Dobro 01:00PM-02:20PM TU;01:00PM-02:20PM TH;01:00PM-02:20PM TU;02:30PM-03:50PM TU;02:30PM-03:50PM TH Hampshire College
BIOL 327 01 Microbiology Amy Camp MW 11:00AM-12:15PM Mount Holyoke College
BIOL 328 01 Human Physiology Diane Kelly TTH 11:30AM-12:45PM Mount Holyoke College
PSYCH 100 01 Introduction to Psychology Katherine Haydon MW 09:30AM-10:45AM;F 09:30AM-10:20AM Mount Holyoke College
PSYCH 222 01 Abnormal Psych: Clinical Pers Danielle Godon-Decoteau TTH 01:30PM-02:45PM Mount Holyoke College
ESS 130 01 STRESS MANAGEMENT Jaime Ginsberg Th 01:00-02:30 Smith College
ESS 130 02 STRESS MANAGEMENT Ellen O'Neil T 01:00-02:30 Smith College
ESS 300 01 SEM: CARDIOVASCULAR HEALTH Sarah Witkowski T 01:00-02:50 Smith College
ANT 344 01 SEM:TOPICS-MEDICAL ETHICS Donald Joralemon T 01:00-02:50 Smith College
PSY 140 01 HEALTH PSYCHOLOGY Benita Jackson TTh 10:30-11:50 Smith College
PSY 230 01 PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY Beth Powell TTh 09:00-10:20 Smith College
PSY 358 01 RESEARCH SEM IN CLINICAL PSY Caitlin Shepherd TTh 10:30-11:50 Smith College
PSY 253 01 COLQ: DEVELOP PSYCHOPATHOLOGY Caitlin Shepherd TTh 09:00-10:20 Smith College
IDP 208 01 WOMEN'S MEDICAL ISSUES Leslie Jaffe TTh 09:00-10:20 Smith College

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Spring 2019 Category 3: Population Health and Disease

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2019
Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institutionsort descending
ECON 214 01 Health Economics & Policy Jessica Reyes MW 12:30PM-01:50PM Amherst College
ENGL 311 01 Lives on the Page Alicia Christoff, Judith Frank TTH 11:30AM-12:50PM Amherst College
SOCI 243 01 Drugs and Society Jerome Himmelstein MW 12:30PM-01:50PM Amherst College
CSI 0201 1 Meth, Opioids, & Trump April Merleaux 09:00AM-10:20AM W;09:00AM-10:20AM F Hampshire College
CSI 0266 1 Anthropology of Reproduction Pamela Stone 10:30AM-11:50AM M;10:30AM-11:50AM W Hampshire College
GNDST 333GS 01 Gender/Sexual Minority Health Corey Flanders MW 11:00AM-12:15PM Mount Holyoke College
PSYCH 319GS 01 Gender/Sexual Minority Health Corey Flanders MW 11:00AM-12:15PM Mount Holyoke College
ANT 344 01 SEM:TOPICS-MEDICAL ETHICS Donald Joralemon T 01:00-02:50 Smith College
IDP 208 01 WOMEN'S MEDICAL ISSUES Leslie Jaffe TTh 09:00-10:20 Smith College
KIN 110 01 Human Performance & Nutrition Gayatri Guhanarayan M W 11:15AM 12:30PM UMass Amherst
KIN 110 01AA Human Performance & Nutrition M 2:30PM 3:20PM UMass Amherst
KIN 110 01AB Human Performance & Nutrition M 4:00PM 4:50PM UMass Amherst
KIN 110 01AC Human Performance & Nutrition TU 10:00AM 10:50AM UMass Amherst
KIN 110 01AD Human Performance & Nutrition TH 1:00PM 1:50PM UMass Amherst
KIN 110 02 Human Performance & Nutrition Gayatri Guhanarayan TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM UMass Amherst
KIN 110 02AA Human Performance & Nutrition W 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
KIN 110 02AB Human Performance & Nutrition TU 2:30PM 3:20PM UMass Amherst
KIN 110 02AC Human Performance & Nutrition F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
KIN 110 02AD Human Performance & Nutrition F 1:25PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
M&I-ENG 290H 01 HIV,TB,&Malaria:SimulModeling Chaitra Gopalappa TU TH 4:00PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst

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Spring 2019 Category 4: Ethics, Policy and Practice

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2019
Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institutionsort descending
AMST 215 01 The Embodied Self Francis Couvares MWF 11:00AM-11:50AM Amherst College
AMST 215 02 The Embodied Self Wendy Bergoffen MWF 11:00AM-11:50AM Amherst College
ECON 214 01 Health Economics & Policy Jessica Reyes MW 12:30PM-01:50PM Amherst College
HIST 212 01 Intro Hist West Medicine John Servos MW 08:30AM-09:50AM Amherst College
CSI 0201 1 Meth, Opioids, & Trump April Merleaux 09:00AM-10:20AM W;09:00AM-10:20AM F Hampshire College
CSI 0276 1 What is Psychotherapy Peter Gilford 02:30PM-05:20PM W Hampshire College
NS 0124 1 HIV/AIDS Megan Dobro 10:30AM-11:50AM TU;10:30AM-11:50AM TH Hampshire College
CSI 0114 1 Intro Linguistic Anthropology Ashley Smith 09:00AM-10:20AM TU;09:00AM-10:20AM TH Hampshire College
GNDST 241HP 01 Feminist Health Politics Jacquelyne Luce TTH 01:30PM-02:45PM Mount Holyoke College
ANTHR 216HP 01 Feminist Health Politics Jacquelyne Luce TTH 01:30PM-02:45PM Mount Holyoke College
BIOL 301 01 Regenerative Medicine Rachel Fink TH 01:30PM-04:20PM Mount Holyoke College
BIOL 328 01 Human Physiology Diane Kelly TTH 11:30AM-12:45PM Mount Holyoke College
CST 248 01 Science/Revolution/Modernity William Cotter TTH 11:30AM-12:45PM Mount Holyoke College
GNDST 333EM 01 Naturecultural Embodiments Christian Gundermann T 01:30PM-04:20PM Mount Holyoke College
BIO 101 01 MODERN BIO FOR CONCERNED CITIZ Steven Williams TTh 10:30-11:50 Smith College
SWG 271 01 REPRODUCTIVE JUSTICE Carrie Baker TTh 01:00-02:20 Smith College
SPN 250 01 IBERIAN CULTRL HST-CIPHERED Reyes Lázaro MWF 11:00-12:10 Smith College
ANT 255 01 DYING AND DEATH Donald Joralemon TTh 09:00-10:20 Smith College
ANT 344 01 SEM:TOPICS-MEDICAL ETHICS Donald Joralemon T 01:00-02:50 Smith College
PHI 209 01 PHILOS & HISTORY OF PSYCHOLOGY Jill de Villiers TTh 10:30-11:50 Smith College

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Spring 2019 Category 5: Research, Design and Analysis

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2019
Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institutionsort descending
PSYC 122 01 Statis & Expermnt Design Julia McQuade TTH 10:00AM-11:20AM; W 01:00PM-01:50PM Amherst College
SOCI 316 01 Social Research Jerome Himmelstein TTH 11:30AM-12:50PM Amherst College
STAT 111E 01 Intro to Statistics Pamela Matheson TTH 01:00PM-02:20PM; F 01:00PM-01:50PM Amherst College
NS 0265 1 Statistics Brian Schultz 10:30AM-11:50AM M;10:30AM-11:50AM W Hampshire College
STAT 140 03 Intro Ideas/Applic Statistics Daniel Kelleher TTH 11:30AM-12:45PM;F 08:30AM-09:20AM Mount Holyoke College
STAT 240 01 Elem Data Analysis/Exper Desgn Janice Gifford MWF 11:00AM-12:15PM Mount Holyoke College
ANTHR 275 01 Research Methods Elif Babul TTH 11:30AM-12:45PM Mount Holyoke College
SOCI 225 01 SocSci Research/Data Analysis Ayca Zayim MW 09:30AM-10:45AM Mount Holyoke College
COMSC 151MD 01 CS Prob Solv: Medical Tech Janet Slocum;Valerie Barr TTH 10:00AM-11:15AM Mount Holyoke College
PSYCH 201 01 Statistics John Tawa;Natasha Anderson MW 09:30AM-10:45AM;F 09:30AM-10:20AM Mount Holyoke College
PSYCH 201 02 Statistics Jared Schwartzer;Natasha Anderson MW 01:30PM-02:45PM;F 01:30PM-02:20PM Mount Holyoke College
STAT 140 04 Intro Ideas/Applic Statistics Sara Nunez M 04:00PM-06:30PM Mount Holyoke College
STAT 140 01 Intro Ideas/Applic Statistics Jordan Tirrell MWF 11:00AM-12:15PM Mount Holyoke College
STAT 140 02 Intro Ideas/Applic Statistics Daniel Kelleher TTH 10:00AM-11:15AM;M 08:30AM-09:20AM Mount Holyoke College
NSC 230 01 EXPERMNTL METHODS/NEUROSCIENCE Mary Harrington; Narendra Pathak MWF 10:00-10:50 Smith College
NSC 230 L01 EXPERMNTL METHODS/NEUROSCIENCE Mary Harrington; Narendra Pathak T 01:00-03:50 Smith College
ECO 220 01 INTRO STATS & ECONOMETRICS Vis Taraz MWF 10:00-10:50 Smith College
ECO 220 L01 INTRO STATS & ECONOMETRICS T 10:30-11:50 Smith College
ECO 220 L02 INTRO STATS & ECONOMETRICS T 01:00-02:20 Smith College
ECO 220 L03 INTRO STATS & ECONOMETRICS T 03:00-04:20 Smith College

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