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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
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
ANTHRO 103 01AD Human Origins and Variation TH 2:30PM 3:20PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 103 01AE Human Origins and Variation F 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 103 01AF Human Origins and Variation F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 103 01AG Human Origins and Variation F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 103 01AJ Human Origins and Variation F 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 103 01AK Human Origins and Variation F 1:25PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 397U 01 ST-Anthro of Growth and Dev Sarah Reedy M W F 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 580 01 Developmental Biology Helene Cousin TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
NURSING 312 01 CultrlDiversity/Health&Illness Heather Hamilton TU TH 10:00AM 12:00PM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 130 01 Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle Claire Norton M W F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 130 01AA Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle M 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 130 01AB Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle M 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 130 01AC Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle M 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 130 01AD Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle M 1:25PM 2:15PM 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
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
BIO 322 01 SEM:SYNTHETIC BIO/BIONANO TECH Nathan Derr Th 01:00-02:50 Smith College
BIO 132 01 CELLS,PHYSIOLOGY & DEVELOPMENT Michael Barresi TTh 10:30-11:50 Smith College
BIO 132 D01 CELLS,PHYSIOLOGY & DEVELOPMENT Michael Barresi W 01:40-02:30 Smith College
BIO 132 D02 CELLS,PHYSIOLOGY & DEVELOPMENT Michael Barresi W 02:40-03:30 Smith College
BIO 132 D03 CELLS,PHYSIOLOGY & DEVELOPMENT Michael Barresi T 04:00-04:50 Smith College
NUTRITN 130 01AE Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle M 2:30PM 3:20PM UMass Amherst
KIN 272 01LQ Anatomy and Physiology II TU 10:00AM 10:50AM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 290A 01LM Anatomy of the Human Body W 3:00PM 5:00PM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 130 01BD Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle F 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 130 01AG Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle W 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
KIN 272 01LR Anatomy and Physiology II W 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 285 01 Cellular & Molecular Biology Laura Francis M W F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst

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Spring 2019 Category 3: Population Health and Disease

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
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Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institutionsort descending
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
NRC 185 01 SustainbleLivng:Solutions/21st Lena Fletcher TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
NRC 185 02 SustainbleLivng:Solutions/21st Lena Fletcher TU TH 4:00PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 572 01 Community Nutrition Lorraine Cordeiro TU TH 8:30AM 9:45AM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 577 01 Nutrition Problems in US Richard Wood M W 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 572 02 Community Nutrition Lindiwe Sibeko TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM UMass Amherst
PSYCH 391ZZ 01 S-Psych of the GLB Experience John Bickford TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 301 01 Princ of Comm Health Education TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 497F 01 ST- Food Justice Molly Totman TU TH 8:30AM 9:45AM UMass Amherst
SOCIOL 242 01 Drugs & Society Safi Shams M W F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
NURSING 210 01 Human Development/Life Cycle Constance Blake M W 1:00PM 3:15PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 301 02 Princ of Comm Health Education TU TH 4:00PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 105H 01 Biology of Social Issues Hnrs George Locascio TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 302 01 Comm Devlpm & Health Education 1:00AM 1:00AM UMass Amherst

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Spring 2019 Category 4: Ethics, Policy and Practice

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Spring
Year: 
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Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institutionsort descending
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
PSY 253 01 COLQ: DEVELOP PSYCHOPATHOLOGY Caitlin Shepherd TTh 09:00-10:20 Smith College
ENG 118 01 COLLOQUIA IN WRITING: WATER Naila Moreira TTh 10:30-11:50 Smith College
PHIL 164 01 Medical Ethics Christopher Meacham M W 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
PHIL 164 02 Medical Ethics Timothy Charles Juvshik M W F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
PHIL 164 03 Medical Ethics Wolodymyr Wirchnianski M W F 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
PHIL 164 04 Medical Ethics Lu Chen TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
PHIL 164 05 Medical Ethics Keehyuk Nahm TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM UMass Amherst
PHIL 164 01AA Medical Ethics F 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
PHIL 164 01AB Medical Ethics F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
PHIL 164 01AC Medical Ethics F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
PHIL 164 01AD Medical Ethics F 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
PHIL 164 01AE Medical Ethics F 1:25PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
PHIL 164 01AF Medical Ethics F 2:30PM 3:20PM UMass Amherst
PSYCH 480 01 Intellectual Disability: Cncpt Ashley Woodman M W 4:00PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 129 01 Health Care For All Michael Begay TU TH 4:00PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 160 02 My Body, My Health Andrea Ayvazian TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 160 03 My Body, My Health Andrea Ayvazian TU TH 4:00PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 160 04 My Body, My Health Andrea Ayvazian TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst

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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
PSY 202 01 INTRO TO RESEARCH METHODS Beth Powell MW 09:00-10:20 Smith College
PSY 202 02 INTRO TO RESEARCH METHODS Katherine Clemans TTh 10:30-11:50 Smith College
PSY 202 03 INTRO TO RESEARCH METHODS Benita Jackson TTh 01:00-02:20 Smith 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
SOC 203 01 QUALITATIVE METHODS Timothy Recuber TTh 10:30-11:50 Smith College
MTH 220 01 INTRO/PROBABILITY/STATISTICS Albert Kim MWF 11:00-12:10 Smith College
RES-ECON 212 05 Intro Stats/Soc Sci Wayne-Roy Gayle W 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
RES-ECON 212 07 Intro Stats/Soc Sci Wayne-Roy Gayle TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 01 Intro To Statistics Joanna Jeneralczuk TU TH 1:00PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 01AB Intro To Statistics W 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 01AC Intro To Statistics W 2:30PM 3:20PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 01AD Intro To Statistics W 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 01AE Intro To Statistics W 1:25PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 01AF Intro To Statistics W 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 01AG Intro To Statistics W 5:30PM 6:20PM UMass Amherst

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