Five College Consortium

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.


Fall 2018 Category 1: Biocultural Approaches

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2018
Subj Abbr Course #sort ascending Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
ANTHRO 494BI 01 Global Bodies Elizabeth Krause TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 397CS 01 ST- Case Studies/Global Health Felicity Aulino M W 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 394EI 01 Evolutionary Medicine Lynnette Sievert M W F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
PSYC 364 01 Child & Adolescent Psych Julia McQuade TH 01:00PM-03:30PM Amherst College
GNDST 333EG 01 Reproductive and Genetic Tech Jacquelyne Luce F 01:30PM-04:20PM Mount Holyoke College
ANTHR 316EG 01 Reproductive and Genetic Tech Jacquelyne Luce F 01:30PM-04:20PM Mount Holyoke College
PSY 266 01 PSYCHOLOGY OF WOMEN & GENDER Randi Garcia MW 01:10-02:30 Smith College
ESS 250 01 NUTRITION AND HEALTH Barbara Brehm-Curtis; Brooke Marshall TTh 10:30-11:50 Smith College
ANT 248 01 MEDICAL ANTHROPOLOGY Donald Joralemon TTh 09:00-10:20 Smith College
ANTH 245 01 Medical Anthropology Christopher Dole TTH 10:00AM-11:20AM Amherst College
GNDST 241HP 01 Feminist Health Politics Jacquelyne Luce TTH 01:30PM-02:45PM Mount Holyoke College
EDC 235 01 CHILD & ADOL GROWTH & DEVELOPM Shannon Audley TTh 09:00-10:20 Smith College
PSYCH 230 01 Developmental Psychology Katherine Haydon MW 09:30AM-10:45AM Mount Holyoke College
PSYC 227 01 Developmental Psychology Carolyn Palmquist TTH 11:30AM-12:50PM Amherst College
PSYCH 222 01 Abnormal Psych: Clinical Pers John Tawa MW 09:30AM-10:45AM Mount Holyoke College
ANTHR 216HP 01 Feminist Health Politics Jacquelyne Luce TTH 01:30PM-02:45PM Mount Holyoke College
PSY 150 01 ABNORMAL PSYCHOLOGY Caitlin Shepherd TTh 09:00-10:20 Smith College
NUTRITN 130H 01 Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle Zhenhua Liu TU TH 4:00PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 130H 02 Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle Zhenhua Liu TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 130 01 Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle Claire Norton M W F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst

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Fall 2018 Category 2: Mechanisms of Disease Transmission

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2018
Subj Abbr Course #sort ascending Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
BIOLOGY 583 01 Advanced Genetics Abigail Jensen TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 580 01 Developmental Biology Madelaine Bartlett TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 580 01 Medical Nutritn Therapy Bindia Shetty M F 11:15AM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 572 01 Neurobiology Gerald Downes M W 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 572 02 Neurobiology Karine Fenelon M W F 1:25PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 568 01 Endocrinology Robert Zoeller TU TH 1:00PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
FOOD-SCI 567 01 Food Microbiology Lynne McLandsborough M W 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
FOOD-SCI 567 01AA Food Microbiology F 12:20PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 559 01 Cellular & Molecular BiologyII Jeffrey Laney TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 559 02 Cellular & Molecular BiologyII Lillian Fritz-Laylin M W F 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
MICROBIO 494CI 01 Obesity,Supplmnts,Microbiome Mitchell Walkowicz M W F 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
KIN 440 01 Physical Activity & Pubhlth Katie Becofsky TU TH 8:30AM 9:45AM UMass Amherst
NURSING 398G 03 Psych-Mental Health Nrsg:Pract Helen Murphy 1:00AM 1:00AM UMass Amherst
NURSING 398G 04 Psych-Mental Health Nrsg:Pract Johanna Kolodziej 1:00AM 1:00AM UMass Amherst
NURSING 398G 05 Psych-Mental Health Nrsg:Pract Cheryl Sabola 1:00AM 1:00AM UMass Amherst
NURSING 398G 01 Psych-Mental Health Nrsg:Pract Maud Low 1:00AM 1:00AM UMass Amherst
NURSING 398G 02 Psych-Mental Health Nrsg:Pract Stephen Zombil M 1:00AM 1:00AM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 397B 01 ST-Air Pollution and Health Raphael Arku TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 394EI 01 Evolutionary Medicine Lynnette Sievert M W F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
PSYCH 391BR 01 S-Brain & Cognitive Developmnt Matthew Davidson M W F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst

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Fall 2018 Category 3: Population Health and Disease

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2018
Subj Abbr Course #sort ascending Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
HPP 583 01 Global Health in Dev World Krishna Poudel TH 4:00PM 6:30PM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 578 01 Nutr Prob Devlp Wrld Lorraine Cordeiro F 8:00AM 10:30AM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 577 01 Nutrition Problems in US Lorraine Cordeiro TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 572 01 Community Nutrition Lindiwe Sibeko TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 497F 01 ST- Food Justice Molly Totman TU TH 8:30AM 9:45AM UMass Amherst
MICROBIO 494CI 01 Obesity,Supplmnts,Microbiome Mitchell Walkowicz M W F 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 490W 01 Water, Culture & Public Health Timothy Ford TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 394EI 01 Evolutionary Medicine Lynnette Sievert M W F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
PSYCH 391ZZ 01 S-Psych of the GLB Experience John Bickford M W F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
PSYCH 365 01 Psychology Of Aging Bruna Martins TU TH 4:00PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
ANTH 339 01 The Anthropology of Food Deborah Gewertz T 01:00PM-03:30PM Amherst College
PUBHLTH 324 01 Epidemiology in Public Health Youssef Oulhote TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 324 02 Epidemiology in Public Health Brittany Rosen TU TH 4:00PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
IDP 320 01 SEM:GLOBAL LEARNING WOMNS HLTH Leslie Jaffe T 07:30-09:30 Smith College
ANTHR 316EG 01 Reproductive and Genetic Tech Jacquelyne Luce F 01:30PM-04:20PM Mount Holyoke College
ANTHRO 313 01 Nutritional Anth Thomas Leatherman M W 4:00PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 301 01 Princ of Comm Health Education Lisa Wexler M W 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
HUMANDEV 270 03 Child Development Mariya Ivanova M W 10:10AM 11:25AM UMass Amherst
HUMANDEV 270 05 Child Development Christine McCormick TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM UMass Amherst
HUMANDEV 270 01 Child Development Jeanne Brunner TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst

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Fall 2018 Category 4: Ethics, Policy and Practice

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2018
Subj Abbr Course #sort ascending Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
HPP 620 01 Intro to US Health Care System David Chin TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
HPP 590M 01 Mass Incarceration & PubHealth Melody Slashinski TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
PHIL 553 01 Topics in Phil of Science Christopher Meacham TH 1:00PM 3:30PM UMass Amherst
HPP 524 01 Intro/Health Politics & Policy Michael Begay TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 497F 01 ST- Food Justice Molly Totman TU TH 8:30AM 9:45AM UMass Amherst
PSYCH 480 01 Intellectual Disability: Cncpt David Tobin W 4:00PM 6:30PM UMass Amherst
HISTORY 397RR 01 ST-Hist/ReproductiveRightsLaw Jennifer Nye TU TH 1:00PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 390A 01 Policy/Obesity Prevention&Mgmt Ning Zhang TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
PSYCH 383 01 Thry&Prac/Counslng&Psychothrpy Michael Constantino M W F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 372 01 Writing in Nutrition Nicole Goldstein TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 372 02 Writing in Nutrition Elizabeth Devine TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
PSYC 363 01 Psychology & the Law Allen Hart T 01:00PM-03:30PM Amherst College
ANT 342 01 SEM: BIOPOWER, BIOPOLITICS Suzanne Gottschang T 01:00-02:50 Smith College
GNDST 333EG 01 Reproductive and Genetic Tech Jacquelyne Luce F 01:30PM-04:20PM Mount Holyoke College
COMM 319 01 Health Communication Devon Greyson TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
NURSING 317 01AE Writing in Nursing Ethics M 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
NURSING 317 01 Writing in Nursing Ethics Stephanie Griggs M 12:20PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
NURSING 317 01AD Writing in Nursing Ethics M 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
NURSING 317 01AC Writing in Nursing Ethics M 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
NURSING 317 01AA Writing in Nursing Ethics M 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst

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Fall 2018 Category 5: Research, Design and Analysis

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2018
Subj Abbr Course #sort ascending Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
ANTHRO 803 01 Research in Physical Anthro Jason Kamilar 1:00AM 1:00AM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 501 01 Meth Applied Stats Joanna Jeneralczuk TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM UMass Amherst
PSYCH 391GE 01 S-Behav Genetics & Epigenetics Kirby Deater-Deckard TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM UMass Amherst
SDS 390 01 T- ANALYSIS OF SOCIAL NETWORKS Miles Ott MW 02:40-04:00 Smith College
PUBHLTH 324 01 Epidemiology in Public Health Youssef Oulhote TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 324 02 Epidemiology in Public Health Brittany Rosen TU TH 4:00PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 01 Intro To Statistics Joanna Jeneralczuk TU TH 4:00PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 02 Intro To Statistics Joanna Jeneralczuk TU TH 1:00PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 01AA Intro To Statistics M 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 01AB Intro To Statistics M 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 01AC Intro To Statistics M 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 01AD Intro To Statistics M 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 01AE Intro To Statistics M 5:30PM 6:20PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 01AF Intro To Statistics M 4:00PM 4:50PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 01AG Intro To Statistics M 4:00PM 4:50PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 02AB Intro To Statistics W 5:30PM 6:20PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 02AC Intro To Statistics W 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 02AD Intro To Statistics W 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 02AE Intro To Statistics W 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 02AF Intro To Statistics W 4:00PM 4:50PM UMass Amherst

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