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.


Spring 2019 Category 1: Biocultural Approaches

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2019
Subj Abbr Course # Sect #sort ascending Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
CSI 0201 1 Meth, Opioids, & Trump April Merleaux 09:00AM-10:20AM W;09:00AM-10:20AM F Hampshire College
NUTRITN 130 03AB Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle F 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 130 03AA Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle W 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 130 03 Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle Claire Norton M W F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 130 01BE Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle W 2:30PM 3:20PM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 130 01BB Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 130 01BA Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 103 01AK Human Origins and Variation F 1:25PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 130 01AK Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle W 1:25PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 103 01AJ Human Origins and Variation F 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 130 01AJ Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle W 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 103 01AG Human Origins and Variation F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 130 01AG Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle W 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 103 01AF Human Origins and Variation F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 103 01AE Human Origins and Variation F 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 130 01AE Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle M 2:30PM 3:20PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 103 01AD Human Origins and Variation TH 2:30PM 3:20PM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 130 01AD Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle M 1:25PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 103 01AC Human Origins and Variation TH 10:00AM 10:50AM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 130 01AC Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle M 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst

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Spring 2019 Category 2: Mechanisms of Disease Transmission

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2019
Subj Abbr Course # Sect #sort ascending Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
BIO 132 D04 CELLS,PHYSIOLOGY & DEVELOPMENT Michael Barresi Th 03:00-03:50 Smith College
BIO 132 D03 CELLS,PHYSIOLOGY & DEVELOPMENT Michael Barresi Th 04:00-04:50 Smith College
BIO 230 D03 GENOMES & GENETIC ANALYSIS Samantha Torquato; Steven Williams W 02:40-03:30 Smith College
BIO 132 D02 CELLS,PHYSIOLOGY & DEVELOPMENT Michael Barresi W 02:40-03:30 Smith College
BIO 230 D02 GENOMES & GENETIC ANALYSIS Samantha Torquato; Steven Williams T 01:00-01:50 Smith College
BIO 132 D01 CELLS,PHYSIOLOGY & DEVELOPMENT Michael Barresi W 01:40-02:30 Smith College
BIO 230 D01 GENOMES & GENETIC ANALYSIS Samantha Torquato; Steven Williams M 01:10-02:00 Smith 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
PUBHLTH 160 05 My Body, My Health Daniel Gerber M W 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
NURSING 398G 05 Psych-Mental Health Nrsg:Pract 1:00AM 1:00AM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 160 04 My Body, My Health Andrea Ayvazian TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
NURSING 398G 04 Psych-Mental Health Nrsg:Pract Helen Murphy 1:00AM 1:00AM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 130 03AB Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle F 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 130 03AA Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle W 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 130 03 Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle Claire Norton M W F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 160 03 My Body, My Health Andrea Ayvazian TU TH 4:00PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
NURSING 398G 03 Psych-Mental Health Nrsg:Pract Stephen Zombil 1:00AM 1:00AM UMass Amherst
KIN 110 02AD Human Performance & Nutrition F 1:25PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
KIN 110 02AC Human Performance & Nutrition F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst

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Spring 2019 Category 3: Population Health and Disease

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2019
Subj Abbr Course # Sect #sort ascending Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
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
HUMANDEV 270 03 Child Development Scott Greenspan TU TH 8:30AM 9:45AM UMass Amherst
KIN 110 02AD Human Performance & Nutrition F 1:25PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
KIN 110 02AC Human Performance & Nutrition F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
KIN 110 02AB Human Performance & Nutrition TU 2:30PM 3:20PM UMass Amherst
KIN 110 02AA Human Performance & Nutrition W 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
HUMANDEV 270 02 Child Development Jeanne Brunner TU TH 1:00PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
KIN 110 02 Human Performance & Nutrition Gayatri Guhanarayan TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM UMass Amherst
NRC 185 02 SustainbleLivng:Solutions/21st Lena Fletcher TU TH 4:00PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 572 02 Community Nutrition Lorraine Cordeiro TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 301 02 Princ of Comm Health Education Jya Plavin TU TH 4:00PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
KIN 110 01AD Human Performance & Nutrition TH 1:00PM 1:50PM UMass Amherst
KIN 110 01AC Human Performance & Nutrition TU 10:00AM 10:50AM UMass Amherst
KIN 110 01AB Human Performance & Nutrition M 4:00PM 4:50PM UMass Amherst
KIN 110 01AA Human Performance & Nutrition M 2:30PM 3:20PM UMass Amherst
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
ANTHRO 208 01 Human Ecology Ventura Perez TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM UMass Amherst

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Spring 2019 Category 4: Ethics, Policy and Practice

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2019
Subj Abbr Course # Sect #sort ascending Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
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
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
PUBHLTH 160 05 My Body, My Health Daniel Gerber M W 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 312 05 Writing In Biology Norman Johnson M W 4:00PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
PHIL 164 05 Medical Ethics Keehyuk Nahm TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 160 04 My Body, My Health Andrea Ayvazian TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 312 04 Writing In Biology Akiko Okusu W F 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
PHIL 164 04 Medical Ethics Lu Chen 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
BIOLOGY 312 03 Writing In Biology Caralyn Zehnder M W 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
ENG 118 03 COLLOQUIA IN WRITING: HUMOR Peter Sapira TTh 09:00-10:20 Smith College
PHIL 164 03 Medical Ethics Wolodymyr Wirchnianski M W F 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 160 02 My Body, My Health Andrea Ayvazian TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
AMST 215 02 The Embodied Self Wendy Bergoffen MWF 11:00AM-11:50AM Amherst College
BIOLOGY 312 02 Writing In Biology Steven Brewer F 1:25PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 372 02 Writing in Nutrition Nicole Goldstein TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
ENG 118 02 COLLOQUIA IN WRITING: LIBRARY David Katz TTh 10:30-11:50 Smith College
PHIL 164 02 Medical Ethics Timothy Charles Juvshik M W F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst

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Spring 2019 Category 5: Research, Design and Analysis

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2019
Subj Abbr Course # Sect #sort ascending Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
ECO 220 L03 INTRO STATS & ECONOMETRICS T 03:00-04:20 Smith College
ECO 220 L02 INTRO STATS & ECONOMETRICS T 01:00-02:20 Smith College
MTH 220 L02 INTRO/PROBABILITY/STATISTICS Jennifer Smetzer T 03:00-04:50 Smith College
PSY 201 L02 STAT METHOD/UNDERGRAD RESEARCH Jennifer Smetzer Th 03:00-04:20 Smith College
NSC 230 L01 EXPERMNTL METHODS/NEUROSCIENCE Mary Harrington; Narendra Pathak T 01:00-03:50 Smith College
ECO 220 L01 INTRO STATS & ECONOMETRICS T 10:30-11:50 Smith College
MTH 220 L01 INTRO/PROBABILITY/STATISTICS Jennifer Smetzer T 01:00-02:50 Smith College
PSY 201 L01 STAT METHOD/UNDERGRAD RESEARCH Jennifer Smetzer Th 01:00-02:20 Smith College
NS 0265 1 Statistics Brian Schultz 10:30AM-11:50AM M;10:30AM-11:50AM W Hampshire College
RES-ECON 212 07 Intro Stats/Soc Sci Wayne-Roy Gayle TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
RES-ECON 212 05 Intro Stats/Soc Sci Wayne-Roy Gayle W 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
STAT 135 04 Intro to Stat Modeling The Department TTH 02:30PM-03:50PM; F 12:00PM-12:50PM Amherst College
RES-ECON 212 04 Intro Stats/Soc Sci Wayne-Roy Gayle TU 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
STAT 135 03 Intro to Stat Modeling The Department MW 01:00PM-01:50PM; TH 01:00PM-02:20PM Amherst College
PSY 202 03 INTRO TO RESEARCH METHODS Benita Jackson TTh 01:00-02:20 Smith College
STAT 140 03 Intro Ideas/Applic Statistics Daniel Kelleher TTH 11:30AM-12:45PM;F 08:30AM-09:20AM Mount Holyoke College
STATISTC 240 02AJ Intro To Statistics M 5:30PM 6:20PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 02AG Intro To Statistics M 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 02AF Intro To Statistics M 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 02AE Intro To Statistics M 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst

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