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 Abbrsort descending Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
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
ANTHR 216HP 01 Feminist Health Politics Jacquelyne Luce TTH 01:30PM-02:45PM Mount Holyoke College
ANTHR 316EG 01 Reproductive and Genetic Tech Jacquelyne Luce F 01:30PM-04:20PM Mount Holyoke College
ANTHRO 100 01AD Human Nature F 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 103 01AD Human Origins and Variation TH 2:30PM 3:20PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 100 01AE Human Nature F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 103 01AE Human Origins and Variation TH 4:00PM 4:50PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 100 01AF Human Nature F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 103 01AF Human Origins and Variation TH 5:30PM 6:20PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 103 01AJ Human Origins and Variation F 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 100 01 Human Nature Ge Jian M W 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 394EI 01 Evolutionary Medicine Lynnette Sievert M W F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 103 01AK Human Origins and Variation F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 100 02 Human Nature M W F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
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 103 01BA Human Origins and Variation F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 103 01BB Human Origins and Variation F 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 103 01 Human Origins and Variation Sarah Reedy M W 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst

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Fall 2018 Category 2: Mechanisms of Disease Transmission

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2018
Subj Abbrsort descending Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
ANTHRO 394EI 01 Evolutionary Medicine Lynnette Sievert M W F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 208 01 Human Ecology Thomas Leatherman M W F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
BCH 352 01 BIOCHEM II: BIOCHEM DYNAMICS David Bickar TTh 09:00-10:20 Smith College
BIO 132 01 CELLS,PHYSIOLOGY & DEVELOPMENT Christine White-Ziegler TTh 10:30-11:50 Smith College
BIO 132 D01 CELLS,PHYSIOLOGY & DEVLPM DISC Christine White-Ziegler T 03:00-03:50 Smith College
BIO 132 D02 CELLS,PHYSIOLOGY & DEVLPMN DIS Christine White-Ziegler T 04:00-04:50 Smith College
BIO 132 D03 CELLS,PHYSIOLOGY & DEVLPMN DIS Christine White-Ziegler W 01:40-02:30 Smith College
BIO 132 D04 CELLS,PHYSIOLOGY & DEVLPMN DIS Christine White-Ziegler W 02:40-03:30 Smith College
BIO 202 01 CELL BIOLOGY Stylianos Scordilis MWF 09:00-10:20 Smith College
BIOL 221 01 Developmental Biology Katerina Ragkousi TTH 10:00AM-11:20AM Amherst College
BIOL 230 01 Cell and Molecular Biology Amy Camp;Rebeccah Lijek;Alivia Price;Justyne Ogdahl MWF 11:00AM-12:15PM Mount Holyoke College
BIOL 333 01 Neurobiology Andre White MW 09:30AM-10:45AM Mount Holyoke College
BIOL 191 01 Molecules, Genes & Cells Marc Edwards, Julia Emerson, Alexandra Purdy MW 10:00AM-10:50AM Amherst College
BIOLOGY 559 02 Cellular & Molecular BiologyII Lillian Fritz-Laylin M W F 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 568 01 Endocrinology Robert Zoeller TU TH 1:00PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 572 02 Neurobiology M W F 1:25PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 285 01 Cellular & Molecular Biology Laura Francis M W F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 283 01 General Genetics Elsbeth Walker M W F 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 580 01 Developmental Biology Madelaine Bartlett TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 559 01 Cellular & Molecular BiologyII Jeffrey Laney TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst

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Fall 2018 Category 3: Population Health and Disease

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2018
Subj Abbrsort descending Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
ANTH 238 01 Culture, Race, Health Haile Cole MW 02:30PM-03:50PM Amherst College
ANTH 339 01 The Anthropology of Food Deborah Gewertz T 01:00PM-03:30PM Amherst College
ANTHR 316EG 01 Reproductive and Genetic Tech Jacquelyne Luce F 01:30PM-04:20PM Mount Holyoke College
ANTHRO 394EI 01 Evolutionary Medicine Lynnette Sievert M W F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 208 01 Human Ecology Thomas Leatherman M W F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 313 01 Nutritional Anth Thomas Leatherman M W 4:00PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
BIOL 181 01 Adaptation & Organism Ethan Clotfelter, Sarah Goodwin, Michael Hood MWF 10:00AM-10:50AM Amherst College
HPP 583 01 Global Health in Dev World Krishna Poudel TH 4:00PM 6:30PM UMass Amherst
HUMANDEV 270 03 Child Development Mariya Ivanova M W 10:10AM 11:25AM UMass Amherst
HUMANDEV 270 01 Child Development Jeanne Brunner TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
HUMANDEV 270 04 Child Development Claire Hamilton TU TH 1:00PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
IDP 320 01 SEM:GLOBAL LEARNING WOMNS HLTH Leslie Jaffe T 07:30-09:30 Smith College
KIN 110 02AB Human Performance & Nutrition TU 2:30PM 3:20PM UMass Amherst
KIN 110 02AC Human Performance & Nutrition F 1:25PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
KIN 110 02AD Human Performance & Nutrition F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
KIN 110 01 Human Performance & Nutrition Gayatri Guhanarayan M W 8:30AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
KIN 110 01AA Human Performance & Nutrition TH 1:00PM 1:50PM UMass Amherst
KIN 110 01AB Human Performance & Nutrition M 2:30PM 3:20PM UMass Amherst
KIN 110 01AC Human Performance & Nutrition M 4:00PM 4:50PM UMass Amherst
KIN 110 01AD Human Performance & Nutrition TU 10:00AM 10:50AM UMass Amherst

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Fall 2018 Category 4: Ethics, Policy and Practice

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2018
Subj Abbrsort descending Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
ANT 342 01 SEM: BIOPOWER, BIOPOLITICS Suzanne Gottschang T 01:00-02:50 Smith College
ANTH 238 01 Culture, Race, Health Haile Cole MW 02:30PM-03:50PM Amherst College
ANTHR 216HP 01 Feminist Health Politics Jacquelyne Luce TTH 01:30PM-02:45PM Mount Holyoke College
ANTHR 316EG 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
CSI 0238 1 Beyond the Population Bomb Anne Hendrixson 01:00PM-03:50PM M Hampshire College
ECON 212 01 Inequality Jessica Reyes MW 12:30PM-01:50PM Amherst College
ENGL 207MG 01 Sci Writing:Imagining Illness Sarah Sutherland MW 09:30AM-10:45AM Mount Holyoke College
FOOD-SCI 590A 01 Food Science Policy Fergus Clydesdale M 5:30PM 7:45PM UMass Amherst
GNDST 241HP 01 Feminist Health Politics Jacquelyne Luce TTH 01:30PM-02:45PM Mount Holyoke College
GNDST 333EG 01 Reproductive and Genetic Tech Jacquelyne Luce F 01:30PM-04:20PM Mount Holyoke College
HISTORY 180 01 Western Sci&Tech I Brian Ogilvie M W 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
HISTORY 180 01AA Western Sci&Tech I F 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
HISTORY 180 01AB Western Sci&Tech I F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
HISTORY 180 01AC Western Sci&Tech I F 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
HISTORY 397RR 01 ST-Hist/ReproductiveRightsLaw Jennifer Nye TU TH 1:00PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
HPP 524 01 Intro/Health Politics & Policy Michael Begay TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
HPP 590M 01 Mass Incarceration & PubHealth Melody Slashinski TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
HPP 620 01 Intro to US Health Care System David Chin TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
NSC 312 01 SEM: GENERAL ANESTHESIA Adam Hall Th 01:00-02:50 Smith College

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Fall 2018 Category 5: Research, Design and Analysis

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2018
Subj Abbrsort descending Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
ANTHRO 803 01 Research in Physical Anthro 1:00AM 1:00AM UMass Amherst
COMSC 151MD 01 Intro CS: Comp. in Medicine Janet Slocum MW 11:00AM-12:15PM Mount Holyoke College
ECO 220 01 INTRO STATS & ECONOMETRICS Mariyana Zapryanova TTh 10:30-11:50 Smith College
ECO 220 L01 INTRO STATS & ECONOMETRICS LAB Mariyana Zapryanova W 11:00-12:10 Smith College
ECO 220 L02 INTRO STATS & ECONOMETRICS LAB Mariyana Zapryanova W 01:10-02:30 Smith College
ECO 220 L03 INTRO STATS & ECONOMETRICS LAB Mariyana Zapryanova W 02:40-04:00 Smith College
MTH 220 L05 INTRO/PROBABILITY/STAT LAB T 09:00-10:20 Smith College
MTH 220 L06 INTRO/PROBABILITY/STAT LAB Th 09:00-10:20 Smith College
MTH 220 01 INTRO/PROBABILITY/STATISTICS Katherine Halvorsen MWF 09:00-10:20 Smith College
MTH 220 02 INTRO/PROBABILITY/STATISTICS Lu Lu MWF 11:00-12:10 Smith College
MTH 220 03 INTRO/PROBABILITY/STATISTICS Albert Kim MWF 01:10-02:30 Smith College
MTH 220 L01 INTRO/PROBABILITY/STAT LAB Katherine Halvorsen T 01:00-02:20 Smith College
MTH 220 L02 INTRO/PROBABILITY/STAT LAB Katherine Halvorsen T 03:00-04:20 Smith College
MTH 220 L03 INTRO/PROBABILITY/STAT LAB Th 01:00-02:20 Smith College
MTH 220 L04 INTRO/PROBABILITY/STAT LAB Th 03:00-04:20 Smith College
NSC 230 01 EXPERMNTL METHODS/NEUROSCIENCE Beth Powell TTh 10:30-11:50 Smith College
NSC 230 L01 EXPERMNTL METHDS IN NSC LAB Beth Powell F 01:10-04:00 Smith College
PSY 201 01 STAT METHOD/UNDERGRAD RESEARCH Katherine Clemans MW 01:10-02:30 Smith College
PSY 201 L01 STAT METHOD/UNDERGR RESRCH LAB T 01:00-02:20 Smith College
PSY 201 L02 STAT METHOD/UNDERGR RESRCH LAB T 03:00-04:20 Smith College

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