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 # Sect # Course Titlesort descending Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
PSYCH 222 01 Abnormal Psych: Clinical Pers John Tawa MW 09:30AM-10:45AM Mount Holyoke College
PSY 150 01 ABNORMAL PSYCHOLOGY TTh 09:00-10:20 Smith College
EDC 235 01 CHILD & ADOL GROWTH & DEVELOPM Shannon Audley TTh 09:00-10:20 Smith College
PSYC 364 01 Child & Adolescent Psych Julia McQuade TH 01:00PM-03:30PM Amherst 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
SWAG 410 01 Epidemics and Society Sahar Sadjadi W 02:00PM-04:30PM Amherst College
ANTHRO 394EI 01 Evolutionary Medicine Lynnette Sievert M W F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
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
ANTHRO 494BI 01 Global Bodies Elizabeth Krause TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 100 01 Human Nature Ge Jian M W 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 100 02 Human Nature M W F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 100 01AA Human Nature TH 8:30AM 9:20AM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 100 01AB Human Nature TH 10:10AM 10:50AM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 100 01AC Human Nature TH 11:30AM 12:20PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 100 01AD Human Nature F 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 100 01AE Human Nature F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 100 01AF Human Nature F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 103 01BA Human Origins and Variation F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst

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Fall 2018 Category 2: Mechanisms of Disease Transmission

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2018
Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Titlesort descending Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
PSYCH 222 01 Abnormal Psych: Clinical Pers John Tawa MW 09:30AM-10:45AM Mount Holyoke College
PSYCH 380 01 Abnormal Psychology Richard Halgin TU TH 8:30AM 9:45AM UMass Amherst
PSYCH 355 01 Adolescent Psych David Scherer TU TH 8:30AM 9:45AM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 583 01 Advanced Genetics Abigail Jensen TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
KIN 270 01 Anatomy & Physiology I TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
KIN 270 01LL Anatomy & Physiology I M 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
KIN 270 01LM Anatomy & Physiology I M 2:30PM 3:20PM UMass Amherst
KIN 270 01LN Anatomy & Physiology I TU 2:30PM 3:20PM UMass Amherst
KIN 270 01LQ Anatomy & Physiology I W 8:00AM 8:50AM UMass Amherst
KIN 270 01LR Anatomy & Physiology I W 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
KIN 270 01LS Anatomy & Physiology I W 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
KIN 270 01LU Anatomy & Physiology I TH 2:30PM 3:20PM UMass Amherst
KIN 270 01LV Anatomy & Physiology I F 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
KIN 270 01LW Anatomy & Physiology I F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
KIN 270 01LX Anatomy & Physiology I F 8:00AM 8:50AM UMass Amherst
KIN 270 01LZ Anatomy & Physiology I TH 1:00PM 1:50PM UMass Amherst
KIN 270 01MM Anatomy & Physiology I TH 11:30AM 12:20PM UMass Amherst
KIN 270 01MR Anatomy & Physiology I F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
KIN 272 01 Anatomy and Physiology II M W 4:00PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
KIN 272 01LL Anatomy and Physiology II M 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst

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Fall 2018 Category 3: Population Health and Disease

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2018
Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Titlesort descending Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
BIOL 181 01 Adaptation & Organism Ethan Clotfelter, Sarah Goodwin, Michael Hood MWF 10:00AM-10:50AM Amherst College
SWAG 210 01 Anthro. of Sexuality Sahar Sadjadi TTH 11:30AM-12:50PM Amherst College
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
HUMANDEV 270 03 Child Development Mariya Ivanova M W 10:10AM 11:25AM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 572 01 Community Nutrition Lindiwe Sibeko TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
ANTH 238 01 Culture, Race, Health Haile Cole MW 02:30PM-03:50PM Amherst College
SOCIOL 242 01 Drugs & Society TU TH 8:30AM 9:45AM UMass Amherst
SWAG 410 01 Epidemics and Society Sahar Sadjadi W 02:00PM-04:30PM Amherst College
PUBHLTH 324 01 Epidemiology in Public Health 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
ANTHRO 394EI 01 Evolutionary Medicine Lynnette Sievert M W F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
HPP 583 01 Global Health in Dev World Krishna Poudel TH 4:00PM 6:30PM UMass Amherst
NURSING 210 01 Human Development/Life Cycle TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
ANTHRO 208 01 Human Ecology Thomas Leatherman M W 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 Abbr Course # Sect # Course Titlesort descending Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
CSI 0238 1 Beyond the Population Bomb Anne Hendrixson 01:00PM-03:50PM M Hampshire College
ANTH 238 01 Culture, Race, Health Haile Cole MW 02:30PM-03:50PM Amherst College
SOCIOL 242 01 Drugs & Society TU TH 8:30AM 9:45AM UMass Amherst
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
FOOD-SCI 590A 01 Food Science Policy Fergus Clydesdale M 5:30PM 7:45PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 129 02 Health Care For All Tai Spargo TU TH 1:00PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 129 01 Health Care For All Michael Begay TU TH 4:00PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
COMM 319 01 Health Communication Devon Greyson TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
SPN 250 01 IBERIAN CULTURAL HISTORY Ibtissam Bouachrine TTh 03:00-04:50 Smith College
ECON 212 01 Inequality Jessica Reyes MW 12:30PM-01:50PM Amherst College
PSYCH 480 01 Intellectual Disability: Cncpt David Tobin W 4:00PM 6:30PM UMass Amherst
HPP 620 01 Intro to US Health Care System David Chin TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM 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
PHIL 164 07 Medical Ethics Keehyuk Nahm TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM UMass Amherst
PHIL 164 01 Medical Ethics Sophie Horowitz M W 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
PHIL 164 02 Medical Ethics TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
PHIL 164 04 Medical Ethics M W F 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
PHIL 164 05 Medical Ethics Justis Koon TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM UMass Amherst

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Fall 2018 Category 5: Research, Design and Analysis

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2018
Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Titlesort descending Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
PUBHLTH 324 01 Epidemiology in Public Health 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
NSC 230 L01 EXPERMNTL METHDS IN NSC LAB Beth Powell F 01:10-04:00 Smith College
NSC 230 01 EXPERMNTL METHODS/NEUROSCIENCE Beth Powell TTh 10:30-11:50 Smith College
COMSC 151MD 01 Intro CS: Comp. in Medicine Janet Slocum MW 11:00AM-12:15PM Mount Holyoke College
STAT 140 01 Intro Ideas/Applic Statistics Andrea Foulkes MW 09:30AM-10:45AM;F 09:30AM-10:20AM Mount Holyoke College
STAT 140 02 Intro Ideas/Applic Statistics Evan Ray MWF 01:30PM-02:45PM Mount Holyoke College
STAT 140 03 Intro Ideas/Applic Statistics Jordan Tirrell MWF 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
RES-ECON 212 01 Intro Stats/Soc Sci Wayne-Roy Gayle M 4:00PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
RES-ECON 212 02 Intro Stats/Soc Sci Wayne-Roy Gayle TU 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
RES-ECON 212 03 Intro Stats/Soc Sci Wayne-Roy Gayle TU 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
RES-ECON 212 04 Intro Stats/Soc Sci Wayne-Roy Gayle W 4:00PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
RES-ECON 212 05 Intro Stats/Soc Sci Wayne-Roy Gayle TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
RES-ECON 212 06 Intro Stats/Soc Sci Wayne-Roy Gayle TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
PSY 202 01 INTRO TO RESEARCH METHODS MW 01:10-02:30 Smith College
PSY 202 02 INTRO TO RESEARCH METHODS Lauren Duncan MW 02:40-04:00 Smith College

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