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About CHS Courses

Download the ever-approved CHS course list (.xlsx).

Learn more about the five CHS certificate requirement categories.

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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
ANTHRO 103 01AB Human Origins and Variation TH 11:30AM 12:20PM UMass Amherst
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
EDC 235 01 CHILD & ADOL GROWTH & DEVELOPM Shannon Audley TTh 09:00-10:20 Smith College
ESS 250 01 NUTRITION AND HEALTH Barbara Brehm-Curtis TTh 10:30-11:50 Smith College
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
NS 0123 1 Human Variation Alan Goodman 12:30PM-01:50PM TU;12:30PM-01:50PM TH Hampshire College
NS 0233 1 Nutritional Anthropology Alan Goodman 01:00PM-02:20PM M;01:00PM-02:20PM W Hampshire College
NUTRITN 130H 01 Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle Zhenhua Liu TU TH 4:00PM 5:15PM 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 9:05AM 9:55AM 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
NUTRITN 130 01AE Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle M 2:30PM 3:20PM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 130 01AF Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle TH 2:30PM 3:20PM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 130 01AG Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle TH 10:00AM 10:50AM 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
BIOLOGY 572 01 Neurobiology Gerald Downes M W 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 283 02 General Genetics Kari Loomis M W F 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 583 01 Advanced Genetics Abigail Jensen TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
ESS 130 01 STRESS MANAGEMENT Erin Miller Th 01:00-02:30 Smith College
ESS 130 02 STRESS MANAGEMENT T 01:00-02:30 Smith College
ESS 140 01 HEALTH BEHAVIOR MW 01:10-02:30 Smith College
FOOD-SCI 567 01 Food Microbiology Lynne McLandsborough M W 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
FOOD-SCI 270 01 Biol. of Food in Human Health Yeonhwa Park TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
FOOD-SCI 567 01AA Food Microbiology F 12:20PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
KIN 270 01MR Anatomy & Physiology I F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
KIN 110 01AD Human Performance & Nutrition TU 10:00AM 10:50AM UMass Amherst
KIN 270 01 Anatomy & Physiology I TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
KIN 272 01 Anatomy and Physiology II M W 4:00PM 5:15PM 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

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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
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
MICROBIO 494CI 01 Obesity,Supplmnts,Microbiome Mitchell Walkowicz M W F 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
NRC 185 02 SustainbleLivng:Solutions/21st Max Dilthey TU TH 4:00PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
NS 0123 1 Human Variation Alan Goodman 12:30PM-01:50PM TU;12:30PM-01:50PM TH Hampshire College
NS 0233 1 Nutritional Anthropology Alan Goodman 01:00PM-02:20PM M;01:00PM-02:20PM W Hampshire College
NURSING 210 01 Human Development/Life Cycle TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM 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
PSYCH 365 01 Psychology Of Aging Bruna Martins TU TH 4:00PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
PSYCH 391ZZ 01 S-Psych of the GLB Experience John Bickford M W F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 490W 01 Water, Culture & Public Health Timothy Ford TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 497F 01 ST- Food Justice Molly Totman TU TH 8:30AM 9:45AM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 301 01 Princ of Comm Health Education Lisa Wexler M W 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
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
SOCIOL 242 01 Drugs & Society TU TH 8:30AM 9:45AM UMass Amherst
SWAG 210 01 Anthro. of Sexuality Sahar Sadjadi TTH 11:30AM-12:50PM Amherst College

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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
NURSING 317 01AB Writing in Nursing Ethics M 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
NURSING 317 01AD Writing in Nursing Ethics M 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 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
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
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
PHIL 164 06 Medical Ethics Ryan Olsen TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM 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 260ME 01 Medical Ethics James Harold TTH 11:30AM-12:45PM Mount Holyoke College
PHIL 164 01AE Medical Ethics F 1:25PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst

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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
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
PSY 202 03 INTRO TO RESEARCH METHODS Randi Garcia MW 02:40-04:00 Smith College
PSY 202 04 INTRO TO RESEARCH METHODS TTh 01:00-02:20 Smith College
PSYC 122 01 Statis & Expermnt Design Matthew Schulkind MW 08:30AM-09:50AM; T 11:30AM-12:50PM Amherst College
PSYCH 201 01 Statistics Jared Schwartzer;Natasha Anderson MW 01:30PM-02:45PM;F 01:30PM-02:20PM Mount Holyoke College
PSYCH 391GE 01 S-Behav Genetics & Epigenetics Kirby Deater-Deckard TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 324 01 Epidemiology in Public Health TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 223 01 Intro/Biostats for PUBHLTH Scott Chasan-Taber M W F 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 324 02 Epidemiology in Public Health Brittany Rosen TU TH 4:00PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
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
SDS 390 01 T- ANALYSIS OF SOCIAL NETWORKS Miles Ott MW 02:40-04:00 Smith College
STAT 140 02 Intro Ideas/Applic Statistics Evan Ray MWF 01:30PM-02:45PM Mount Holyoke College
STAT 135 01 Intro to Stat Modeling The Department TTH 08:30AM-09:50AM; M 09:00AM-09:50AM Amherst College
STAT 135 02 Intro to Stat Modeling The Department M 12:30PM-01:50PM; T 11:30AM-12:50PM; F 01:00PM-01:50PM Amherst College

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