Five College Program in Culture, Health, and Science

Courses

View the list of ever-approved courses as well as  a document of Spring 2013 courses and  Fall 2012 courses listed by category AND school.

The courses below have been approved for one or more categories of the CHS certificate. If you don't see a course that you believe should be listed, please notify us. We will review the course description and contact the instructor for input and permission. In general, a CHS course should have at least 30% of its content devoted to topics in human health.

Course information is updated throughout the April 2014 pre-registration period.


Category 2: Mechanisms of Disease Transmission

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2014
Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institutionsort descending
BCH 352 01 BIOCHEM II: BIOCHEM DYNAMICS Elizabeth Jamieson TTh 09:00-10:20 Smith College
BIO 510 0 ADV STUDIES MOLECULAR BIOLOGY Smith College
BIO 530 0 ADV STUDIES IN MICROBIOLOGY Smith College
BIO 202 01 CELL BIOLOGY Stylianos Scordilis MTWF 08:00-08:50 Smith College
BIO 150 01 CELLS,PHYSIOLOGY & DEVELOPMENT Nathan Derr; Danielle Ignace TTh 10:30-11:50 Smith College
BIO 152 01 GENETICS,EVOLUTION & MOLECULAR Robert Merritt TTh 09:00-10:20 Smith College
BIO 152 D01 GENETICS,EVOL & MOLECULAR BIO Robert Merritt Th 01:00-01:50 Smith College
BIOLOGY 283 01 General Genetics Elsbeth Walker M W F 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
KIN 270 01LS Anatomy & Physiology I TU 4:00PM 4:50PM UMass Amherst
KIN 270 01LU Anatomy & Physiology I W 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 285 02 Cellular & Molecular Biology Abigail Jensen M W F 1:25PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
KIN 270 01LV Anatomy & Physiology I W 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
MICROBIO 310 01 General Microbiology Mitchell Walkowicz;Yasu Morita M W F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
KIN 270 01LW Anatomy & Physiology I TH 8:30AM 9:20AM UMass Amherst
MICROBIO 160 01 Biology of Cancer and AIDS Shannon Compton M W F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
KIN 270 01LX Anatomy & Physiology I TH 10:00AM 10:50AM UMass Amherst
MICROBIO 160 02 Biology of Cancer and AIDS Mitchell Walkowicz M W F 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
KIN 270 01LZ Anatomy & Physiology I TH 1:00PM 1:50PM UMass Amherst
MICROBIO 320 01 Infectious Disease and Defense Wilmore Webley;Michele Klingbeil TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
KIN 270 01ML Anatomy & Physiology I TH 1:00PM 1:50PM UMass Amherst

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Category 3: Population, Health, and Disease

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2014
Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institutionsort descending
KIN 110 01AG Human Performance & Nutrition W 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
KIN 110 01AJ Human Performance & Nutrition Barry Braun W 1:25PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
KIN 110 01AK Human Performance & Nutrition TH 10:00AM 10:50AM UMass Amherst
KIN 110 01BA Human Performance & Nutrition TH 11:30AM 12:20PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 603 01 Prin Of Group Dynmcs Lisa Wexler W 4:00PM 6:30PM UMass Amherst
NURSING 210 01 Human Development/Life Cycle Mary King TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
FOOD-SCI 101 01 Food And Health Hang Xiao TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
SOCIOL 442 01 Sociology of Medicine Dan Clawson M W 5:30PM 6:45PM UMass Amherst
SOCIOL 481 01 Sociology of Mental Health Richard Tessler M W 4:00PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst

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Category 4: Ethics, Policy, and Practice

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2014
Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institutionsort descending
PHIL 164 06 Medical Ethics TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 160 01BA My Body, My Health F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
COMM 319 01 Health Communication Cynthia Suopis W 4:00PM 6:45PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 160 01AG My Body, My Health F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 312 01 Writing In Biology Steven Brewer W 1:25PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 160 01BB My Body, My Health F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 312 02 Writing In Biology Judith Goodenough W 2:30PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 160 01BC My Body, My Health F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 312 03 Writing In Biology Christiane Meyer TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 160 01BD My Body, My Health F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 312 04 Writing In Biology Norman Johnson M 2:30PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 160 01BE My Body, My Health F 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 312 05 Writing In Biology Judith Goodenough TH 2:30PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 160 01BF My Body, My Health 1:00AM 1:00AM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 391C 01 S-Writing in Nutrition Reed Mangels TU TH 4:00PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 160 04 My Body, My Health Daniel Gerber;Laura Fries M W 2:30PM 3:20PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 129 01 Health Care For All Michael Begay TU TH 4:00PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 160 01 My Body, My Health Daniel Gerber;Laura Fries M W 2:30PM 3:20PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 160 01AE My Body, My Health F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 160 01AJ My Body, My Health F 8:00AM 8:50AM UMass Amherst

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Category 5: Research Design and Analysis

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2014
Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institutionsort descending
STATISTC 240 01AA Intro To Statistics M 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 01AB Intro To Statistics M 1:25PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 01AC Intro To Statistics M 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 01AD Intro To Statistics M 1:25PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 01AE Intro To Statistics M 5:30PM 6:20PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 01AF Intro To Statistics M 2:30PM 3:20PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 01AG Intro To Statistics M 2:30PM 3:20PM 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 5:30PM 6:20PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 02AE Intro To Statistics W 2:30PM 3:20PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 02AF Intro To Statistics W 4:40PM 5:30PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 02AG Intro To Statistics W 4:40PM 5:30PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 01AJ Intro To Statistics M 5:30PM 6:20PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 02AJ Intro To Statistics W 2:30PM 3:20PM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 02AA Intro To Statistics W 3:35PM 4:25PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 540 01 Intro Biostatistics M W F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 324 01 Epidemiology in Public Health Sofija Zagarins TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst

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Above image: Mary S. Gove, "Lectures to Ladies on Anatomy and Physiology." Boston, 1842. National Library of Medicine

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Please direct any feedback regarding this course list to Sarah Lince, the Five College Academic Programs Coordinator.