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 Abbrsort descending Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
BIOLOGY 564 01 Human Physiology Eric Bittman M W F 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 568 01 Endocrinology Robert Zoeller TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 106 01 Human Biology Judith Goodenough TU TH 1:00PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 285 01 Cellular & Molecular Biology Laura Francis M W F 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 283 01 General Genetics Elsbeth Walker M W F 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
BIOLOGY 285 02 Cellular & Molecular Biology Abigail Jensen M W F 1:25PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
CHM 357 01 SELECT TOPICS IN BIOCHEMISTRY David Bickar W 07:00-10:00 Smith College
EGR 373 01 SEM: SKELETAL BIOMECHANICS Borjana Mikic TTh 10:30-11:50 Smith College
ESS 140 01 HEALTH BEHAVIOR Karen Riska MW 01:10-02:30 Smith College
FOOD-SCI 797E 01 ST-Bioactive Food Components Yeonhwa Park TU TH 1:00PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
FOOD-SCI 567 01 Food Microbiology Lynne McLandsborough M W 1:25PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
FOOD-SCI 270 01 Biol. of Food in Human Health Yeonhwa Park TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM UMass Amherst
KIN 272 01LQ Anatomy and Physiology II TU 10:00AM 10:50AM UMass Amherst
KIN 440 01 Wellness for All Frank Rife M W F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
KIN 272 01LR Anatomy and Physiology II W 1:25PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
KIN 270 01 Anatomy & Physiology I Jennifer Gordon M W F 8:00AM 8:50AM UMass Amherst
KIN 272 01LS Anatomy and Physiology II W 2:30PM 3:20PM UMass Amherst
KIN 272 01 Anatomy and Physiology II Jennifer Gordon M W F 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
KIN 272 01LU Anatomy and Physiology II W 4:00PM 4:50PM UMass Amherst
KIN 272 01LV Anatomy and Physiology II TH 2:30PM 3:20PM UMass Amherst

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Category 3: Population, Health, and Disease

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2014
Subj Abbrsort descending Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
KIN 110 01AK Human Performance & Nutrition TH 10:00AM 10:50AM UMass Amherst
NS 0320 1 Agriculture, Food and Health Elizabeth Conlisk 10:30AM-11:50AM T,TH Hampshire College
NURSING 210 01 Human Development/Life Cycle Mary King TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
NURSING 210 02 Human Development/Life Cycle Lisa Chiodo TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 603 01 Prin Of Group Dynmcs Lisa Wexler W 4:00PM 6:30PM UMass Amherst
SOC 219 01 MEDICAL SOCIOLOGY Eeva Sointu TTh 09:00-10:20 Smith College
SOC 329 01 SEM: SOCIOLOGY OF THE BODY Eeva Sointu Th 03:00-04:50 Smith College
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 Abbrsort descending Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
PUBHLTH 160 01AG My Body, My Health F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 160 01BB My Body, My Health F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 160 01BC My Body, My Health F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 160 01BD My Body, My Health F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 160 01BE My Body, My Health F 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 160 01BF My Body, My Health 1:00AM 1:00AM 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
PUBHLTH 160 02 My Body, My Health Daniel Gerber;Laura Fries M W 2:30PM 3:20PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 160 02AA My Body, My Health F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 160 03 My Body, My Health Daniel Gerber;Laura Fries M W 2:30PM 3:20PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 160 03AA My Body, My Health F 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 726 01 Health Economics&Reimbursement Rosa Rodriguez-Monguio TU 4:00PM 6:30PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 525 01 Ethical Iss In Pubhl David Buchanan M W 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 129 02 Health Care For All TU TH 1:00PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 160 01AA My Body, My Health F 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 160 01AB My Body, My Health F 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst

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Category 5: Research Design and Analysis

Semester: 
Fall
Year: 
2014
Subj Abbrsort descending Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
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
STATISTC 240 01 Intro To Statistics Joanna Jeneralczuk TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
STATISTC 240 02 Intro To Statistics Joanna Jeneralczuk TU TH 1:00PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
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

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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.