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Five College Program in Culture, Health, and Science

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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.


Spring 2016 Category 1: Biocultural Approaches

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Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
NUTRITN 130 04AB Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle TH 8:30AM 9:45AM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 130 04AC Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle W 8:00AM 8:50AM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 130H 01 Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle Melissa Brown TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 320 01 Principles of Pub Hth Practice Aixa Perez-Caraballo TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 320 04 Principles of Pub Hth Practice Serena Houghton TU TH 8:30AM 9:45AM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 320 05 Principles of Pub Hth Practice Laura Fries TU TH 4:00PM 5:15PM UMass Amherst
PUBHLTH 324 01 Epidemiology in Public Health Cristina Huebner Torres TU TH 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst
WOMENSST 285 01 Intro to Biology of Difference Laura Briggs M W 2:30PM 3:45PM UMass Amherst

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Spring 2016 Category 2: Mechanisms of Disease Transmission

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Subj Abbr Course # Sect # Course Title Instructor(s) Meeting Times Institution
KIN 272 01LU Anatomy and Physiology II W 1:25PM 2:15PM UMass Amherst
KIN 272 01LV Anatomy and Physiology II W 2:30PM 3:20PM UMass Amherst
KIN 272 01LW Anatomy and Physiology II F 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst
KIN 272 01LX Anatomy and Physiology II F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
KIN 272 01LZ Anatomy and Physiology II F 12:20PM 1:10PM UMass Amherst
KIN 272 01MN Anatomy and Physiology II W 8:00AM 8:50AM UMass Amherst
KIN 440 01 Wellness for All Patty Freedson TU 8:30AM 9:45AM UMass Amherst
KIN 440 01AA Wellness for All W 9:05AM 10:20AM UMass Amherst
KIN 440 01AB Wellness for All TH 8:30AM 9:45AM UMass Amherst
MICROBIO 160 01 Biology of Cancer and AIDS Mitchell Walkowicz M W F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
MICROBIO 160 02 Biology of Cancer and AIDS Heather Reed M W F 9:05AM 9:55AM UMass Amherst
MICROBIO 310 01 General Microbiology Heather Reed;Klaus Nusslein M W F 11:15AM 12:05PM UMass Amherst
NRC 126 01 Insects & Human Society Roy Vandriesche TU TH 11:30AM 12:45PM UMass Amherst
NURSING 398G 01 Psych-Mental Health Nrsg:Pract Maud Low 1:00AM 1:00AM UMass Amherst
NURSING 398G 02 Psych-Mental Health Nrsg:Pract Maud Low;Johanna Kolodziej 1:00AM 1:00AM UMass Amherst
NURSING 398G 03 Psych-Mental Health Nrsg:Pract Maud Low;Tina Jacques 1:00AM 1:00AM UMass Amherst
NURSING 398G 04 Psych-Mental Health Nrsg:Pract Maud Low;Suzanne Lavallee 1:00AM 1:00AM UMass Amherst
NURSING 398G 05 Psych-Mental Health Nrsg:Pract Maud Low;Karen Carpenter 1:00AM 1:00AM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 130 01 Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle Claire Norton TU TH 10:00AM 11:15AM UMass Amherst
NUTRITN 130 01AA Nutrition/Healthy Lifestyle M 10:10AM 11:00AM UMass Amherst

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Spring 2016 Category 3: Population Health and Disease

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Spring 2016 Category 4: Ethics, Policy and Practice

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Spring 2016 Category 5: Research, Design and Analysis

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