Online Courses in Irish Family History - Clans and Surnames  November - December 2017

Our Online courses will commence in November 2018. The courses explore Irish family history roots and teach learners how to trace Irish roots, find out about Irish origins and investigate ancestral connections. We have three courses, Basic, Intermediate and Advanced. The courses are of 5 weeks duration.

Basic course 'tracing your Irish ancestral legacies'

This course is 5 weeks in duration and commences in November 2018. All courses are online and explore and explain Irish family history. Lectures are in the form of documents, sound files and demonstration workshops.  Recommended Reading lists and articles are provided. An Online Forum of support is provided for each learner and telephone support is available as part of the learning package. Clear methods on how to overcome brick walls in research are emphasised. An evaluation of family history research with recommendations is provided on course completion.

November 13- Introduction to Irish Family History - Drawing your family tree

November 20 - Irish Clans and Surnames - Spaces and Places

November 27 - Understanding the Irish landscape - How to find your ancestors

December 4 -  Introduction to free Irish family history sources and paid subscriptions for your tree

December 11 - Journey conclusion - Putting your family tree together

 

Intermediate course - Tracing your irish ancestral legacies

This course is 5 weeks in duration and commences in November 2018. All courses are online and explore and explain Irish family history. at Intermediate level. Lectures are 2 hours long and supporting materials are in the form of documents, sound files and demonstration workshops.  Recommended Reading lists and articles are provided. Clear methods on how to overcome brick walls in research are emphasised.An Online Forum of support is provided for each learner and telephone support is available as part of the learning package.

November 13 - Introduction to Irish family history sources

November 20 - Land records - Understanding Census substitutes

November 27 - Mapping your ancestral legacies

December 4-  Nineteenth century Irish history - Civil Parishes and Catholic Parish records. 

December 11 - Journey conclusion - How to verify your sources

 

advanced course - tracing your irish ancestral legacies

This course is 5 weeks in duration and commences in November 2018. All courses are online and explore and explain Irish family history. at Intermediate level. Lectures are 2 hours long and supporting materials are in the form of documents, sound files and demonstration workshops.  Recommended Reading lists and articles are provided. Clear methods on how to overcome brick walls in research are emphasised.An Online Forum of support is provided for each learner and telephone support is available as part of the learning package.

November 13 - Introduction to Irish Family History - Document Content Management - Dealing with your family history outputs

November 20 - Irish Clans and Surnames - Conservation and Collection Care

November 27 - Understanding DNA - Reading your results 

December 4 -  Sources and Citing your Family History 

December 11 - Journey conclusion - Completing your Family History

 

Course lecturer

Lorna Moloney (APG) has develop and delivered Genealogy courses and schools for University College Cork. Lorna designed the Certificate in Genealogy at University College Cork and developed the summer school 'Ancestral Connections: Names, Places and Spaces' 2013-2016. Lorna developed the Certificate in History of Family at the University of Limerick. Lorna runs the school, Clans and Surnames at Nenagh, Co. Tipperary. This is the second year of the acclaimed school and will take place in Nenagh May 13-18, 2018,

Lorna produces and presents the Genealogy radio show at Raidio Corca Baiscinn and is an expert in Irish genealogy practice. Lot

 

Online Course cost

1. Basic course cost is 240.00 euro, $282.00
2. Intermediate course cost   320.00 euro,  $375.00
3. Advanced course cost   360.00 euro  $422.00

For application form, please email Lorna Moloney Irishroots@clansandsurnames.com 

Course Invoices are supplied for all courses and events.
Merriman Research & Training Ltd (2009) is a fully compliant company.  Company No: 476086

Telephone 353-85-8721184

Enrollment is now open and payment due before course commencement. *Please note any learner taking the course and booking the school 'Clans and Surnames, 2018 http://www.clansandsurnames.com/    Learners can avail or a discount of 15% off the school and the online course of choice.