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Genealogy: Family History - Post Beginner - (5/10) - ONL38412S

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Next term start date

05 Oct 2021

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Adult Education Programme

Activity ref no: ONL38412S

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From Wednesday 28th July 2021: Book online. If this course is not full and says: 'this course is now closed to new participants', please email adult.education@ea.edin.sch.uk and we will reply to you to let you know if it is possible to enrol.

  • ONLINE - Adult Education Programme
    Adult Education Programme ,
    The City of Edinburgh Council
  • Adult Education Programme
  • 16+, Adult, 60+
  • £49.50 for term
  • Tuesday 11:15

Activity description

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS FOR STUDENTS: It is the responsibility of participants to ensure they have downloaded and checked they have access to the Microsoft Teams Application. An interest in studying family histories; some experience is using birth, marriage and death certificates and census returns OVERVIEW / INTRODUCTION TO THE COURSE: The course aims to develop the skills of amateur genealogists and family historians by introducing them to a series of sources genealogical data and information. HOW THE COURSE WILL BE TAUGHT: By lecture supported by Power Point Presentation. WHAT STUDENTS CAN EXPECT TO LEARN: Students will: - Have examined and become familiar with a range of genealogical sources, including Poor Law records, Military records, naps, newspapers and local histories; and - Become aware of research issues around illegitimacy, immigration, emigration and English and Irish ancestry. RESOURCES REQUIRED BY STUDENTS / ADDITIONAL COSTS: None.

Term information

  • Date term started:05 Oct 2021 (starts in 72 days)
  • Duration:8 lessons - 8 lessons remaining
  • Places:12
  • Cost:£49.50 for term
  • Crèche available:No

Remaining dates and times (8 lessons)

Date Day Time
05 Oct 2021 Tuesday 11:15 am - 12:45 pm
12 Oct 2021 Tuesday 11:15 am - 12:45 pm
26 Oct 2021 Tuesday 11:15 am - 12:45 pm
02 Nov 2021 Tuesday 11:15 am - 12:45 pm
09 Nov 2021 Tuesday 11:15 am - 12:45 pm
16 Nov 2021 Tuesday 11:15 am - 12:45 pm
23 Nov 2021 Tuesday 11:15 am - 12:45 pm
30 Nov 2021 Tuesday 11:15 am - 12:45 pm

Venue details

ONLINE - Adult Education Programme

Adult Education Programme
The City of Edinburgh Council
EH1 1LT
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Email: adult.education@ea.edin.sch.uk
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