Genealogy

University College Cork

 

Course Name Genealogy
Course Provider University College Cork
Course Code DGNL
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Qualifications
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Diploma (Level 7 NFQ)  More info... Special Purpose National University of Ireland Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Next Intake October 2019
Application Date Closing Date: 24th September 2019
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Duration 2 years part-time.

The Diploma in Genealogy (NFQ, Level 7), is a part-time course which runs over two years. Participants will complete five modules per academic year worth a combined 60 credits. This course is taught through a series of lectures and workshops
Course Fee €1,360 per academic year.
Entry Requirements

Expand+Requirements
- Candidates must be at least 21 years of age by 1 January of the year of application.
-Candidates would normally hold Leaving Certificate or FETAC Level 5 qualification or equivalent and/or hold relevant experience or demonstr...

Financial Support

Expand+All ACE students are eligible to apply for loan membership of the Lough Credit Union. Students who join the Lough Credit Union loan scheme will be issued a membership number which must be inputted when registering online for this course. The purpose ...

Course Content Overview
The Diploma in Genealogy combines practical skills with portfolio based assessments designed to equip our learners with transferable skills aimed at genealogy, heritage and tourism employment. The course offers modules in genealogy, fieldwork, collection care and portfolio building. The Diploma offers participants the opportunity to engage in an interdisciplinary study of the past while developing genealogical research skills.
Subjects Taught

Expand+The Diploma in Genealogy (NFQ, Level 7), is a part-time course which runs over two years. Participants will complete five modules per academic year worth a combined 60 credits.

YEAR 1
AD1031 Fieldwork in Genealogy (10 credits)
This module will e...

Assessment Method Assessment is by various forms of continuous assessment.
Number of Credits 30 each year
Careers or Further Progression

Expand+Why Choose This Course
This course gives participants the opportunity to gain a university accreditation in genealogy. The genealogical research industry has experienced a boom in recent years and is continuing to grow as a result of developments in...

Further Enquiries Programme Coodinator:
Dr David Butler
d.butler@ucc.ie
(0)21 490 2517
http://www.ucc.ie/en/ace/

Programme Administrator:
Gwen Roche
gwen.roche@ucc.ie
(0)21 490 4703
http://www.ucc.ie/en/ace
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