November is here! Only two more months left for 2022. How are you doing with your 2022 genealogy goals? There is still time to finish some research and prepare those genealogy projects for the coming holiday season. Make a list and create a schedule. You can do it!
Our November schedule includes two Virtual Presentations by students in our Lecturing Skills Including Preparation course. First up will be Beyond the Birth, Death, and Marriage Dates: The Story of Henry Beckendorf of Lehighton, Pennsylvania presented by Melissa Cantlin Bell on Thursday, November 3rd at 4 PM Eastern; and the second one will be An Irish Genealogy Secret presented by Ciara Chivers on Thursday, November 17th at 2:30 PM Eastern.
We are also busy finalizing the plans for our Fall Graduation for 2022 on Friday, November 18th at 4:30 pm Eastern. Save the date and watch for more details coming soon.
Our students at The National Institute for Genealogical Studies / International Institute of Genealogical Studies are eagerly looking forward to their November courses. Every month brings another rotation of courses with new strategies to apply to their research. Discovering new record types and websites to explore will motivate and inspire all researchers to dig deeper and refine their genealogical skills. Some students will be introduced to new concepts and proven methodology, while others will pursue advanced skills and continue working towards their PLCGS certification.
You can register for courses individually or in convenient packages. Choose courses to create a plan that will best accomplish your personal genealogical goals.
Many of our courses are offered monthly, like our ever-popular Forensic Genealogy and DNA & Genetic Genealogy courses, as well as our foundational Methodology courses. Other courses promote Skill-Building, such as Transcribing, Abstracting & Extracting; Palaeography: Reading & Understanding Historical Documents, or Breaking Down Brick Walls. Our course materials provide website URLs to explore and practical assignments in every module, which encourage you to apply your newly discovered concepts, and gain experience using various genealogical tools. Our country-themed certificate programs take you from the Basic introduction level to Advanced research strategies uniquely related to each specific country. Elective course requirements can be filled with our courses on specific research topics related to your particular research interests.
November featured research courses include topics related to writing your family history stories or research findings such as Genealogy and Copyright Guidelines; Genealogy Ethical Guidelines & Standards; Life of Our Ancestors; Nuts & Bolts of Reporting Research; and Writing for Genealogy: Articles, Blogs, Research Reports and so much more. Courses for special research projects include Photography: Clues Pictures Hold, Editing, Digitizing and Various Projects; Research: House & Farm Histories; and Research: Social History.
Our online courses allow students to work towards their genealogical goals, either for their own personal family history research, or to acquire research skills and certification for their future professional aspirations. We have something for everyone!
We offer quality online education with over 225+ courses to choose from. Some of our courses are topic/country-specific, or provide insight into research methodology, while others are skill-building courses to maximize your research time. The first of a new month means another rotation of courses will start. Most courses feature 6 modules over an 8-week period, easily adapted to most busy schedules. Many courses have been bundled into packages to provide discount options. Take a look at our course calendar and see which courses will accomplish your genealogical education goals. Register today!
The International Institute of Genealogical Studies offers quality online education with over 240 courses. Our wide range of courses cover specific countries, enhance methodology research, build skills to maximize your research time, and all count toward the certification you choose.
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