This module will provide an introduction genealogy and family history. Students will examine the fundamental sources for Irish genealogical research, and learn to compile a family tree and family history based on primary sources.
Identify a range of sources that can be used in genealogical research.
Interpret evidence from archival and other sources relating to family history.
Organise family history data to compile a family tree and supporting research document.
Assess the nature of life of specific individuals in the past and contextualise them in their contemporary setting.