Introduction to Genealogy Course

40 lessons
5 hours total
Beginner level
Online course from home

About this course

If you’re looking to learn more about your family history, you’re in the right place! In this free online course you’ll learn genealogy for beginners and gain a detailed understanding of how to kickstart your family history research. Each lesson will provide a step-by-step walkthrough of different topics in the world of genealogy. You’ll learn firsthand from top experts, and once you complete the course you’ll have all the tools you’ll need to grow your family tree and make exciting discoveries about your ancestors. The entire Intro to Genealogy course is completely free of charge.

What will you learn?

  • How to build your family tree online
  • Researching your ancestors using historical records
  • Leveraging different technologies to grow your tree
  • Advantages of DNA testing for genealogy research

Course syllabus

Genealogy Course Introduction
Welcome to the Intro to Genealogy course
1 Lesson 2min
Family Trees
Historical Records & Research
Saving historical records
1 Lesson 9min
DNA
DNA testing for family history research
2 Lessons 6min
Genetic genealogy
3 Lessons 15min