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DNA and Genealogy, Certificate

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Discover your roots and uncover your family history through genealogy by taking the DNA and Genealogy course offered by International Open Academy.

About

Your past makes you and shapes you and your family. So have you ever been curious about?

  • Your roots and where you came from?
  • What your family did throughout history?
  • If your family took part in any major historic events?
  • Whether you have a famous relative, or maybe even royal connections?
  • Why everyone on your Dad's side has the same nose and curly hair?

Do you wonder why you:

  • Look like you do?
  • Act in a certain manner?
  • Are prone to certain diseases, aches or pains?

You can unlock the door to your unique family story to find out the answers to all these and more when you study the DNA and Genealogy course offered by International Open Academy. You’ll learn where to start digging to build the foundations of your family tree to properly understand your place in the world.

Understanding how DNA works can also prepare you for an interesting career choice, perhaps in solving crimes! Whether you’re looking for an interesting hobby, stories to entertain your children or searching for ideas to write a book, finding out about your heritage will be an extremely worthwhile investment of your time.

You never know, you may even come across an inheritance you knew nothing about! Start by finding out more about the curious world of DNA and genealogy.

Accreditation

Accredited by the International Council for Online Educational Standards and CPD Certification Service. All courses, services and procedures meet the highest standards for online education. Courses which are CPD/CE approved count towards continuous professional development to help you progress in your career.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date A student can apply at any time for this programme, there is no deadline.
  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Intensity Flexible
    • Part-time variant
      Flexible
    • Duration description
      30 to 160 hours to complete, depending on the course.
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Online

Programme Structure

All IOA courses are created by an international team of professional online educators with years of experience across a variety of industries. You can benefit from a wealth of hands-on knowledge and get the inside track on working within the industries that interest you most.

Our courses are created just for you. All study is completed online. You can learn anywhere, anytime, anyplace. Get comfortable and let us guide you on your way to becoming a professional in your chosen industry.

The courses are structured into clearly defined topics, containing detailed written lessons, graphical representations as well as a wealth of instructional videos.

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Audience

Teaching 450,000 + 11,000 new students every month, from over 139 countries. As all study is completed online, you can learn anywhere, anytime that suits you.

Lecturers

International Open Academy’s courses are created by an international team of professional online educators with years of experience across a variety of industries. Our team have lived it, experimented with it and forged new standards. You can benefit from a wealth of hands-on knowledge and get the inside track on working within the industries that interest you most.

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

General Requirements

  • International Open Academy courses are designed for everyone with an interest in online learning. No formal qualifications are required to study with us nor do you need to pass an entrance exam. 
  • Our courses are suitable if you already work in a particular industry and wish to upgrade your talents and further enhance your resume. Check out the course details for more career options.

Technological Requirements

Internet Access and can be accessed from a PC, laptop/tablet or mobile device. We also offer assistance from our friendly team by email, phone and our 24/7 Help Centre.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    79 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 79 EUR for the full programme and a duration of .
  • EU/EEA

    79 EUR/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 79 EUR for the full programme and a duration of .
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Funding

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