What have I been learning?

Courses I have taken and the things I have learned.

What have I learned in August?

Pharos Intermediate Certificate I passed the final courses for the certificate, Military Records with a pass at 73% and Victorian Crime and Punishment with a distinction at 82%. I now actually have a qualification in genealogy and feel a little less of a fraud. Strathclyde’s Post Graduate Certificate in Genealogy, Heraldry and Palaeography I am […]

What have I learned in July?

Pharos Intermediate Certificate I passed the one of the two final courses for the certificate, Military Records with a pass at 73% and I’m now just wating for my marks for Victorian Crime and Punishment. Strathclyde’s Post Graduate Certificate in Genealogy, Heraldry and Palaeography I intend to spend some of the summer catching up on […]

What have I learned in June?

Pharos Intermediate Certificate I gained 70.7 marks for 17th Century Sources, which means that so long as I score 50% or more on the two final courses I have passed the Certificate overall, as an average of 60% is required over the ten courses, and at least 50% on each class. I am enjoying two […]

What have I learned in May?

Pharos Intermediate Certificate I completed another Pharos Course towards my Certificate: 17th Century Sources, the final assignment is written, and due in next week. I was awarded 87%, a distinction, for my work on the course: Before the Modern Census – Name-rich Sources from 1690 to 1837 which keeps me on track for a distinction. […]

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About Me

Hi, I’m Ruth. I have been tracing my family history for many years but got serious during the Covid-19 pandemic. Find out what I’m currently learning about as I study the Society of Genealogists, Pharos and Strathclyde University.

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