Course Detail: WTGN180 - Genetic Genealogy

This 45-hour course meets online for 5.6 hours per week over an eight-week period. As a result of this course students will be able to explain the biological reasons and biological concepts for different types of genetic inheritance as they relate to interpretation of genetic evidence; discern when genetic evidence should be included as part of a reasonably exhaustive search; analyze and interpret Y-DNA, mitochondrial DNA, and autosomal DNA test results using a variety of methodologies and tools; and identify and resolve conflicting or corroborating evidence between DNA tests and traditional genealogy sources and explain using basic genetic genealogy concepts.

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 Session Information: 24SU-WTGN180-01

Schedule: Course Dates: May 21 thru July 19, 2024; You DO NOT access the course through Ignore the instructions at the bottom of the confirmation email to set up a Canvas account. The Canvas login is The course is 100% online, available every day, 24/7, and self-paced using Canvas. There are no required days or meeting times. Refer to Canvas and instructor's specified assignment due dates.
Times: 12:00am-12:00am MDT
Cost : $425.00


Genetic Genealogy: No materials required.


Name Additional Resources
Ugo Perego
Mykel Severson

Class Location

SLCC Online
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Cancellation Policy

A cancellation charge of 100.00% will be assessed on cancellations occurring within 2 days of the start of this session.