Department of Adult Continuing Education

Life-changing Learning On Your Doorstep

Broaden your outlook, learn a new skill or gain a University Certificate, Diploma or Degree. Whatever your age, background or circumstances, Swansea University’s Department of Adult Continuing Education (DACE) offers a wide range of flexible part-time courses on Campus and at community venues throughout Swansea, Neath Port Talbot and Carmarthenshire. You do not need any qualifications to study with us.


About DACE

At DACE we provide flexible part-time learning opportunities for adults throughout the South West Wales region ranging from one-off lectures, taster sessions, accredited courses, Certificates, Diplomas to BA (Honours) Degrees. All are taught by friendly, expert Swansea University staff who strongly believe in the benefits of lifelong learning. We can also help you choose the right course and tell you about available financial support.

Information for Students

Course Cancellations, Withdrawals and Refunds, Equal Opportunities, Advice and Guidance, Health and Safety, Students with disabilities, medical conditions or learning difficulties, Swansea University Wellbeing Service.

Widening Participation

We are committed to ensuring students are given the opportunity to learn in a safe and friendly environment. We developed a range of projects which are aimed at specifically increasing participation in all communities across South West Wales.

DACE Research

The Department of Adult Continuing Education has a proud and long-standing commitment to teaching, learning and research in adult education and lifelong learning.