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UCC Adult Continuing Education - ACE

Centre for Adult Continuing Education, University College Cork, Western Road, Cork, Ireland
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Our aim is make education accessible to all members of the community. Find our twitter @ACEUCC and all you need to know on our site  Welcome to the official Facebook page of The Centre for Adult and Continuing Education, UCC (ACE UCC).  Our purpose is to provide opportunities in life-long learning for all adults irrespective of age and previous educational achievements.

You can find information on the many programmes we offer and how to apply, as well as all necessary contact details on our website Please give our page a ‘like’ to stay up to date with all our posts on upcoming courses, seminars, opportunities and everything lifelong learning related! You can find us on Twitter @ACEUCC.

Please do not hesitate to contact us with any queries you may have. Wishing you all the best in your studies at ACE, UCC.


That’s all folks!! The rain didn’t dampen the spirits or enthusiasm of any of our speakers or attendees. Thank you so much to Cork Lifelong Learning Festival for giving ACE the opportunity to show you what we have to offer! Our finale day covered Fake News in the age of Social Media, Human Rights in Iran and Women in Islam. Looking forward to next year already! #corkloveslearning

It's not too late to take part in our last Cork Lifelong Learning Festival events taking place today! There's some brilliant lectures in store. Have a read of the schedule below! - 11am-12pm - What do you Know about Women and Islam? Venue: Brookfield Health Sciences, Room G06, UCC - 1-2:30pm - Fake News: The War on Truth in the Age of Social Media. Venue: West Wing Room 6, Main Quadrangle, UCC - 3-4pm - Human Rights in Iran 1979 until Present Day. Venue: West Wing Room 6, Main Quadrangle, UCC (NOT Brookfield Health Sciences as is stated in the brochure!).

The end of another great day at UCC for the Cork Lifelong Learning Festival. A Digital Marketing presentation, an inspiring entrepreneurship lecture, a fascinating lecture on the Masters of Light and all finished up with the UCC Language Centre putting on a wonderful English language demonstration. Thanks so much to all of our speakers and attendees. It’s not too late to take part in any of our events just check out the listing on our website:

Thanks so much to all of our speakers, singers and especially attendees at our Cork Lifelong Learning Festival events yesterday. From Coaching and Mindfulness to Irish History and Cór Chúil Aodhas recital it was a fantastic day. Keep an eye on our website for more events:

Thanks so much to Dr. Reder for his brilliant workshop on “Three Poems for People who Dislike Poetry”. I think he had a room of converts by the end. Keep an eye on the schedule for more exciting Cork Lifelong Learning Festival events this week at UCC:

The Gab Storytelling Workshop has started! Next up a story swap and the Gabs Mixtape. More details for the rest of Cork Lifelong Learning Festival at UCC can be found here:

Have you ever thought about returning to education as an Adult Learner? Now is the time to find out more! Come to our ACE information session this evening @UCC from 5-6pm. Follow the link for more information: … #corkloveslearning Learning Fest 2016

We hope everyone enjoyed their Patrick's day weekend - now on to a fun, engaging and informative week of learning at Cork's Learning Festival 2018! We have a brilliant line up of events happening all week! See the link for more information - there's something for everyone! #corkloveslearning CorkLearning University College Cork

Three Poems for People who Really Dislike Poetry.... What’s the use of poetry? What can it do for us? - Find out in our interactive workshop led by Dr. Michael Reder on Tuesday as part of Cork's Learning Festival 2018! 20th March 12-1.30pm at University College Cork #corkloveslearning CorkLearning