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Swarthmore Summer Courses 2020

For all up to date courses, dates and prices please refer to the Summer Programme sheet which can be downloaded here


Enrolment Forms

Download our enrolment form here


Temporary Closure of

Swarthmore Education Centre

Due to current government guidelines we have temporarily closed the Centre and plan to reopen as soon as we can. Please keep checking back for updates and follow Facebook and twitter for additional information. We understand that this is a difficult time for staff and students, and have added some links below that may be useful. We look forward to seeing everyone soon – in the meantime, please stay safe.

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On behalf of the Swarthmore team we look forward to seeing you back at Swarthmore soon.


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Want to work towards a qualification or take up a new hobby? Swarthmore education centre for lifelong learning in Leeds offers courses, activities, community projects and family learning programmes. Our aim is to encourage people who want to learn.

In addition to our courses, we also offer a range of learning facilities and rooms for hire for the community and local business to use as an education centre, or for other group activities.


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