University of the Third Age - Adelaide Inc is a private organization working towards improving the quality of life for older people by giving them access to non-credit courses in the humanities and natural sciences. The first University of the Third Age was established in Toulouse, France in 1972. The University of the Third Age - Adelaide Inc was established in South Australia in 1986. There are 120 campuses of the University of the Third Age in Australia with a membership of over 32,000. Courses are offered in history, languages, current affairs, health, music, and philosophy to name a few.