Fashion Jewellery Design (Certificate)*

Course is approved for Skills Future Credit Claims. (Only for Singaporean, 25 years old and above.)


Fashion jewellery is a popular and exciting lifestyle element. This series of four courses caters to those interested to learn and understand the basics in fashion jewellery and jewellery design, to work and create with sustainable materials. The main aspects covered will be: the techniques of illustrating fashion jewellery, the trends in fashion history and styling of fashion jewellery, design and creation of basic and exciting pieces and lastly, techniques in making jewellery pieces.

Terms and conditions

Students will be presented a Certificate upon successful completion of all 4 short courses and passing all required assessment.

Course Available Dates and Timings*

Day of the Week Time Duration
Every Tuesday & Thursday 7.00pm to 10.00pm


  • 1 session per week per short course; maximum of 2 short courses per week.
  • The above schedule is subject to final confirmation.

Fashion Jewellery Design 1 - Illustration and Design (9 sessions x 3 hours)

This course introduces techniques in illustrating fashion jewellery and the fashion figure, including the head, the body torso and the hand. Dots, lines, textures and colouring techniques will be covered in this course.

Fashion Jewellery Design 2 - Trends and Developments (9 sessions x 3 hours)

This course introduces trends and developments in fashion jewellery by studying contemporary and current examples. Through thematic discussion and critique, students are encouraged to research and explore their own interests to derive inspiration in styling their own jewellery.

Fashion Jewellery Design 3 - Designing Fashion Jewellery (9 sessions x 3 hours)

Students will learn how to colour and render illustrations of fashion jewellery with drawings and sketches. They will focus on particular types of jewellery and work on designs. This will build up on skills learnt in Fashion Jewellery Design 1 and 2.

Fashion Jewellery Design 4 - Making Fashion Jewellery (9 sessions x 3 hours)

This course explores the fundamentals of making fashion jewellery with sustainable materials. Students will learn to create their own fashion jewellery hands-on.

Applicants must be 17 years old & above.

Prerequisites for registration of short courses

  • To qualify for Fashion Jewellery Design 2, 3 & 4, applicants need to complete Fashion Jewellery Design 1 (within six months).

Course Fees

Course Module Fees
Fashion Jewellery Design 1 - Illustration and Design S$560
Fashion Jewellery Design 2 - Trends and Developments S$650
Fashion Jewellery Design 3 - Design Fashion Jewellery S$650
Fashion Jewellery Design 4 - Making Fashion Jewellery S$650

Applicants can sign up the above 4 short courses at a package price of S$1650.
(applicable only during registration)

Other Fees

Registration Fee (per application) S$32.10
Miscellaneous Fee (fee charged for Student card) S$16

All fees stated include GST & excludes material costs.

Address (for payment via cheque)

Cheques should be crossed and made payable to the 'Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts' and send to:
80 Bencoolen Street (S) 189655. The student's name, NRIC/Passport number and contact number must be written on the reverse side of the cheque.

Refund of Fees

Withdrawal within 14 days before the commencement date of each short course Course fee will be refunded after deduction of S$107 as administrative charges.
Withdrawal on or after commencement date
No refunds will be given.

Cancellation/ Postponement

  • NAFA reserves the right to cancel or postpone any course without prior notice.
    In the event that the class is unable to proceed due to unforeseen circumstances, NAFA will process a full refund of the course fees.

Withdrawal/ Deferment/ Transfer

  • Withdrawal or deferment requests should be made in writing with supporting relevant documents (if any) to Continuing Education. Request for deferment is subject to approval.
  • No deferment is allowed after the 2nd lesson of each short course.
  • No transfer of course upon registration.

Replacement of Classes

  • There is strictly no replacement lesson should the participant absent himself/herself from the course.

The Academy reserves the rights to alter the rules & regulations, course contents, class schedule and fee structures without prior notice

Registration for January 2017 intake has closed and all courses are full.

The next intake will commence in July 2017 and enrolment will begin in May.

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