Chinese Dance

Introduction

The Junior Dance Department offers Chinese Dance, starting at age 5 for beginner’s level, all the way to Level 13. The Department adopts teaching methods that emphasise the establishment of a solid foundation and the development of artistic expression. Courses are specifically designed to combine technical training with stage performances. The Students are required to sit for the graded examinations conducted by Beijing Dance Academy and to participate actively in performances so as to gain an in-depth understanding of the art form itself.

Certification

Students are awarded Certificates issued by Beijing Academy of Dance upon passing of their graded exams.

Course Schedule

Lessons are conducted either in the evenings of weekdays OR on weekends. (The day & timings are subjected to changes during each student-intake).


Level Course Duration
Per Lesson Per Week
Level 2 Semester 1
Semester 2
60 minutes
60 minutes
Level 3 Semester 1
Semester 2
60 minutes
60 minutes
Level 4 Semester 1
Semester 2
90 minutes
90 minutes
Level 5 Semester 1
Semester 2
90 minutes
90 minutes
Level 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
90 minutes
90 minutes
Level 7 Semester 1
Semester 2
90 minutes
90 minutes
Level 8 Semester 1
Semester 2
120 minutes
120 minutes
Level 9 Semester 1
Semester 2
120 minutes
120 minutes
Level 10 Semester 1
Semester 2
120 minutes
120 minutes
Level 11 Semester 1
Semester 2
120 minutes
120 minutes
Level 12 - Year 1 Semester 1
Semester 2
120 minutes
120 minutes
Level 12 - Year 2 Semester 1
Semester 2
120 minutes
120 minutes

These are Chinese Dance courses for children aged 5 and above.
Children from aged 7 upwards must have at least 1 year dance training.
All applicants are required to attend and pass an audition for admission.

Course Fees

Level Course Schedule
Per lesson per week
Course Fees Per Semester
(20 Weeks)
Level 2 Semester 1
Semester 2
60 minutes
60 minutes
$450
$450
Level 3 Semester 1
Semester 2
60 minutes
60 minutes
$450
$450
Level 4 Semester 1
Semester 2
90 minutes
90 minutes
$645
$645
Level 5 Semester 1
Semester 2
90 minutes
90 minutes
$645
$645
Level 6 Semester 1
Semester 2
90 minutes
90 minutes
$660
$660
Level 7 Semester 1
Semester 2
90 minutes
90 minutes
$660
$660
Level 8 Semester 1
Semester 2
120 minutes
120 minutes
$800
$800
Level 9 Semester 1
Semester 2
120 minutes
120 minutes
$800
$800
Level 10 Semester 1
Semester 2
120 minutes
120 minutes
$800
$800
Level 11 Semester 1
Semester 2
120 minutes
120 minutes
$840
$840
Level 12 - Y1 Semester 1
Semester 2
120 minutes
120 minutes
$840
$480
Level 12 - Y2 Semester 1
Semester 2
120 minutes
120 minutes
$840
$840
*Above Prices incl. of GST

Each Semester has 2 open-class. Parents are invited to attend the open-class to have an exchange session with the teachers.


Registration & Audition Fees

  • Registration fee is $32.10. This fee is waived for the second and subsequent course registration.
  • Audition fee is $21.40.

Payment Terms

  • Payment via cheque and cashier's order should be crossed and made payable to the "Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts". Please write your name, NRIC/passport number and contact number on the reverse side of the cheque/cashier's order.
  • Payment of fees should be made prior to the commencement of each term or semester as stipulated in the fee structure.

Address (for payment via cheque)

  • Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts
    Cashier in Room 1-11,
    Level 1, NAFA Campus 1,
    80 Bencoolen Street
    Singapore 189655

Penalty

  • If payment is not made in full by the due date, a penalty charge will be assessed at S$15.00 per month.

Refund of Fees

  • Registration Fee is non-refundable.
  • Fees are only refundable under the following conditions:
    1. Full refund if the class is unable to proceed due to unforeseen circumstances
    2. After deducting S$53.50 if withdrawal is made within 14 days before the commencement of the semester/term*
    3. After deducting 1 month's tuition fees or S$107.00, whichever is higher, if withdrawal is made within 14 days from the commencement of the semester/term*
    4. Fees are non-refundable for withdrawal after 2 weeks into the semester/term*

* applies in accordance to your course payment schedule

There are 2 Student-intakes per year : January-intake and July-intake. Registration periods are early-November and early-May for the 2 intakes respectively.

Enrolment Steps

  1. Contact the Junior Dance Department via phone or email for any queries pertaining to Registration.
  2. Look out for enrolment information available on the website in end April and end October
  3. Apply online during registration period, which are early May and early November.
  4. All children aged 5 and above are required to attend and pass an audition before being admitted.

Calendar For 2nd Semester of 2020

September 7th - 13th School Holiday
(11-13 Sept - Lessons as normal)
November 6th - 8th Internal Assessment
  14th P/H (Deepavali)
  20th - 22nd Internal Assessment
December 14th Start of year-end Holidays

Note:
No replacement class for lesson that falls on a Public Holiday

Twice a year, in November and May.
Registration in November for courses commencing in January;
Registration in May for courses commencing in July.

Registration is done via our online registration portal.

Admission is upon passing of an audition.

The minimum number to start a class is 8. The maximum number is between 20 to 23 per class, depending on the size of the Dance Studio.

You may view these in "Course Overview", under Fees section.

Our classes are held at NAFA Campuses (80 & 151  Bencoolen Street).

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Tel: 6512 4220

Please write to us at:
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