Contemporary Dance

Introduction

Students will receive comprehensive training in contemporary dance techniques which emphasise the establishment of a solid foundation and the development of creativity. It focuses on proper body alignment, body awareness, strength, flexibility, coordination and development of artistic value and synthesis. Students will obtain a greater connection with themselves through movement practice, establishing self-reflection skills and developing creativity.

Course Schedule

Lessons are conducted on weekends. (The day and timings are subjected to changes during each student-intake).


Grade Course Duration
Per Lesson Per Week
Elementary Semester 1
Semester 2
90 minutes
90 minutes
Intermediate Semester 1
Semester 2
90 minutes
90 minutes
  • Student-intake is via successful audition
  • Current NAFA Junior Dance Students - do not need to go through audition
  • Age requirements : 13 - 18 years old
  • Applicants must have prior dance training

Course Fees

Grade Course Schedule
Per lesson per week
Course Fees Per Semester
(20 Weeks)
Elementary Semester 1
Semester 2
90 minutes
90 minutes
$630
$630
Intermediate Semester 1
Semester 2
90 minutes
90 minutes
$630
$630
*Above prices are inclusive of GST

Audition Fee

  • Audition fee is $32.10.

Payment Terms

  • Current students should make payment of fees for each term or semester as stipulated by the department.
  • Please login to the payment portal (using Chrome) https://payment.nafa.edu.sg/Students with your Student Admission No. and enter an OTP that will be sent to the mobile no. registered with us.

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

  • 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. Children with prior dance training who are keen to join us, must attend and pass an audition.

Calendar For 1st Semester 2022

Jan 1st P/H - New Year’s Day
  7th Start of 1st Semester
February 1st P/H - 1st day-Lunar New Year
  2nd P/H - 2nd day -Lunar New Year
Mar 14th - 20th March School Holiday
April 15th P/H – Good Friday
  22nd - 24th Open-Class (*)
May 1st P/H – Labour Day
  2nd “Labour Day” day off
  3rd P/H - Hari Raya Puasa
  6th - 8th Internal Assessment
  15th P/H - Vesak Day
  30th Start of June Holiday

Note:
  1. Parent/Teacher Session (*)
  2. 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

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