Certificate in Chinese Calligraphy (Basic)



(二) 实践方面:

  1. 重点学习正楷的基本笔画(永字八法)
  2. 重点学习掌握基本结构规律与书写的方法


Terms and Conditions

Learners will be presented a Certificate upon successful completion of the course.


Class Schedule*

January Intake

Choose 1 of the following:
Day of the Week Time Duration
Tuesday 7.00pm to 10.00pm
Thursday 7.00pm to 10.00pm

July Intake

Choose 1 of the following:
Day of the Week Time Duration
Monday (FULL) 2.00pm to 5.00pm
Monday (FULL) 7.00pm to 10.00pm


  • Classes are held once a week.
  • The above schedules are subjected to final confirmation.
  • Course is conducted in Mandarin.

Module 1 - 基本技法训练 (8 sessions x 3 hours)

  • 基本功笔画认识
  • 基本功笔画训练(永字八法)
  • 基本笔画之复合笔画


Module 2 - 基本技法提升训练 (8 sessions x 3 hours)

  • 笔画之形态变化训练
  • 了解笔法运笔不同变化技法


Applicants must be 17 years old and above.

Course Fees

  Fees Fees (After NSA subsidies)
Certificate in Chinese Calligraphy (Basic) S$820 S$436.82

Other Fees

Registration Fee S$32.10
Miscellaneous Fee (For Student card) S$16

All fees stated above include GST and exclude material costs.


SkillsFuture Credit
All Singaporeans aged 25 and above can use their $500 SkillsFuture Credit from the government to pay for a wide range of approved skills-related courses. Visit the SkillsFuture Credit website (www.skillsfuture.sg/credit) to choose from the courses available on the Training Exchange course directory.

National Silver Academy
Applicable to Singaporean seniors aged 50 and above who will receive a subsidy of 50% off the course fee (capped at $500 per course). Please note that the subsidy will only apply to the course fee and will not cover GST.

For more details, please refer to our website: http://www.nafa.edu.sg/courses/part-time/national-silver-academy-courses#CertificateCourses

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 course commencement date Course fee^ will be refunded after deduction of S$107.00 as administrative charges.
Withdrawal on or after course commencement date
No refund will be given.
^Registration fees and miscellaneous fees are non-refundable.

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 Centre for Lifelong Education. Request for deferment is subject to approval.
  • No deferment is allowed once the course has commenced.
  • 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 right to alter the rules and regulations, course contents, class schedule and fee structures without prior notice.

Part-time Certificate courses (July 2019 Intake) will be commencing in the week of 8 July 2019

Registration: 9 - 24 May 2019 (Monday – Friday, excluding public holiday)
Time: 9:30am - 5:00pm
(Registration time will be extended to 7.00 pm on the following dates: 9 May (Thurs), 16 May (Thurs) & 23 May (Thurs))
Venue: Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts
Campus 1, Tower Block, Level 9, Centre for Lifelong Education (CLE)
80 Bencoolen Street, Singapore 189655
Apply in person with 1 passport-sized photo and NRIC/Passport (Original & Photocopy).
Due to limited places, applications will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis.

For enquiries, please call or email CLE at: 6512 1388 | [email protected]



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Tel: 6512 1388

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