Short Courses

Disclaimer: NAFA has put in place precautionary measures to safeguard our community against the COVID-19. Registered participants will be informed should there be any changes to the schedule. Selected courses might be conducted online.

Introduction

All short courses are at beginner’s level, unless otherwise stated and are conducted once a week.

Type of Subsidies

Please visit the website for the various subsidies/funding for more details:

To know which Short Course is eligible for what type of subsidies/funding, please click here.

 

Course Schedule (For courses commencing in July 2022)

Mode of Delivery: Face to Face
Application Period: 9 May – 5 June 2022

Course Title Study Period Schedule Sessions Fees Fees (After NSA subsidy) Subsidy available
SFC NSA UTAP
Art Therapy for Preventing Dementia (Level 1) 8 Aug - 29 Aug 2022 Every Mon,
7pm - 10pm
4 $540 $287.66 Y Y Y
Art Therapy for Preventing Dementia (Level 2) 4 Jul - 1 Aug 2022
(No lesson on 11 Jul)
Every Mon,
7pm - 10pm
4 $540 $287.66 Y Y N
Art Therapy for Self-Care (Level 1) 16 Jul - 6 Aug 2022 Every Sat,
10am -1pm (FULL)
4 $540 $287.66 Y Y Y
Art Therapy for Self-Care (Level 2) 13 Aug - 3 Sep 2022 Every Sat,
10am -1pm
4 $540 $287.66 Y Y N
Bag Sewing (NEW) 7 Jul - 28 Jul 2022 Every Thu,
7pm - 10pm
4 $470 NA Y N N
Ceramics 8 Jul - 26 Aug 2022 Every Fri,
7pm - 10pm
8 $660 $351.59 Y Y Y
Ceramics 9 Jul - 27 Aug 2022 Every Sat,
9.30am - 12.30pm
8 $660 $351.59 Y Y Y
Ceramics 9 Jul - 27 Aug 2022 Every Sat,
1.30pm - 4.30pm (FULL)
8 $660 $351.59 Y Y Y
Ceramics 7 Jul - 25 Aug 2022 Every Thu,
7pm - 10pm
8 $660 $351.59 Y Y Y
Ceramics 5 Jul - 30 Aug 2022
(No lesson on 9 Aug)
Every Tue,
7pm - 10pm
8 $660 $351.59 Y Y Y
Charcoal Drawing 8 Jul - 26 Aug 2022 Every Fri,
7pm - 10pm (FULL)
8 $530 $282.34 Y Y Y
Children’s Art and Craft for Teachers and Parents 5 Jul - 30 Aug 2022
(No lesson on 9 Aug)
Every Tue,
7pm - 10pm
8 $530 $282.34 Y Y Y
Children’s Book Illustration 7 Jul - 25 Aug 2022 Every Thu,
7pm - 10pm (FULL)
8 $530 $282.34 Y Y N
Chinese Ink Painting Special Topic: Nanyang Fruits and Vegetables 5 July - 30 Aug 2022
(No lesson on 9 Aug)
Every Tue,
2pm - 5pm
8 $530 NA Y N N
Chinese Seal Engraving (Level 1) 8 Jul - 29 Jul 2022 Every Fri,
7pm - 10pm
4 $330 $175.79 Y Y Y
Chinese Seal Engraving (Level 1) 9 Jul - 30 Jul 2022 Every Sat,
2pm - 5pm
4 $330 $175.79 Y Y Y
Chinese Seal Engraving (Level 2) 5 Aug - 26 Aug 2022 Every Fri,
7pm - 10pm
4 $330 $175.79 Y Y N
Creating Audio Podcast for Digital Media Platform (NEW) 15 Aug - 19 Sep 2022 Every Wed,
7pm - 10pm
6 $720 NA Y n N
Designing and Sculpting Clay Figurines 8 Jul - 12 Aug 2022 Every Fri,
7pm - 10pm
6 $580 $308.97 Y Y N
Fashion Accessories Making 20 Aug - 10 Sep 2022 Every Sat,
9.30am - 12.30pm
4 $470 $250.37 Y Y N
Fashion Accessories Making 7 Jul - 28 Jul 2022 Every Thu,
7pm - 10pm
4 $470 $250.37 Y Y N
Fundamentals of Drawing 5 Jul - 16 Aug 2022
(No lesson on 9 Aug)
Every Tue,
1.30pm - 4.30pm (FULL)
6 $400 $213.08 Y Y N
Fundamentals of Watercolour Painting 7 Jul - 25 Aug 2022 Every Thu,
7pm - 10pm
8 $530 $282.34 Y Y N
Garment Construction - Making a Skirt (NEW) 5 Jul - 26 Jul 2022 Every Tue,
7pm - 10pm
4 $470 $250.37 Y Y N
Guitar (Strum and Pluck) 17 Jul - 21 Aug 2022 Every Sun,
11.30am - 1.30pm
6 $360 $191.78 Y Y N
Introduction to Contemporary Dance (NEW) 7 Jul - 11 Aug 2022 Every Tue,
7.30pm - 9.30pm
6 $360 $191.78 Y Y N
Introduction to Japanese Pastel Nagomi Art 15 Jul - 22 Jul 2022 Every Fri,
7pm - 10pm
2 $160 $85.23 N Y N
Introduction to Japanese Pastel Nagomi Art 3 Sep - 10 Sep 2022 Every Sat,
1.30pm - 4.30pm
2 $160 $85.23 N Y N
Introduction to Zen Art (NEW) 23 Jul - 13 Aug 2022 Every Sat,
10am -1pm
4 $330 $175.79 Y Y N
Leather Crafting 9 Jul - 30 Jul 2022 Every Sat,
2pm - 5pm
4 $470 $250.37 Y Y N
Metaverse: Introduction to Augmented Reality Design (NEW) 17 Aug - 21 Sep 2022 Every Wed,
7pm - 10pm
6 $720 NA Y N N
Mobile Photography (NEW) 9 Jul - 27 Aug 2022 Every Sat,
10am -1pm
8 $950 NA Y N N
Modern Brush Calligraphy (NEW) 23 Jul - 13 Aug 2022 Every Sat,
2pm - 5pm
4 $330 $175.79 Y Y N
Narrative Photography (Level 1) (NEW) 7 Jul - 25 Aug 2022 Every Thu,
7pm - 10pm
8 $950 NA Y N N
Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs) for Art and Business 4 Jul - 15 Aug 2022
(No lesson on 11 Jul)
Every Mon,
7pm - 10pm
6 $720 NA Y N N
Non-Fungible Tokens (NFTs) for Art and Business 4 Aug - 8 Sep 2022 Every Thur,
7pm - 10pm
6 $720 NA Y N N
Outdoor Sketching and Painting 17 Jul - 7 Aug 2022 Every Sun,
9.30am - 12.30pm (FULL)
4 $380 $202.43 Y Y N
Pastel Art with Mixed Medium 4 Jul - 1 Aug 2022
(No lesson on 11 Jul)
Every Mon,
7pm - 10pm
4 $330 $175.79 Y Y Y
Pastel Art with Mixed Medium 6 Aug - 27 Aug 2022 Every Sat,
1.30pm - 4.30pm
4 $330 $175.79 Y Y Y
Pet Portrait with Watercolour 21 Aug - 11 Sep 2022 Every Sun,
9.30am - 12.30pm
4 $380 $202.43 Y Y N
Portrait Drawing (Level 1) 6 Jul - 24 Aug 2022 Every Wed,
2pm - 5pm (FULL)
8 $530 $282.34 Y Y N
Portrait Drawing (Level 2) 6 Jul - 24 Aug 2022 Every Wed,
7pm - 10pm (FULL)
8 $530 $282.34 Y Y N
Techniques in Watercolour (Level 1) 4 Jul - 29 Aug 2022
(No lesson on 11 Jul)
Every Mon,
2pm - 5pm (FULL)
8 $530 $282.34 Y Y N
Techniques in Watercolour (Level 1) 4 Jul - 29 Aug 2022
(No lesson on 11 Jul)
Every Mon,
7pm - 10pm
8 $530 $282.34 Y Y N
Ukulele at your fingertips (Level 1) 4 Jul – 15 Aug 2022
(No lesson on 11 Jul)
Every Mon,
7pm - 9pm
6 $360 $191.78 Y Y N
Ukulele at your fingertips (Level 1) 17 Jul - 21 Aug 2022 Every Sun,
9am - 11am
6 $360 $191.78 Y Y N
Ukulele at your fingertips (Level 2) 22 Aug - 26 Sep 2022 Every Mon,
7pm - 9pm
6 $360 $191.78 Y Y N
Western Painting (Acrylic/Oil) (Level 1) 4 Jul - 29 Aug 2022
(No lesson on 11 Jul)
Every Mon,
9.30am - 12.30pm (FULL)
8 $530 $282.34 Y Y N
Western Painting (Acrylic/Oil) (Level 1) 4 Jul - 29 Aug 2022
(No lesson on 11 Jul)
Every Mon,
7pm - 10pm
8 $530 $282.34 Y Y N
Western Painting (Acrylic/Oil) (Level 1) 5 Jul - 30 Aug 2022
(No lesson on 9 Aug)
Every Tue,
7pm - 10pm
8 $530 $282.34 Y Y N
Western Painting (Acrylic/Oil) (Level 1) 6 Jul - 24 Aug 2022 Every Wed,
7pm - 10pm
8 $530 $282.34 Y Y N
Western Painting (Acrylic/Oil) (Level 2) 4 Jul - 29 Aug 2022
(No lesson on 11 Jul)
Every Mon,
10.30am - 1.30pm
8 $530 $282.34 Y Y N
Western Painting (Acrylic/Oil) (Level 2) 5 Jul - 30 Aug 2022
(No lesson on 9 Aug)
Every Tue,
10.30am - 1.30pm
8 $530 $282.34 Y Y N
Western Painting (Acrylic/Oil) (Level 2) 6 Jul - 24 Aug 2022 Every Wed,
9.30am - 12.30pm (FULL)
8 $530 $282.34 Y Y N
Western Painting (Acrylic/Oil) (Level 2) 6 Jul - 24 Aug 2022 Every Wed,
7pm - 10pm
8 $530 $282.34 Y Y N


Course Schedule (For courses commencing in July 2022)

Mode of Delivery: Online
Application Period: 9 May - 5 June 2022

Course Title Study Period Schedule Sessions Fees Fees (After NSA subsidy) Subsidy available
SFC UTAP NSA
Art Teaching For Special Needs - Watercolour Painting 5 Jul - 26 Jul 2022 Every Tue,
8.30am - 11.30am
4 $540 $287.66 Y NA Y
Creating Interactive Digital Collaterals 31 Aug - 21 Sep 2022 Every Wed,
7pm - 10pm
4 $470 $250.37 Y Y N
Essentials in Infographics 9 Jul - 30 Jul 2022 Every Sat,
8.30am - 11.30am
4 $470 $250.37 Y Y N
Video Marketing - Strategise, Create and Engage 3 Sep - 24 Sep 2022 Every Sat,
8.30am - 11.30am
4 $470 $250.37 Y Y N

The Academy reserves the rights to alter the rules & regulations, course contents, class schedules and fees structures without prior notice.

Course Confirmation

Participants will be notified of the course status by email one week before the scheduled commencement date of the course.

Certification

Upon completion, learners with at least 75% attendance will receive a Certificate of Participation (digital certificate).

Note

  • There is one-time application fee of S$48. The material fee is applicable to some courses only.
  • Cash, NETS or VISA payment can be made at NAFA Campus 1 from Mon - Fri between 9.00am - 5.00pm except Public Holidays.
  • All cheques should be crossed and made payable to "Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts".
    Kindly write your name and contact number(s) at the back of your cheque.
  • The participant will need to make known their intention to use SkillsFuture Credit (SFC) upon application.
  • The participant who wish to use SFC claim to pay for their course fee, are not required to make full payment unless SFC is insufficient to offset the course fee.

Refund of Fees

  • If notice of withdrawal is given in writing before the course commencement date, the course fee will be refunded the paid course fee will be refunded.
  • The application fee of S$48 is non-refundable. If the course is cancelled by NAFA, a refund of the application fee and course fee paid will be refunded.
  • No course fee will be refunded upon the commencement of the course.

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.

Replacement of Classes

  • There is strictly no replacement lesson should the participant absent himself/herself from the course.
  • Lessons which fall on a public holiday will be postponed to the following week.
  • No transfer of course/class or deferment is allowed upon the commencement of the course.
Important Note:
NAFA Centre for Lifelong Education reserves the right to reject any application under any circumstance. If we reject your application, we will refund any amount that has been paid in relation to the application that is rejected or voided without interest.

NAFA Centre for Lifelong Education reserves the right to alter the rules and regulations, course contents, class schedule, delivery mode and fee structures without prior notice.

Applicants must be 17 years old and above.

Mode of Application  
Online: Apply Here! (Link will be made available on 9 May 2022 (Monday), 9.30am onwards)
Walk-in:

(Click here for directions)
9 May - 5 June 2022 (Strictly by appointment only)

To make an appointment, please call 6512 1388 during operating hours, 9.30am – 5.00pm

Operating day/time:
Monday – Friday (Excluding Public Holidays)
9.30am – 12.30pm; 1.45pm - 5.00pm

Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts
80 Bencoolen Street
Campus 1, Tower Block, Level 9
Centre for Lifelong Education
Singapore 189655

Important Note:
  • Applicant using their SkillsFuture Credit to pay for the full course fee is not required to make payment upon application. Payment via credit/debit card is required for the application and material fees.

  • A copy of the passport size photo and NRIC (front) is not required for Short Course applications.

Important Note:
NAFA Centre for Lifelong Education reserves the right to reject any application under any circumstance. If we reject your application, we will refund any amount that has been paid in relation to the application that is rejected or voided without interest.

NAFA Centre for Lifelong Education reserves the right to alter the rules and regulations, course contents, class schedule, delivery mode and fee structures without prior notice.

 

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