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 Jan - Feb 2022)

Mode of Delivery: Face to Face
Application Period: 8 November 2021 - 5 December 2021

Course Title Study Period Schedule Sessions Fees Fees (After NSA subsidy) Subsidy available
SFC UTAP NSA
Art Therapy for Preventing Dementia (FULL) 03 Jan - 24 Jan 2022 Every Mon,
7pm - 10pm
4 $480 $255.70 Y Y Y
Art Therapy for Preventing Dementia 05 Jan - 26 Jan 2022 Every Wed,
7pm - 10pm
4 $480 $255.70 Y Y Y
Art Therapy for Self-Care (FULL) 07 Feb - 28 Feb 2021 Every Mon,
7pm - 10pm
4 $480 $255.70 Y Y Y
Art Therapy for Self-Care (FULL) 05 Feb - 26 Feb 2022 Every Sat,
10am - 1 pm
4 $480 $255.70 Y Y Y
Art Therapy for Self-Care (FULL) 05 Feb - 26 Feb 2022 Every Sat,
2.30pm - 5.30pm
4 $480 $255.70 Y Y Y
Ceramics (FULL) 06 Jan - 24 Feb 2022 Every Thur,
7pm - 10pm
8 $590 $314.30 Y Y Y
Ceramics (FULL) 7 Jan - 25 Feb 2022 Every Fri,
7pm - 10pm
8 $590 $314.30 Y Y Y
Ceramics (FULL) 08 Jan - 26 Feb 2022 Every Sat,
1pm - 4pm
8 $590 $314.30 Y Y Y
Ceramics (FULL) 08 Jan - 26 Feb 2022 Every Sat,
9.30am - 12.30pm
8 $590 $314.30 Y Y Y
Ceramics (FULL) 04 Jan - 01 Mar 2022 Every Tue,
7pm - 10pm
8 $590 $314.30 Y Y Y
Ceramics (FULL) 9 Jan - 27 Feb 2021 Every Sun,
9.30am - 12.30pm
8 $590 $314.30 Y Y Y
Charcoal Drawing (FULL) 07 Jan - 25 Feb 2022 Every Fri,
7pm - 10pm
8 $420 $223.74 Y NA Y
Children’s Art and Craft for Teachers and Parents (FULL) 04 Jan - 01 Mar 2022 Every Tue,
7pm - 10pm
8 $480 $255.70 Y Y Y
Children’s Book Illustration (FULL) 06 Jan - 24 Feb 2022 Every Thur,
7pm - 10pm
8 $420 $223.74 Y NA Y
Chinese Seal Engraving (FULL) 07 Jan - 28 Jan 2022 Every Fri,
7pm - 10pm
4 $240 $127.85 Y Y Y
Chinese Seal Engraving 11 Feb - 04 Mar 2022 Every Fri,
7pm - 10pm
4 $240 $127.85 Y Y Y
Designing and Sculpting Clay Figurines (FULL) 07 Jan - 25 Feb 2022 Every Fri,
7pm - 10pm
8 $530 NA Y NA NA
Fashion Accessories Making (FULL) 03 Jan - 24 Jan 2022 Every Mon,
7pm -10pm
4 $420 $223.74 Y NA Y
Fashion Accessories Making 08 Jan - 29 Jan 2022 Every Sat,
10am - 1pm
4 $420 $223.74 Y NA Y
Foundations in Musical Theatre Singing and Appreciation (NEW) 03 Jan - 07 Feb 2022 Every Mon,
7pm - 9pm
6 $360 NA Y NA NA
Fundamentals of Creative Sketching 06 Jan - 24 Feb 2022 Every Thur,
2pm - 5pm
8 $420 $223.74 Y NA Y
Fundamentals of Drawing (FULL) 04 Jan - 15 Feb 2022 Every Tue,
1.30pm - 4.30pm
6 $360 NA Y NA NA
Fundamentals of Watercolour Painting (FULL) 03 Jan - 21 Feb 2022 Every Mon,
7pm - 10pm
8 $420 $223.74 Y NA Y
Guitar (Strum and Pluck) 09 Jan - 13 Feb 2022 Every Sun,
11.30am - 1.30pm
6 $360 NA Y NA NA
Introduction to Classical Music Appreciation (NEW) 04 Jan - 15 Feb 2022 Every Tue,
2.30pm - 4.30pm
6 $360 NA Y NA NA
Introduction to Japanese Pastel Nagomi Art 21 Jan & 28 Jan 2022 Every Fri,
7pm - 10pm
2 $140 $74.58 NA NA Y
Introduction to Japanese Pastel Nagomi Art 19 Feb - 26 Feb 2022 Every Sat,
1.30pm - 4.30pm
2 $140 $74.58 NA NA Y
Introduction to Singing (FULL) 06 Jan - 10 Feb 2022 Every Thur,
7pm - 9pm
6 $280 $149.16 Y NA Y
Leather Crafting (FULL) 5 Jan - 9 Feb 2022
(*No lesson on 19 Jan & 2 Feb)
Every Wed,
7pm - 10pm
4 $420 NA Y NA NA
Leather Crafting 22 Jan - 12 Feb 2022 Every Sat,
2pm - 5pm
4 $420 NA Y NA NA
Nagomi Art with Mixed Medium 07 Feb - 28 Feb 2022 Every Mon,
7pm - 10pm
4 $280 $149.16 Y Y Y
Nagomi Art with Mixed Medium (FULL) 12 Feb - 05 Mar 2022 Every Sat,
1.30pm - 4.30pm
4 $280 $149.16 Y Y Y
Outdoor Sketching and Painting (FULL) 09 Jan - 30 Jan 2022 Every Sun,
1.30pm - 4.30pm
4 $380 $202.43 Y NA Y
Pet Portrait with Watercolour 6 Feb - 27 Feb 2022 Every Sun,
1.30pm - 4.30pm
4 $380 $202.43 Y NA Y
Portrait Drawing (Level 1) (FULL) 04 Jan - 01 Mar 2022 Every Tue,
7pm - 10pm
8 $420 $223.74 Y NA Y
Portrait Drawing (Level 1) (FULL) 05 Jan - 02 Mar 2022 Every Wed,
10am - 1pm
8 $420 $223.74 Y NA Y
Techniques in Watercolour (Level 1) (FULL) 10 Jan - 07 Mar 2022 Every Mon,
7pm - 10pm
8 $420 $223.74 Y NA Y
Techniques in Watercolour (Level 1) (FULL) 04 Jan - 01 Mar 2022 Every Tue,
2pm - 5pm
8 $420 $223.74 Y NA Y
Ukulele at your Fingertips (Level 1) 03 Jan - 07 Feb 2022 Every Mon,
7pm - 9.30pm
6 $360 >$191.78 Y NA Y
Ukulele at your Fingertips (Level 1) 09 Jan - 13 Feb 2022 Every Sun,
9am - 11am
6 $360 >$191.78 Y NA Y
Ukulele at your Fingertips (Level 2) (NEW) 05 Jan - 16 Feb 2022 Every Wed,
9.30am - 11.30am
6 $360 NA Y NA NA
Ukulele at your Fingertips (Level 2) (NEW) 09 Feb - 16 Mar 2022 Every Wed,
7pm - 9.30pm
6 $360 NA Y NA NA
Western Painting (Acylic/Oil) (Level 1) 03 Jan - 21 Feb 2022 Every Mon,
1.30pm - 4.30pm
8 $420 $223.74 Y NA Y
Western Painting (Acylic/Oil) (Level 1) 04 Jan - 01 Mar 2022 Every Tue,
7pm - 10pm
8 $420 $223.74 Y NA Y
Western Painting (Acylic/Oil) (Level 1) (FULL) 06 Jan - 24 Feb 2022 Every Thur,
9.30am - 12.30pm
8 $420 $223.74 Y NA Y
Western Painting (Acylic/Oil) (Level 1) 03 Jan - 21 Feb 2022 Every Mon,
7pm - 10pm
8 $420 $223.74 Y NA Y
Western Painting (Acylic/Oil) (Level 1) 05 Jan - 24 Feb 2022 Every Wed,
7pm - 10pm
8 $420 $223.74 Y NA Y
Western Painting (Acrylic/Oil) Level 2 (FULL) 03 Jan – 21 Feb 2022 Every Mon,
10.30am - 1.30pm
8 $420 $223.74 Y NA Y
Western Painting (Acylic/Oil) (Level 2) (FULL) 04 Jan - 01 Mar 2022 Every Tue,
10.30m - 1.30pm
8 $430 $229.07 Y NA Y
Western Painting (Acylic/Oil) (Level 2) (FULL) 05 Jan - 02 Mar 2022 Every Wed,
9.30am - 12.30pm
8 $430 $229.07 Y NA Y


Course Schedule (For courses commencing in Jan – Feb 2022)

Mode of Delivery: Online
Application Period: 8 November 2021 - 5 December 2021

Course Title Study Period Schedule Sessions Fees Fees (After NSA subsidy) Subsidy available
SFC UTAP NSA
Art Teaching for Special Needs – Watercolour Painting 6 Jan - 27 Jan 2022 Every Thur,
8.30am - 11.30am
4 $480 $255.70 Y Y Y
Creative Interactive Digital Collaterals (NEW) 05 Feb - 26 Feb 2022 Every Sat,
9.30am - 12.30pm
4 $470 NA Y NA NA
Essentials in Infographics (NEW) 08 Jan - 29 Jan 2022 Every Sat,
9.30am - 12.30pm
4 $470 NA Y NA NA
Video Marketing - Strategise, Create and Engage (NEW) March 2022 Every Sat,
TBC
4 $470 NA Y NA NA

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

*Courses are approved for Skills Future Credit claims (Only for Singaporean, 25 years and above)
^Courses are supported under UTAP (Union Training Assistance Programme). Terms and conditions apply. (Only for NTUC Union members)

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

  • Course fee excludes application fee of S$48 and materials cost.
  • 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 after the deduction of S$50 as administrative charges.
  • 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!
Walk-in:

(Click here for directions)
8 November - 5 December 2021 (Strictly by appointment only)

To make an appointment, please call: 6512 1388 during business hours (9.30am to 5.00pm).

Operating day/time:
Monday – Friday (Excluding Public Holidays)
9.30am – 12.30pm; 1.30pm - 5.00pm

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

What to prepare for application:
  • A soft copy of NRIC (Front) in PDF, JPEG or JPG file. Not exceeding 1MB
Important Note:
  • A copy of the passport size photo is not required for Short Course applications.

  • 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 fee and material fee.

  • If you encounter technical difficulties when uploading your NRIC file, please remove the file and continue with your application. Applicants can email the copy of NRIC (front) with encryption to: [email protected]

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