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.

Subsidies

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.

To further encourage Singaporeans to take timely action to reskill and upskill to seize opportunities in the future economy, a one-off SkillsFuture Credit top-up of $500 will be provided to every Singapore Citizen aged 25 years and above as at 31 December 2020.

From 1 October 2020, this top-up can be used on all SkillsFuture Credit-eligible courses and will expire on 31 Dec 2025.

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.

Union Training Assistance Programme
NTUC members enjoy 50% unfunded course fee support for up to $250 each year when you sign up for courses supported under UTAP (Union Training Assistance Programme). Terms and conditions apply.

From 19 June 2020, NTUC Union Members aged 40 years and above will now get a one time top-up of $250 to their existing UTAP balance. This group of members can now enjoy higher funding support up to $500 per individual each year, capped at 50% of unfunded course fees, for courses attended between 1 July 2020 to 31 December 2022.

Course Schedule

(Registration for March 2021 starts from 14 January 2021 to 25 February 2021)
Course Title Course schedule Time Sessions Full Course Fee Course Fees (After NSA subsidy)
Art Teaching for Special Needs - Watercolour Painting*^ [Online Course] 29 Mar - 19 Apr 2021 (Mon) 7.00pm - 10.00pm 4 $430.00 $229.07
Art Therapy for Self Care Apr 2021 10.00am - 1.00pm 4 $450 $239.72
Basic Portrait Drawing* 31 Mar - 19 May 2021 (Tues) 7.00pm - 10.00pm 8 $380 $202.43
Basic Portrait Drawing* 30 Mar - 18 May 2021 (Wed) 10.00am - 1.00pm 8 $380 $202.43
Ceramics*^ (FULL) (Mon) 7.00pm - 10.00pm 8 $590 $314.30
Ceramics*^ (FULL) (Thurs ) 7.00pm - 10.00pm 8 $590 $314.30
Ceramics*^ 06 Mar - 24 Apr 2021 (Sat ) 1.00pm - 4.00pm 8 $590 $314.30
Cultural Entrepreneurship*^ [Online Course] 03 Apr - 24 Apr 2021 (Sat) 10.00am - 1.00pm 4 $374.50 NA
Charcoal Drawing* 09 Apr - 28 May 2021 (Fri) 7.00pm - 10.00pm 8 $380 $202.43
Children’s Art and Craft for Teachers and Parents*^ 30 Mar - 18 May 2021 (Tues) 7.00pm - 10.00pm 8 $420 $223.74
Children’s Book Illustration* 01 Apr - 27 May 2021 (Thurs) 7.00pm - 10.00pm 8 $380 $202.43
Chinese Seal Engraving*^ 09 Apr - 30 Apr 2021 (Fri) 7.00pm - 10.00pm 4 $190 $101.21
Creative Tools for Caregivers Apr 2021 7pm - 8.30pm 8 $450 $239.72
Drawing Essential (Theory and Practice)* 29 Mar - 03 May 2021 (Mon) 7.00pm - 10.00pm 6 $300 $159.81
Drawing Essential (Theory and Practice)* 04 Apr - 09 May 2021 (Sun) 2.00pm - 5.00pm 6 $300 $159.81
Fashion Accessories Making* 30 Mar - 18 May 2021 (Tues) 7.00pm - 10.00pm 8 $420 $223.74
Fashion Marketing and Merchandising*^ [Online Course] Jun 2021 (Wed) 7.00pm - 10.00pm 8 $430 $229.07
Fun With Sketching 01 Apr - 27 May 2021 (Thurs) 2.00pm - 5.00pm 8 $380 NA
Fundamentals for Teaching and Learning (Theatre)*^ [Online Course] 29 Mar - 19 Apr 2021 (Mon) 7.00pm - 10.00pm 4 $374.50 NA
Introduction to Japanese Pastel Nagomi Art Jun 2021 (Fri) 7.00pm - 10.00pm 2 $100 $53.27
Intellectual Property* [Online Course] Jun 2021 (Tues) 7.00pm - 10.00pm 4 $374.50 NA
Nagomi Art with Mixed Mediums*^ 29 Mar - 19 Apr 2021 (Mon) 7.00pm - 10.00pm 4 $250 $133.18
Proposal Writing* [Online Course] Jul 2021 (Thurs) 7.00pm - 10.00pm 4 $374.50 NA
Introduction to Singing* [Online Course] 01 Apr - 06 May 2021 (Tues) 7.00pm - 9.00pm 6 $250 $133.18
Social Media Branding and Design*^ [Online Course] Mar 2021 (Wed) 7.00pm - 10.00pm 6 $420 $223.74
Techniques in Watercolour* 29 Mar - 17 May 2021 (Mon) 7.00pm - 10.00pm 8 $390 $207.76
Techniques in Watercolour* 30 Mar - 18 May 2021 (Tues) 10.00am - 1.00pm 8 $390 $207.76
Techniques in Watercolour* 30 Mar - 18 May 2021 (Tue) 2.00pm - 5.00pm 8 $390 $207.76
Ukulele (Strum and Pluck)* 31 Mar - 19 May 2021 (Wed) 10.00am - 11.30am 8 $380 NA
Western Painting (Acrylic/Oil)* 29 Mar - 17 May 2021 (Mon) 7.00pm - 10.00pm 8 $380 $202.43
Western Painting (Acrylic/Oil)* 01 Apr - 27 May 2021 (Thurs) 2.00pm - 5.00pm 8 $380 $202.43
Western Painting (Acrylic/Oil)* 03 Apr - 29 May 2021 (Sat) 10.00am - 1.00pm 8 $380 $202.43
Western Painting (Oil)* 30 Mar - 18 May 2021 (Tues) 7.00pm - 10.00pm 8 $380 $202.43

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 through letter or email one week before the scheduled commencement date of the course.

Certification

Upon completion, participants with at least 70% attendance will receive a Certificate of Participation.

Note

  • *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 fee excludes registration fee of S$32.10 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 know their intention to use SkillsFuture Credit (SFC) upon registration.
  • 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 $21.40 as administrative charges.
  • 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.

 

Applicants must be 17 years old and above.

Registration can be done in person or by email.

For online registration, please fill in the Application Form and email it back to us.

For walk-in registration, please email us at [email protected] to arrange for an appointment.

Payment must be made in full upon registration to confirm your place.

For further enquiries, please call 6512 1388 or email: [email protected]

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