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 (or up to $500 for NTUC members aged 40 years old and above) when you sign up for courses supported under UTAP (Union Training Assistance Programme). Please visit e2i’s website to find out more.

Course Schedule

Course Title Study Period Schedule Sessions Fees Fees (After NSA subsidy)
Study Mode: Online | Application Period: 26 April - 11 June 2021
Cultural Entrepreneurship*^ 3 Jul - 24 Jul 2021 Sat,
10.00am - 1.00pm
4 $374.50 NA
Fashion Marketing and Merchandising*^ 30 Jun - 18 Aug 2021 Wed,
7.00pm - 10.00pm
8 $430 $229.07
Intellectual Property for Creative Industries*^ 10 Aug - 19 Aug 2021 Tue & Thur,
7.00pm - 10.00pm
4 $374.50 NA
Introduction to Singing* 30 Jun - 4 Aug 2021 Wed,
7.00pm - 9.00pm
6 $250 $133.18
Social Media Branding and Design*^ 30 Jun - 4 Aug 2021 Wed,
7.00pm - 10.00pm
6 $420 $223.74
Ukulele (Strum and Pluck)* 30 Jun - 18 Aug 2021 Wed,
7.30pm - 9.00pm
8 $380 $202.43
Study Mode: Face-to-Face | Application Period: 26 April - 11 June 2021
Art Therapy for Preventing Dementia* 31 Jul - 21 Aug 2021 (FULL) Sat,
10.00am - 1.00pm
4 $480 $255.70
Art Therapy for Preventing Dementia* 31 Jul - 21 Aug 2021 (FULL) Sat,
2.30pm - 5.30pm
4 $480 $255.70
Art Therapy for Self Care*^ 3 Jul - 24 Jul 2021 (FULL) Sat,
10.00am - 1.00pm
4 $480 $255.70
Art Therapy for Self Care*^ 3 Jul - 24 Jul 2021 (FULL) Sat,
2.30pm - 5.30pm
4 $480 $255.70
Basic Portrait Drawing* 29 Jun - 24 Aug 2021 (FULL) Tue,
7.00pm - 10.00pm
8 $380 $202.43
Basic Portrait Drawing* 30 Jun - 18 Aug 2021 Wed,
10.00am - 1.00pm
8 $380 $202.43
Ceramics*^ 28 Jun - 23 Aug 2021 (FULL) Mon,
7.00pm - 10.00pm
8 $590 $314.30
Ceramics*^ 29 Jun - 24 Aug 2021 (FULL) Tue,
7.00pm - 10.00pm
8 $590 $314.30
Ceramics*^ 30 Jun - 18 Aug 2021 (FULL) Wed,
7.00pm - 10.00pm
8 $590 $314.30
Ceramics*^ 1 Jul - 19 Aug 2021 (FULL) Thur,
7.00pm - 10.00pm
8 $590 $314.30
Ceramics*^ 3 Jul - 21 Aug 2021 (FULL) Sat,
1.00pm - 4.00pm
8 $590 $314.30
Charcoal Drawing* 2 Jul - 20 Aug 2021 Fri,
7.00pm - 10.00pm
8 $380 $202.43
Children’s Art and Craft for Teachers and Parents*^ 29 Jun - 24 Aug 2021 Tue,
7.00pm - 10.00pm
8 $420 $223.74
Children’s Book Illustration* 1 Jul - 19 Aug 2021 (FULL) Thur,
7.00pm - 10.00pm
8 $380 $202.43
Chinese Seal Engraving*^ 2 Jul - 23 Jul 2021 (FULL) Fri,
7.00pm - 10.00pm
4 $190 $101.21
Chinese Seal Engraving*^ 30 Jul - 20 Aug 2021 Fri, 7.00pm - 10.00pm 4 $190 $101.21
Drawing Essential (Theory and Practice)* 28 Jun - 2 Aug 2021 Mon,
7.00pm - 10.00pm
6 $300 $159.81
Drawing Essential (Theory and Practice)* 4 Jul - 8 Aug 2021 Sun,
2.00pm - 5.00pm
6 $300 $159.81
Fashion Accessories Making* 28 Jun - 23 Aug 2021 Mon,
7.00pm - 10.00pm
8 $420 $223.74
Fashion Accessories Making* 29 Jun - 24 Aug 2021 (FULL) Tue,
7.00pm - 10.00pm
8 $420 $223.74
Fundamentals of Creative Sketching 1 Jul - 19 Aug 2021 Thur,
2.00pm - 5.00pm
8 $380 NA
Introduction to Japanese Pastel Nagomi Art 11 Jun - 18 Jun 2021 (FULL) Fri,
7.00pm - 10.00pm
2 $100 $53.27
Introduction to Japanese Pastel Nagomi Art 19 Jun - 26 Jun 2021 Sat,
10.00am - 1.00pm
2 $100 $53.27
Introduction to Singing* 29 Jun - 10 Aug 2021 Tue,
7.00pm - 9.00pm
6 $250 $133.18
Nagomi Art with Mixed Mediums*^ 28 Jun - 19 Jul 2021 Mon,
7.00pm - 10.00pm
4 $250 $133.18
Nagomi Art with Mixed Mediums*^ 26 Jul - 23 Aug 2021 Mon,
7.00pm - 10.00pm
4 $250 $133.18
Outdoor Sketching and Painting (NEW) 16 Aug - 6 Sep 2021 Mon,
2.00pm - 5.00pm
4 $380 NA
Pet Portrait with Watercolour (NEW) 30 Jun - 21 Jul 2021 Wed,
7.00pm – 10.00pm
4 $380 NA
Techniques in Watercolour* 28 Jun - 23 Aug 2021 Mon,
2.00pm - 5.00pm
8 $390 $207.76
Techniques in Watercolour* 28 Jun - 23 Aug 2021 (FULL) Mon,
7.00pm - 10.00pm
8 $390 $207.76
Techniques in Watercolour* 29 Jun - 24 Aug 2021 Tue,
10.00am - 1.00pm
8 $390 $207.76
Techniques in Watercolour* 29 Jun - 24 Aug 2021 (FULL) Tue,
2.00pm - 5.00pm
8 $390 $207.76
Ukulele (Strum and Pluck)* 30 Jun - 18 Aug 2021 Wed,
10.00am - 11.30am
8 $380 $202.43
Ukulele at your fingertips* 30 Jun - 4 Aug 2021 Wed,
7.30pm - 9.00pm
6 $320 $170.47
Western Painting (Acrylic/Oil)* 28 Jun - 23 Aug 2021 Mon,
10.30am - 1.30pm
8 $380 $202.43
Western Painting (Acrylic/Oil)* 28 Jun - 23 Aug 2021 (FULL) Mon,
7.00pm - 10.00pm
8 $380 $202.43
Western Painting (Acrylic/Oil)* 30 Jun - 18 Aug 2021 Wed,
7.00pm - 10.00pm
8 $380 $202.43
Western Painting (Acrylic/Oil)* 1 Jul - 19 Aug 2021 (FULL) Thur,
2.00pm - 5.00pm
8 $380 $202.43
Western Painting (Acrylic/Oil)* 3 Jul - 21 Aug 2021 (FULL) Sat,
10.00am - 1.00pm
8 $380 $202.43
Western Painting (Oil)* 29 Jun - 24 Aug 2021 Tue,
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 by email one week before the scheduled commencement date of the course.

Certification

Upon completion, participants with at least 75% 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 application 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 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 $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.

Application can be done in person or by email.

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

For walk-in application, please call us at 6512 1388 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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