NSA Bite-sized Course @ $10
 

Join us at the public libraries for these NSA bite-sized courses as we journey through lifelong learning and pick up tips along the way.


Course fees at $10 nett for Singaporeans & PRs aged 50 & above.


Registration is on a first come first serve basis.

Staying Resilient in Tough Times
By Society for WINGS

Date: Tuesday 3 September 2019
Time: 2.30 pm - 5.30 pm
Venue: Bishan Public Library, Programme Zone (Level 2)

Through this workshop, participants will learn about the SPARK model resilience training which takes them on a journey of self-reflection and cognitive/emotional development. In addition, participants will also learn about stress coping strategies.
轻松学拼音
By Nanyang Technological University (NTU) – Confucius Institute

Date: Friday 20 September 2019
Time: 2.30 pm - 5.30 pm
Venue: Toa Payoh Public Library, Programme Zone (Level 3)

本课程会简单介绍汉语拼音。通过绕口令、口诀等趣味方法,学员可轻松地初步掌握拼音的声母和韵母。学员掌握好汉语拼音后,会发现它有助于阅读,也可用于电子输入。
An Introduction to Lifestyle, Ageing and Wellbeing
By Temasek Polytechnic (TP)

Date: Friday 27 September 2019
Time: 2.30 pm - 5.30 pm
Venue: Bishan Public Library, Programme Zone (Level 2)

Learn how to improve your wellbeing through this interactive workshop. Be introduced to the concept of ‘quality of life’ and effective strategies that promote wellness across the various dimensions, namely, physical, social, emotional and intellectual.
围棋入门与文化工作坊
By Nanyang Technological University (NTU) – Confucius Institute

Date: Tuesday 1 October 2019
Time: 2.30 pm - 5.30 pm
Venue: Library@ Chinatown, Programme Zone, Chinatown Point

本课程介绍初级围棋技术及相关文化。围棋活动不仅是青少年开发智力的良好游戏,更是有利于乐龄人士身心健康的娱乐活动。围棋对弈是一种全脑运动,需要左、右脑交替使用,可锻炼思维、保持智力、防止脑细胞的衰老。同时乐龄人士更能以此为精神寄托,结交新朋友,巩固老情谊,消除寂寞,颐养天年。
Planning your next career after retirement
By Singapore Association for Continuing Education (SACE)

Date: Thursday 10 October 2019
Time: 2.30 pm - 5.30 pm
Venue: Bedok Public Library, Programme Zone (Level 3), Heartbeat@Bedok

Extracted from "2nd Career Planning", participants will learn to plan and develop a second career after retirement in this 3-hour introductory course. Participants will also have the chance to reflect and search for new meaning, options, goals and mission through self-assessment and action planning.
Introduction to Drawing
By Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts (NAFA)

Date: Wednesday 4 September 2019
Time: 2.30 pm - 5.30 pm
Venue: NAFA Campus 1 80 Bencoolen Street Singapore 189655

This is an added course run.

Extracted from "Drawing Essential (Theory and Practice)", this 3-hour introductory course will highlight techniques such as visualisation, negative spaces and perspective drawing. Join us to kickstart your artistic journey today!
Introduction to Smartphone Photography
By Nanyang Polytechnic (NYP)

Date: Friday 15 November 2019
Time: 2.30 pm - 5.30 pm
Venue: Nanyang Polytechnic 180 Ang Mo Kio Ave 8 Singapore 569830

This is an added course run.

Participants will learn the basic elements and techniques in creating stunning photos using a smartphone. At the end of this workshop, participants will be able to define the key elements of creating a strong photo and apply appropriate compositional techniques in smartphone photography.


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