national diploma in calligraphy – intermediate
The National Diploma is open to CLAS members only for assessments held from 2021. For modular entries, you will need to be a member for all years in which you submit work for assessment.
Work for the CLAS National Diploma in Calligraphy Intermediate level is submitted in four modules. For the annual assessment you may submit the modules individually, in groups, or all at once. You may also repeat a module to improve marks.
Intermediate – Assessment: £80 (all modules in one year). Modular £120 (submission over several years)
Re-assessment of a module: £25
Return postage must be added to the fee. The parcel must not weigh above 4kg
UK £15, EU £36, all other countries £45
If you send your work in modules over a period of years (old version a maximum of 5 years, the new Diploma 4 years) you must pay the full fee the first year and then pay return postage each year that you send a parcel.
If you have any queries on the Diploma, you can email CLAS at : firstname.lastname@example.org
Downloadable Enrolment Form (this can be filled in and emailed to the Diploma Administrator at the email aboove).
Previous Downloadable PDFs:
Bank transfer- CAF Sort Code 40-52-40 Account 00031828
Cheques – pounds sterling made payable to CLAS or Calligraphy & Lettering Arts Society
images courtesy of previous entrants to Diploma – Intermediate level
Copyright while studying for the Diploma
To use a copyright protected work you usually have to seek permission first.
While working towards the Diploma you may use copyright protected works in your studies, for example writing out quotations or referencing artworks in your essays. Fair use is a part of copyright law that allows you to use such work without seeking permission of the copyright holder provided that it is solely for your own (non-commercial) studies and that the work you reproduce is properly acknowledged, credited and/or referenced.
CLAS may wish to display your Diploma work on our website or magazine. In order to protect ourselves from copyright infringement, please make clear on your submissions whether they are copyright protected.
If you need more information about copyright, please check the government guidance at Intellectual property: Copyright – detailed information – GOV.UK (www.gov.uk)