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Let your imagination run wild at EIT’s ideaschool. Our industry-experienced lecturers and purpose-built facilities will set you up for a career in visual arts and design, fashion, music or screen production.

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Featured Programme

Certificate in Introduction to Visual Arts and Design

Would you like to explore your interest in visual arts and design before committing to higher-level study? With this certificate you’ll gain basic skills in a range of art and craft media while developing an understanding of the design process.

By completing this programme, not only will you have gained basic art and design skills, but you’ll have a portfolio to present when applying for the Diploma or Bachelor of Visual Arts and Design programmes.

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Featured Profile

Blair Berg

Blair Berg, Diploma in Screen Production

Making a zombie film Brains in just 48 hours is a huge achievement.  Taking out the top prize in the V48 hour Film Festival is amazing.  Getting $60, 000 in cash and prizes to make their next film-legend!  EIT graduate Blair Berg is in the Golden Ape winning team Noise and Pictures who are hard at work on their next project.

Featured Staff

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Wayne Dobson

As a freelance videographer, sound engineer, photographer and video editor Wayne’s contributions to the Screen Production industry have been seen and heard on Television and in Theatres for over 20 years.

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Film your Dreams

EIT's purpose-built Screen Production Centre is centred around two large studios and includes three editing suites, TV editing stations and a small sound studio.  A surround sound theatre doubles as a screen/classroom.

Dedicated solely to students, the John Harré Screen and Electronic Media centre is deemed to be one of the best-equipped screen production teaching facilities in a NZ tertiary institution.

Check out screen students' work here

Passion for Fashion 

Sew up your career and study in style at EIT

EIT offers various fashion programmes that will give you the skills and knowledge to enter the fashion industry.

Learn everything from designing clothes and pattern-making to creating your own fashion label.

Students design and create their own garments, learn about production for fashion shows and gain the skills to establish their own business within the fashion industries.

Certificate in Fashion Apparel students are involved in organising/planning and modelling in EIT’s annual Fashion Show.

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