ideaschool

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.

Also check out our student work on ideaschool.ac.nz

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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.

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Peter Janes

Peter Janes has worked in the Australasian TV industry since NZBC days in the late 1960s. His work in television includes iconic series such The Power Rangers, The Tribe, Shortland Street and Xena Warrior Princess; dramas like Mercy Peak and Jackson’s Wharf; comedy series The Topp Twins and Pio.

His film work includes the so-called Maori Merchant of Venice (He Taonga Films); documentaries include Ten Guitars, and Standing in the Sunshine and Opera in the Outback featuring Kiri Te Kanawa; and a number of Flying Nun music videos for TV Series Radio With Pictures including TheVerlaines’ Death and the Maiden.

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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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