Southern Institute of Technology - Part of Te Pūkenga
NZ Turn your passion into a career! SIT’s Music and Audio Production courses range from Certificate up to Graduate Diploma level and focus on hands-on learning of skills that can lead to a successful profession.
Our programmes are taught by experienced tutors who are respected industry professionals with extensive professional networks. Students undertake a range of practical and academic work, including events with local groups, building professional networks and the opportunity for third year Audio Production Bachelor students to intern at SAE’s Byron Bay campus in Australia for 12 weeks.
Facilities are of the highest standard, with five recording studios fully equipped with quality equipment, a recording auditorium and a 300 seat professional theatre.
Areas of study include: live sound, studio recording, mixing, mastering, post-production for film, electronics, computing and audio software and audiology, writing music, performance.
SIT offer the following programmes at our Invercargill campus:
- NZ Certificate in Foundation Skills (Level 2) strand In Music and Music Technology
- NZ Certificate in DJ and Electronic Music Production (Level 4)
- NZ Certificate in Entertainment and Event Technology (Level 4) with strands in Lighting and Live Sound
- NZ Certificate in Music (Level 4)
- New Zealand Diploma in Audio Engineering and Production (Level 5)
- New Zealand Diploma in Audio Engineering and Production (Level 6)
- New Zealand Diploma in Music (Level 5)
- New Zealand Diploma in Music (Level 6)
- Bachelor of Audio Production
- Bachelor of Contemporary Music
- Graduate Certificate in Audio Production
- Graduate Diploma in Audio Production
- Graduate Certificate in Contemporary Music
- Graduate Diploma in Contemporary Music