MAINZ programmes are designed for music lovers with the industry in mind. The faculty, which comes under the umbrella of Tai Poutini Polytechnic (TPP), has campuses in Christchurch and Auckland dedicated to preparing students for real jobs in the music business.
Whether you’re a performer or prefer to work behind the scenes, MAINZ has a course that can help open doors in the music industry. Choose to study music performance, DJ and electronic music production, live sound, audio engineering or event management across a range introductory short courses through to Certificate, Diploma and Degree programmes. MAINZ has built an enviable reputation over the years for our high quality programmes. Our graduates are sought-after by industry and our tutors are all seasoned industry professionals. As well as sharing their skills and expertise across the music business, MAINZ tutors help students develop industry networks with their extensive local and international contacts.
Music and audio production and performance in the 21st century are part of an ever-changing global business, making important cultural and economic contributions to societies worldwide. A tertiary education in these fields is seen as an increasingly attractive prospect for many young people and for those seeking a positive change of direction in their lives. At MAINZ, we make sure we’re up with the latest trends and innovations in technology to offer you cutting-edge training that is relevant in the real-world music business. Our graduates have gone on to launch successful careers here at home and on the international stage. The opportunities are endless.
While studying, students are well supported throughout their education journey, having access to state-of-the-art facilities, new technology and comprehensive student services. We provide students with just the right mix of practical experience and theoretical knowledge during their studies to help launch their music careers. Whatever your musical passion, you’ll get the best start at MAINZ.
FOUNDATION SOUND AND MUSIC
NZ Certificate in Foundation Skills / www.mainz.ac.nz/foundation
DJ AND ELECTRONIC MUSIC PRODUCTION
Certificate in DJ and Electronic Music Production / www.mainz.ac.nz/dj
LIVE SOUND AND EVENT PRODUCTION
Certificate in Live Sound and Event Production / www.mainz.ac.nz/live
Phone: 0800 265 526
Level 3, 150 Victoria Street West, Auckland 1010
191 High Street, Christchurch 8011
MAINZ programmes are designed for music lovers with the industry in mind. Our campuses in Christchurch and Auckland are dedicated to preparing students for real jobs in the music business.