Production Accounting for Film and Television

MGMT X 404.2

Learn what it takes to handle all the financial controls of a film and television production including setting up accounts and purchase orders, accurate reporting of finances, and knowledge of signatory guilds and unions.

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Classroom
Starting at $699.00
As few as 11 weeks
4.0

What you can learn.

  • Discover how to maintain all financial aspects of a film and TV production
  • Learn what it takes to oversee the finances of production functions such as budgeting and accounts payable
  • Understand other aspects of production accounting including industry software, insurance, and labor laws

About this course:

Responsible for maintaining financial controls and financial reporting of all production funds, the production accountant must provide timely and accurate reporting of the financial information that will enable the producers to maximize production values. This comprehensive course covers duties, including set up and oversight of all accounting functions (i.e., budgeting, cost reporting, accounts payable, accounts receivable, petty cash, purchase orders, BTL payroll, ATL payroll, per diem, and banking) and knowledge of signatory guilds and unions. Other topics include related software; insurance; labor laws; and production tax credits, rebates, and refunds. Guest speakers are included.
Suggested Prerequisites

It is advisable that you complete the following (or equivalent) since they are prerequisites for Production Accounting for Film and Television.

Familiarity with basic production terminology and some accounting knowledge is helpful.

Winter 2020 Schedule

Available Format(s):

These courses meet in person and make use of an online presence to varying degrees.

Future Offering (Opens November 04, 2019 12:00:00 AM)
-
Monday, Saturday
Location: UCLA
371383
Fee:
$699.00
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Notes

No meetings January 20; February 17. Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after January 19, 2020
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
Type
Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Mon Jan 6, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 146
Lecture
Mon Jan 13, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 146
Lecture
Mon Jan 20, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 146
Lecture
Mon Jan 27, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 146
Lecture
Mon Feb 3, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 146
Lecture
Mon Feb 10, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 146
Lecture
Mon Feb 17, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 146
Lecture
Mon Feb 24, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 146
Lecture
Mon Mar 2, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 146
Lecture
Sat Mar 7, 2020
10:00AM - 5:00PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 146
Lecture
Mon Mar 9, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 146
Lecture
Mon Mar 16, 2020
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 146

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