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 10 weeks
4.0 Credits

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.

Summer 2019 Schedule

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

Future Offering (Opens 29 Apr 2019 12:00:00 AM)
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Monday, Saturday
Location: UCLA
Instructor: Aved Savoulian
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Fee:
$699.00
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Notes

Internet access required.

Refund Deadline
No refunds after July 7, 2019
Course Requirements
Internet access required to retrieve course materials.
Schedule
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Date
Time
Location
Lecture
Mon Jun 24, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 146
Lecture
Mon Jul 1, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 146
Lecture
Mon Jul 8, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 146
Lecture
Sat Jul 13, 2019
2:00PM - 5:00PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 146
Lecture
Mon Jul 15, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 146
Lecture
Mon Jul 22, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 146
Lecture
Mon Jul 29, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 146
Lecture
Mon Aug 5, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 146
Lecture
Mon Aug 12, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 146
Lecture
Mon Aug 19, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 146
Lecture
Mon Aug 26, 2019
6:30PM - 9:30PM
UCLA
Dodd Hall 146

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