FIP1 Film Production - Accounting Assistant, Technical Certificate of Credit

Offered at the Griffin Campus

Program Entrance Term: Fall, Spring
Minimum Length of Program: 2 terms
Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation: 23

Program Description

Film Production – Accounting Assistant certificate program will train competent entry-level Film/Video office/administrative production assistants who can successfully get an entry-level job in the film / video production industry or continue with their education goals in one of the other Film Production program areas. Subject matter includes basic training in office procedures and applications, accounting and payroll, the production process, crew responsibilities and hierarchy, and the Ga. Film Tax Credit process. Hands on labs provide student with real world production simulations.

Admission Requirements

  • Submit completed application and application fee
  • Be at least 16 years of age
  • Submit official high school transcript or GED transcript with test scores and ALL post-secondary transcripts in an official sealed envelope
  • Meet assessment requirements

The following is a suggested path to complete this program in a timely manner. An individual’s path to completion may be different based on institutional and personal factors affecting his/her academic progress.

Note: While all courses are offered, they may vary by term and campus. See the program advisor for any questions.

Contact Us

James Perkins, B.S., Program Coordinator


Phone: (770) 467-4485

Program Courses

First Term

ACCT 1100Financial Accounting I



COLL 1500Student Success



COMP 1000Introduction to Computer Literacy



FILM 1100GFA Introduction to On-Set Film Production


Second Term

ACCT 1105Financial Accounting II


ACCT 1115Computerized Accounting


FILM 1070Film and Television Payroll