Film and TV Production - Administrative Assistant I

Program Details

Film and TV Production – Administrative Support Production 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, the production process, crew responsibilities and hierarchy, and the Ga. Film Tax Credit process. Hands on labs provide student with real world production simulations.

Program Details

  • Major Code: FIT1
  • Award Level: Technical Certificate of Credit
  • Location: Griffin Campus
  • Program Entrance Term: Fall, Spring
  • Minimum Length of Program: 2 Terms
  • Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation: 20

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.

First Term
BUSN 1400Word Processing Applications4
COMP 1000Introduction to Computers3
Choose One: (Required)
FILM 1100GFA Introduction to On-Set Film Production6
FILM 1010Basic Skills of Film and Television Production I AND3
FILM 1020Basic Skills for Film and Television Production II3
Second Term
BUSN 1240Office Procedures3
BUSN 1440Document Production*4

*Students enrolling in BUSN 1440 are required to take a typing test indicating the ability to key at least 25 words per minute accurately, or successfully pass BUSN 1100 with grade of C or better.

Film & Television Production administrative support assistant

Program Advisor
Dean-Douglas Bruce
Georgia School of Cinema

Admin. Assistant
Suzanne Lizana

Instructor – Chuck Kerr (IATSE)
Instructor – Lisa Clark (IATSE)
Instructor – Gary Pitts
Instructor - Andre Cohen  PGA

Career and Academic Planning
Sharon Craft
Career Advisor
Griffin Campus
Room 107