CFOS Table 1.2

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Exercise 1.2 - Sample Answers

Types of Costs Direct or Indirect
Course Development
training workshop for course writers Direct
payments for course writers Direct
fees/salary for editor Direct
salary/wages for typist Direct
costs of pilot-testing materials Direct
Materials Production
salary/wages/fees for DTP Direct
payments for illustrations Direct
payments for use of copyright material Direct
costs of printing or photocopying Direct
Materials Distribution
storage of materials Indirect
packing materials Direct
transporting materials Direct
communicating with those handing out materials to learners Direct
Admission & Registration
assessing applications from potential students Direct
entering registration forms on a computer database Direct
checking data entry for completeness and accuracy Direct or Indirect
Allocation to Centres & Study Groups
rent or maintenance of study centre building Direct or Indirect
utilities (electricity, heating, water) for study centres Direct or Indirect
payments to centre heads Direct or Indirect
provision of ICTs at study centres Direct or Indirect
informing students about when and which study centre to go to Direct
Tutorials & Study Groups
payments to tutors Direct
training of tutors Direct or Indirect
teaching materials (chalk, felt-tip markers, photocopies, etc.) Direct
fees/wages for marking assignments Direct
rental of examination hall Direct
payment for exam invigilators Direct
payment for exam marking Direct
checking that students have met all the requirements for a certificate to be awarded Direct
printing certificates & inscribing graduates' names Direct
graduation ceremony Direct or Indirect
recruiting part-time tutors and issuing contracts to them Direct
issuing cheques or arranging for bank transfers to pay tutors Direct
maintaining the institution's computer network Indirect
insurance for the institution Indirect
salary of institution's director/chief executive officer Indirect
payments to institution's board of governors/advisors Indirect
costs of strategic planning workshops Indirect
costs of periodic evaluation of institution Direct or Indirect

This table is not comprehensive. There are many more examples of costs that you might have included in your list.

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