Edexcel Functional Skills ICT Entry Level 1, 2, 3 Past Papers

Edexcel Functional Skills ICT Entry Level 1, 2, 3 past papers are not split into tasks, but rather consist of a list of questions. The number of marks available in each exam is usually less than 10 – however, each mark requires more work than usual to obtain. Questions are completed on computers and require comprehension of inserts, which are provided, in order to complete the questions.

The Edexcel ICT Functional SKills Entry Level 1, 2, 3 exam assesses candidates on these key skills:

  1. Using ICT
  2. Finding and Selecting Information
  3. Developing, Presenting and Communicating Information

Developing, presenting and communicating information is weighted most heavily in the exam, however all three skills must be mastered to perform well in the exam.

Edexcel Functional Skills ICT Entry Level 1, 2, 3: Key Details

Qualification Title Pearson Edexcel Functional Skills Qualification in Information and Communication Technology (ICT) at Entry 1/2/3
Qualification Number Qualification Number 500/9112/8 (Level 1), 500/9104/9 (Level 2), 500/8500/1 (Level 3)
Approved age ranges Approved age ranges Pre-16, 16-18, 19+
Total Qualification Time (TQT) Total Qualification Time (TQT) 47 hours
Guided Learning Hours (GLH) Guided Learning Hours (GLH) 45 hours
Assessment type Assessment type Externally set, on-demand assessment.
Grading Grading The qualification is graded Pass/Fail.
Entry requirements Entry requirements No prior knowledge, understanding, skills or qualifications are needed.