The 2 hour long AQA Level 1 Functional Skills ICT exam assesses candidates on three key skills:
- Using ICT
- Finding and Selecting Information
- Developing, Presenting and Communicating Information
Developing, presenting and communicating information is a more substantial part of the assessment than both using ICT and finding and selecting information. There are 80 marks in total available in this exam.
AQA Functional Skills ICT Level 1
|AQA Functional Skills Qualification in Information and Communication Technology at Level 1
|Qualification Number Qualification Number
|Approved age ranges Approved age ranges
|Pre-16, 16-18, 19+
|Total Qualification Time (TQT) Total Qualification Time (TQT)
|Guided Learning Hours (GLH) Guided Learning Hours (GLH)
|Assessment type Assessment type
|Externally set, on-demand assessment.
|The qualification is graded Pass/Fail.
|Entry requirements Entry requirements
|No prior knowledge, understanding, skills or qualifications are needed.