AQA Functional Skills ICT Level 2 Past Papers

AQA Functional Skills ICT Level 2 past papers are 2 hours long and contain a maximum of 80 marks. The exam consists of 4 sections: A, B, C and D, which assess a variety of information and communication technology skills. Each section contains 20 marks each, making up the 80 marks in total that the exam is out of. The pass mark for this past paper is 51 marks out of 80, which equates to 63.75%.

AQA no longer offers Functional Skills ICT, however this past paper is still a useful revision material as it assesses the same skills from the standard ICT Functional Skills Level 2 specification. This includes:

  • Using the internet to search for information
  • Communicating via email effectively
  • Use suitable software to access and present information

AQA Functional Skills ICT Level 2: Key Details

Qualification Title AQA Functional Skills Qualification in Information and Communication Technology (ICT) at Level 2
Qualification Number Qualification Number 500/9029/X
Approved age ranges Approved age ranges Pre-16, 16-18, 19+
Total Qualification Time (TQT) Total Qualification Time (TQT) 54 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 required.