NCFE Functional Skills ICT Level 2 Past Papers

NCFE Functional Skills ICT Level 2 past papers look slightly differently to other functional skills exams. To view them you will need to download SurpassViewer and then complete the exam using this software. The content of the exams are still the same, being separated into two sections. The first section requires you to use the internet to receive email, find information from the internet and also organise files. The second section asks you to create a document based on the instructions given, work with data and then finally answer written data. To complete part B you will be required to use Microsoft Office.

The total time for the exam is 150 minutes and is out of 60 marks.

Part A: 21 marks – suggested time – 45 minutes

Part B: 39 marks – suggested time – 105 minutes

NCFE Functional Skills ICT Level 2 exams are based on the same specification as all other ICT exams, which are:

  1. Using ICT systems
  2. Finding and selecting information 
  3. Developing, presenting and communicating information

NCFE Functional Skills ICT Level 2: Key Details

Qualification Title NCFE Functional Skills Qualification in Information and Communication Technology (ICT) at Level 2
Qualification Number Qualification Number 600/0139/2
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.