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AS Specification AQA GCE Information and Communication Technology (2520)

The AS examinations are comprised of two written papers, of 1 hour 30 minutes each and count towards 25% of the A-level. The AS exams will have, short answer questions and structured questions.

INFO1 Practical Problem Solving in the Digital World:

Students are provided with the opportunity to use ICT to solve a task or problem, and this is generally done using a spreadsheet. In this unit we also look at: Data entry, storage, output of information, use of software, current health and safety legislation.

50% of AS, 1 hour 30 minutes examination, 05 June 2017 am

INFO2 Living in the Digital World:

The topics of study include: ICT systems, their components, uses, users, safety and security, Data and information, data transfer, backup and recovery.

50% of AS, 1 hour 30 minutes examination, 09 June 2017 am

Reading List

Author(s): Diane Spencer, Stuart McNee & Claire Rees (series editor)

Title: AQA Information and Communication Technology AS (Student Book)

ISBN: 9780748799077
Subpages (2): INFO1 INFO2