Unit Award Scheme


In successfully completing this unit, the Learner will have

Evidence needed

demonstrated the ability to

1use the correct procedures to start and shut down an ICT systemSummary sheet
2use at least one input device and one output device correctlySummary sheet
3use at least one software application to solve a given problemSummary sheet
4recognise and use at least two interface features, eg icons, menusSummary sheet
5change at least one simple software settingSummary sheet
6open and save at least one fileSummary sheet
7insert and remove at least one type of mediaSummary sheet
8use and change a passwordSummary sheet
9minimise at least five types of physical stress whilst working with ICTSummary sheet
10search stored informationSummary sheet
11search a web-based source of informationSummary sheet
12enter, edit and format at least one piece of information, including text, graphics, numbers or other digital contentSummary sheet
13insert and position graphics or other digital content to achieve a purposeSummary sheet
14process or manipulate at least two numbers to meet a given needSummary sheet
15bring together at least two pieces of information for viewing on screen and printingSummary sheet
16check at least one piece of information for accuracy and meaningSummary sheet
17check the suitability of at least one piece of information for a given purposeSummary sheet
18receive, read and send an electronic messageSummary sheet
19use at least one contact to communicate withSummary sheet
20identify at least one reason to stay safe and to respect others when using ICT-based communication.Summary sheet

All outcomes recorded on an AQA Summary Sheet

Approved 5 December 2012Level - Entry Level