AQA Certificate, Functional Skills

AQA | Private candidates | Subjects and qualifications information for private candidates | AS and A-levels

Subject specifications that are available to candidates are listed below. Please select a specification to see details of any additional restrictions and/or special conditions for private candidates.

Rules that are applicable to all students for these specifications (for example which optional exams can and can't be taken together) can be found in our Entry codes document and subject specification documents.

AQA Certificate (number in brackets is the specification code)

Further Mathematics (8365) (AQA Level 2 Certificate)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2021

None – this qualification is available to private candidates.

Mathematical Studies (1350) (AQA Level 3 Certificate)

Exam seriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
June 2021

None – this qualification is available to private candidates.

Functional Skills (number in brackets is the specification code)

English Level 1 (8720)

SeriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
November 2020The qualification has the following condition:

Component 8720S – Speaking, listening and communicating (controlled assessment)

Centres accepting private candidates must be willing to undertake and assess this component.

January 2021
March 2021
June 2021

English Level 2 (8725)

SeriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
November 2020

The qualification has the following condition:

Component 8720S – Speaking, listening and communicating (controlled assessment)

Centres accepting private candidates must be willing to undertake and assess this component.

January 2021
March 2021
June
2021

Mathematics Level 1 (8361)

SeriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
November 2020None - this qualification is available to private candidates.
January 2021
March 2021
June
2021

Mathematics Level 2 (8362)

SeriesRestrictions/special conditions for private candidates
November 2020None - this qualification is available to private candidates.
January 2021
March 2021
June
2021