Back in the "old" days of the 1.2 exam AWT was a part of the exam, as was I/O. Both of these topics were removed in the 1.4 exam. As of the 5.0 exam, I/O was re-introduced but there will be NO questions on either Swing or AWT.
Spot false dilemmas now, ask me how!
(If you're not on the edge, you're taking up too much room.)