This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
Just want to share my joy with all of you. I have just login to the CertManager to check my score, and saw that I have passed my SCEA Part2/3
My score is 96. The following is the Score Breakdown : ============================= The maximum number of points you could have received is 100, minimum to pass is 70. Class Diagram (44 maximum) .......................... 43 Component Diagram (44 maximum) ...................... 41 Sequence/Collaboration Diagrams (12 maximum) ........ 12 =============================
Thanks to everyone here, this forum has been a great help.
Congratulations !!! Would you mind sharing your preparation experience ? Like how much time you spent on studying for part 1 and part 2/3 What books , reference materials did you read ? Any software like whizlabs etc. ?
Joined: Oct 07, 2008
Hi Prasanth, For part1 it took my around 40 -50 days of serious preparation approximately 4-5 hours per day . I have gone through the below books and some materials in yahoo groups. 1) Sun Certified Enterprise Architect for J2EE� Technology Study Guide-Mark Cade Simon Roberts 2) Sun Certified Enterprise Architect for J2EE� stuy guide - Osborne McGrawhill and some ramu notes , nutshell material from the yahoo groups, finally done some whizlabs mock exams.
For part2 - I followed the discussion in java ranch forums. 1)http://java.sun.com/blueprints/patterns/catalog.html, 2)Designing Enterprise Applications By Sun and 3) case study from cade roberts book.
I have used Jude communtity version for deployment ,class , sequence and component diagrams.