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Difference between SCEA 5.0 and earlier versions

Ajay Singh Rathore
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Joined: Mar 27, 2008
Posts: 64
Hi all,
I am currently preparing for the SCEA version 5.0. I have some queries regarding the new exam version. Could you tell me the exact differences between the version 5 of the exam and the earlier versions from the exam objectives point of view.
Also another question is that as the exam has been upgraded, and most the downloaded material i have is for the old exam i guess like the Cade's book. Could you suggest me some useful resources for the newer version. The books i am using are

Mark Cade's SCEA
Head First EJB
Professional EJB 3.0
Core J2EE design patterns
GOF uml book

Is there any thing else i am missing here.

Thanks
Ajay Singh Rathore
SCJP 95%, SCDJWS 85%
Paul Michael
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Joined: Jul 02, 2001
Posts: 697
I hope when you said "downloaded material" you're not referring to pirated stuff.

Anyway, here's a list of other recommended books for SCEA 5.


SCJP 1.2 (89%), SCWCD 1.3 (94%), IBM 486 (90%), SCJA Beta (96%), SCEA (91% / 77%), SCEA 5 P1 (77%), SCBCD 5 (85%)
Ajay Singh Rathore
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Joined: Mar 27, 2008
Posts: 64
Thanks for the link Paul.
But i am still waiting for anyone to reply to my first question.

Thanks,
Ajay Singh Rathore
SCJP 95%, SCDJWS 85%
jeremias lacanienta
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Joined: Sep 17, 2006
Posts: 60
i took the first part of the old scea and all 3 parts of scea5 and i can't remember any simmilarity between them except for the format of the exam. everything else is different.


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