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warren li
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Joined: May 23, 2006
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Hi, I dont know where to post, so I post it here.

I am already SCJP 5 certified. For the next level, which should come first?
SCWCD or BCD or even SCWSD?

any comments? thanks.

SCBCD 1.3: 94%<br />SCWCD 1.4: 91%<br />SCJP 5: 95%
Christophe Verré

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This has been asked so much
What do you feel like learning ? Servlets, jsp ? Ejb ? Web services ?
There's no order, although many people (myself included) prefer SCWCD before SCBCD.

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warren li
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Although without order, some other people mentioned that BCD relies on some knowledge in WCD, and WSD relis on both. Is that true? If so, I should go for WCD first.
Patrick Williams
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Hi Warren, If you are asking because of potential job prospects, I would say that you should be going for SCWCD. I am only taking SCBCD to practice for the SCEA. The SCWCD is also a good intro to the J2EE deployment descriptors and security which is a good precursor to both the SCBCD and the SCDJWS. However, this is only my opinion and others may live in areas where SCBCD is more marketable and disagree.


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warren li
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Thanks. I am pretty clear what I want now.
I agree. Here's the link:
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