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Books for SCJA

Dave Berkhousen
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Joined: Sep 20, 2005
Posts: 2
Is there study material available for SCJA? Any good books? How should one prepare for this exam?


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Santana Iyer
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Joined: Jun 13, 2005
Posts: 335
Hi,

This is what I used,

For core Java part Head First Java 2nd Edition by Kathy Sierra and Bert Bates, for UML related stuff UML distilled was recommended to me but I only read 10 page booklet on UML which you may find in this forum or at yahoo groups if you dont find let me know I will tell you name of group I guess Sun_Certified_Java_Associate (not sure so search in yahoo groups).

SunCert Manager recommended following also,
Reviewing this tutorial:
http://java.sun.com/j2ee/1.4/docs/tutorial/doc/index.html
J2ME:
http://java.sun.com/j2me/docs/j2me-ds.pdf

http://www.sun.com/training/catalog/courses/WJTB-310.xml
Section 2.6 of this doc: http://java.sun.com/j2ee/j2ee-1_4-fr-spec.pdf


also do check http://www.sun.com/training/catalog/courses/CX-310-019.xml
they have mentioned SCJA related preparation stuff information.
hope this helps!
[ September 20, 2005: Message edited by: Santana Iyer ]
Dave Berkhousen
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Joined: Sep 20, 2005
Posts: 2
Thank you much for your help!!!
Layne Lund
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Joined: Dec 06, 2001
Posts: 3061
Originally posted by Santana Iyer:
For core Java part Head First Java 2nd Edition by Kathy Sierra and Bert Bates, for UML related stuff UML distilled was recommended to me but I only read 10 page booklet on UML which you may find in this forum or at yahoo groups if you dont find let me know I will tell you name of group I guess Sun_Certified_Java_Associate (not sure so search in yahoo groups).
...


Can you provide a link for this UML booklet? I would like to be able to study from it, but I haven't been able to find it on Yahoo groups.

Thanks,

Layne


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Francivalb Lima
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Joined: Feb 27, 2005
Posts: 42
All the UML you need to know for the SCJA exam is covered here.
Link for this UML booklet: http://www.hfoobook.com/

Francivalb

[Andrew: changed link to point to Dave's original page - please let him get the advertising for his book rather than just giving away his study notes]
[ October 13, 2005: Message edited by: Andrew Monkhouse ]

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sanjeev askjeev
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Joined: Oct 12, 2005
Posts: 5
Hi can I have a list of books(online material,pdfs,etc) to clear SCJA? It would be of great help,thanks.
Peter Rooke
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Joined: Oct 21, 2004
Posts: 801

Yahoo Group - SCJA


Regards Pete
 
 
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