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Changes in Exam

Sandeep Lodhia
Ranch Hand

Joined: Oct 09, 2000
Posts: 105
I've been preparing for SCJP since last 2 months.Please inform me about new changes in exam(price hike,passing score,time limit,change in syllabus)
Rahul Agarwal
Ranch Hand

Joined: Sep 13, 2000
Posts: 52
hi sandeep
few changes have been incorporated in new exam
1. No change in exam objectives
2. 7000/ fee
3. more of code and less of theory
4. 61% passing score(earlier it was 71%)
5. number of correct answers will be told
6. 90 mins exam duration
I think it helps...
bye
Rahul
Sandeep Lodhia
Ranch Hand

Joined: Oct 09, 2000
Posts: 105
Thanks Rahul.
Are you sure oF 61% b'coz its 71% on http://www.sun.com.au/service/education/certification/java_plat_det.html?
Pl.confirm.
Harps S
Greenhorn

Joined: Oct 09, 2000
Posts: 9
Dear Sandeep,
It is for sure 61%,not 71%...All the best.
Harpal
Sandeep Lodhia
Ranch Hand

Joined: Oct 09, 2000
Posts: 105
Thanx Harpal!!!(I'm relived)
Ajith Kallambella
Sheriff

Joined: Mar 17, 2000
Posts: 5782
'Harp S',
PROPER NAMES ARE NOW REQUIRED!!
Read this post for more details.
Ajith

Open Group Certified Distinguished IT Architect. Open Group Certified Master IT Architect. Sun Certified Architect (SCEA).
prasanth Tata
Greenhorn

Joined: Oct 11, 2000
Posts: 7
Rahul,
Do we need to score minimun 36 out of 59 to pass the exam ?
(if it is 61%). Please let me know. I am planning to appear for
the exam next month
Thanks
Prasanth
 
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