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how to prepare within one month for SCJP ?

jay caprius

Joined: Feb 15, 2005
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it would be greate,if anyone can give me some ideas for completing SCJP with a time period of 1 month.
thanx in advance.
Adeel Ansari
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Sun Certified Prgrammer for Java 2 - by Kathy Siera. One of the most useful
books for the SCJP 1.4 exam.

Mark Spritzler

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This forum is for Servlets questions.

I am going to move this thread to the SCJP Forum.


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Mike Gershman
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Do you already know Java? If so, no problem.

Read K&B as suggested, then practice on the many mock exams listed here:

When you are scoring over 90%, you're ready.

If you already know a C family language, you can still do this in a month with a lot of work. If not, I think it's very hard but possible. In these cases, start with a regular beginner's Java book. There are good ones, online and at booksellers, recommended here:

Some of the best tutorials and books are published by Sun and available on their website.

Has anyone here passed SCJP in a month without already knowing Java, C, or C++?
[ February 23, 2005: Message edited by: Mike Gershman ]

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