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SCJP 1.5 or SCJP 5.0

Girish Bagath

Joined: Oct 22, 2006
Posts: 3
Hi friends,

I am very glad to join this room. As I very new to Java, I want to get my SCJP. But I don't have any idea on which exam to take up, currently I am just begining with 1.4, could anyone tell me diff between 1.5 and 5.0. And I have decided to take up 1.5 exam, i will be greatfull to those who could kindly send me tutors and practise exams. Thanks.
Matthew Gerald

Joined: Sep 11, 2006
Posts: 10
Well, the 1.5 is technically 5. Different sources seem to use both of these notations. The exam is actually the SCJP 5 exam, and there is also a SCJP 1.4 available.

There are many different links that explain the changes/updates for the SCJP 5 exam. has links to the objectives of both.

-------------------------<br />SCJP 1.4 10/28/2006<br />SCWCD (next on the list!)
Girish Bagath

Joined: Oct 22, 2006
Posts: 3
Hi Matthew,

Thanks a lot for this information. I have a request also, kindly give me some links to get SCJP 5 study material, e-books and practise exam. I am happy that you spent valuble time for me.

[NOTE BY HENRY: All requests of this type assumes either the purchase of materials, or materials that is provided for free by it's copyright owners.]
[ October 24, 2006: Message edited by: Henry Wong ]
I agree. Here's the link:
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