Win a copy of The Java Performance Companion this week in the Performance forum!
  • Post Reply
  • Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic

scjp

 
gincy green
Greenhorn
Posts: 5
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
hello everyone

i m preparing for my SCJP6
but with book for scjp5.0, is that enough??
where i can find materials to prepare for the rest of the objectives in scjp6 which were not in scjp5.

this is a very friendly forum i ever saw

thanks in advance to all
 
Deepak Bala
Bartender
Posts: 6663
5
Firefox Browser Linux MyEclipse IDE
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
There is currently no study guide that concentrates on the extra topics in SCJP 6.
 
Campbell Ritchie
Sheriff
Pie
Posts: 49396
62
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
. . . and welcome to JavaRanch I hope you always find us friendly!
 
Joe Fischer
Greenhorn
Posts: 25
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
I passed the Java 6 certification mainly using Java 5 material, plus some Java 1.4 material. No question that you're going to have to be comfortable with Java 5. For Java 6, read the Sun Javadoc introduction to the java.io.Console class, note things about synchronized methods, single instance per JVM, what methods return String and what returns an array.

Study the java.util.NaviagableSet and java.util.NaviagableMap interfaces. Note what happens with the head() and tail() methods and note the pass-through limitations and what happens if you try to add to the collections returned by these methods.

A few extra hours studying these should help a lot.
 
Nabila Mohammad
Ranch Hand
Posts: 664
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Hey Joe,
What source did you use for studying for SCJP 6?
Is the internet good enough?
 
pawni jain
Greenhorn
Posts: 22
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
hello

check it out this discussion for scjp6.0

http://www.javaranch.com


thanks.
regards.
 
gincy green
Greenhorn
Posts: 5
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
thank you Joe Fischer
your reply gives us a very nice guidance.
by the way what about mock exams? how you practiced?
i found javabeat for scjp6, any other mocks for scjp6?....

and thank you pawni jain
now clear about scjp6 and the difference from scjp5
 
Joe Fischer
Greenhorn
Posts: 25
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
This link was my post on the results: My story. I purchased the Sun practice exam for the Java 6 certification which actually includes two practice exams.
 
  • Post Reply
  • Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic