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Amal Said
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hello all,



i was wondering which exam shall i take, SCJA or SCJP, until now there is nothing fixed !!
and i need to restudy what i have been studied one year ago !!



anyway,

i'm having some qusteions " only some .. loool "



a) how long will it take to prepare for Sun Certificate Java exam.
b) which books/website links are useful for preparing for the exam.

i'm having Detail and deatil book .. is it enough??

c) i knew that there are some practice exams and labs, from where can i got them?

d) whats the difference between Java 5 and 6 !!

and how to choose out from this list one exam that will be sutible for me.


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- Sun Certified Programmer for the Java Platform, Standard Edition 6
(CX-310-065) - NEW!

- Upgrade Exam: Sun Certified Programmer for the Java Platform, Standard Edition 6 (CX-310-066) - NEW!

- Sun Certified Programmer for the Java Platform, Standard Edition 5.0 (CX-310-055)

- Upgrade Exam: Sun Certified Programmer for the Java Platform, Standard Edition 5.0 (CX-310-056)
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e) there is no offical sun office in my country, as i knew few hours ago, can i still have a chance to do the exam by myself?

and how much dose the exam cost?

f) what should be better for me as computer Science Student, Java Programming or Java Developemnt.?
what will i miss .. if i choose Development !!



thats for now, thank you in advance.
Devaka Cooray
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I recommend you to go for SCJP 6.0 (CX 310-065) exam. You need to be certified as a programmer (SCJP), before you can go for any developer exam.

You can take the exam at any prometric test center. You can search for a test center in your country.

For all of the other questions, please have a look at our SCJP FAQ.


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Cameron Wallace McKenzie
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Well, SCJA is the entry level exam, so I'd recommend that, but then again, I'm a bit biased.

Check out my signature links for some sample SCJA mock exams to give you a flavour for what the exam questions might be like.

-Cameron McKenzie
Amal Said
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Joined: Jun 21, 2009
Posts: 6
Thnx Devaka Cooray for your reply !!

may i ask,
what do they mean by saying ( Client and Program Selection ) !!!

Amal Said
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Cameron Wallace McKenzie wrote:Well, SCJA is the entry level exam, so I'd recommend that, but then again, I'm a bit biased.

Check out my signature links for some sample SCJA mock exams to give you a flavour for what the exam questions might be like.

-Cameron McKenzie


then what to chose .. SCJA or SCJP ?



Thanks , sure i will do
Devaka Cooray
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Amal Said wrote:what do they mean by saying ( Client and Program Selection ) !!!


client = Sun Microsystems
program = Sun Microsystems (310, 311)
Amal Said
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Devaka Cooray wrote:
Amal Said wrote:what do they mean by saying ( Client and Program Selection ) !!!


client = Sun Microsystems
program = Sun Microsystems (310, 311)


thnx


well i found out that the Certificate Price is about 300 US Dollar without considering taxes, vouchers, promotions !!

so 300 for the exam only !!!
whatever the result was
Lukas Sieradzki
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You can get a voucher if you are fe. a student
 
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