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Have I gone mad?

Matt Bliese
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Joined: Jun 09, 2011
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Or is Oracle's cheapest preperation material for the SCJA $660?

http://education.oracle.com/pls/web_prod-plq-dad/show_desc.redirect?dc=D61796GC10

That's crazy.

Also whats the word on this book? http://www.amazon.com/Certified-Associate-Study-CX-310-019-Certification/dp/0071490035/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1311567686&sr=8-1

I bought it, does anyone know if it will cover everything? and/or what supplements I should get?

Thanks.
Elchin Asgarli
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Joined: Mar 08, 2010
Posts: 222

Matt Bliese wrote:
That's crazy.


That is just a flower There are way more crazy things ))


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Chris Zaremba
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Joined: Nov 22, 2010
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I purchased their self study material for the developer exam and my personal opinion is that it was a waste of money. I think getting a a couple of good books is better value for money.

I used the book you posted for the SCJA and found it was very good.


SCJA, OCPJP, OCMJD
Robert James Liguori
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Matt, I am one of the co-authors of the book you listed.

This SCJA study guide provides all of the information you will need to pass the test. Any questions, just post them here as we'll answer them.

Additional resources are listed here: http://www.coderanch.com/how-to/java/ScjaFaq.

I would personally recommend that you pick up Cameron McKenzie's books as well.

Sincerely,
Robert Liguori


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