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Whats the Exact Difference Between Earlier SCJP 310-065 & Now OCJP 1Z0-851?

Harshal Kolambe
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I want to know that Is there any changes in Syllabus & in Exam pattern? in OCJP 1z0-851??
Which book is useful for its preparation???
Kathy Sierra & Bert Bates bookis awesome but the confusion is that it includes 10 sections (objectives)?
gurpeet singh
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please refer scjp/ocpjp faq at http://faq.javaranch.com/java/ScjpFaq.

and what is the problem with 10 sections ? i think that considering the exam objectives book is of right size.

And Welcome to coderanch.
Anayonkar Shivalkar
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Harshal Kolambe wrote: I want to know that Is there any changes in Syllabus & in Exam pattern? in OCJP 1z0-851??
Which book is useful for its preparation???
Kathy Sierra & Bert Bates bookis awesome but the confusion is that it includes 10 sections (objectives)?

Welcome to CodeRanch!

The best thing to do is - check out syllabus of OCPJP 6. It seems that SCJP book by Sierra-Bates covers more than what is required for OCPJP6.

Since SCJP is outdate, frankly speaking, it is irrelevant to check differences.

I hope this helps.


Regards,
Anayonkar Shivalkar (SCJP, SCWCD, OCMJD, OCEEJBD)
rajeswari kannan
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Difference between OCPJP 6 and OCP Java SE 7 Programmer certification

The new OCP Java certification is totally different from the old one.

OCPJP 6
Java SE 6 skills Required, no pre-requistite
Read this article => http://www.epractizelabs.com/blog2/?p=166

OCPJP 7
Java SE 7 skills Required, you must complete OCAJP 7 prior to this exam.
To attend OCP, Java SE 7 exam you should complete OCP Java SE 7 first under certification path. In the case of upgrade path you should have certified in any version Oracle Certified Professional, Java Programmer OR Any version Sun Certified Java Programmer.
Read this article => http://www.epractizelabs.com/blog2/?p=407

Remember to study Java SE 7 features like binary literals, numbers with underscores, try with resources, exception handing enhancements, concurrency enhancements, switch with string, diamond operator enhancements, JDBC 4.0, Java NIO2, Design patterns, etc.


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