Here's a repost of what I put on the yahoo group:
Just got the results back, 4 weeks and 1 day after taking part 3:
The maximum number of points you could have received is 100, minimum
to pass is 70. Class Diagram (44 maximum) ......... 42
Component Diagram (44 maximum) .................... 39
Sequence/Colloboration Diagrams (12 maximum) ...... 12
Pretty happy with the results, waiting for them is a pain
Thanks to this group for the help (mostly with Part I). Here's some
advice if you're interested:
1) Like most news groups, ignore 80% of everything said here about
the project. There are too many different ways to execute the
solution, and deconflicting the advice from the group (and figuring
out who is full of BS) can drive you nuts.
The solution needs to make sense to *you*, and you should be able to
justify your decisions. I modified the domain model, and gave a good
explanation of why I did it, how it helped simplify the solution, etc.
2) Do the project iteratively -- treat it like a real OOA/D
exercise. It will save time in the long run. If you don't know
OOA/D, this project is a perfect way to learn. It's something an
architect should know.
3) Pay attention to non-functional requirements. That is the