Win a copy of Spark in Action this week in the Open Source Projects forum!
  • Post Reply Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic
programming forums Java Mobile Certification Databases Caching Books Engineering Micro Controllers OS Languages Paradigms IDEs Build Tools Frameworks Application Servers Open Source This Site Careers Other all forums
this forum made possible by our volunteer staff, including ...
Marshals:
  • Campbell Ritchie
  • Bear Bibeault
  • Ron McLeod
  • Jeanne Boyarsky
  • Paul Clapham
Sheriffs:
  • Tim Cooke
  • Liutauras Vilda
  • Junilu Lacar
Saloon Keepers:
  • Tim Moores
  • Stephan van Hulst
  • Tim Holloway
  • fred rosenberger
  • salvin francis
Bartenders:
  • Piet Souris
  • Frits Walraven
  • Carey Brown

SCBCD preparation tips

 
Ranch Hand
Posts: 133
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Hi all,

I've cleared SCJP and SCWCD. I'm planning to take SCBCD exam. I have virtually no experience with EJBs.

What is the best way to approach this exam?
How much time do you think would be sufficient to prepare for this exam?

Any suggestions would be appreciated.

Thanks
Deep
 
Ranch Hand
Posts: 118
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Buy Head First EJB, by Kathy Sierra and Bert Bates.
If you don't have Head First Java, you might want to get that one too, and maybe also preorder the Head First book on jsp and servlets.

Neither Kathy or Bert has paid me to say that. It is just as simple as that they write the best books on Java.
 
Rancher
Posts: 3645
38
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator

Originally posted by J Isberg:
... and maybe also preorder the Head First book on jsp and servlets.



Hey J

Deep has cleared SCWCD already

2Deep: Kathy's and Bert's book on SCBCD will make your preparation a b-i-i-i-i-i-i-g fun.

If you can't affort the book - see web-site in my signature.

regards,
MZ
 
Author & Gold Digger
Posts: 7617
6
IntelliJ IDE Java
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
What is the best way to approach this exam?
The best way to approach this exam would be to start learning EJBs, of course, by having some hands-on experience first. Download the J2EE 1.3 SDK and start reading the J2EE tutorial by going through the examples.

How much time do you think would be sufficient to prepare for this exam?
This question depends on your ability to assimilate the stuff. No one can really answer this question. All you can do is to find people with similar experience and deduce how much time you might spend on that based on their stories...
 
Greenhorn
Posts: 3
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
Hello,

I have 2 yr experience in struts.
I've cleared SCJP,SCWCD

Currently started studying EJB.
I would like to know how much time it would take for preparing for SCBCD
Please advice.

Thanks,
Bharath
 
This tiny ad is guaranteed to be gluten free.
Building a Better World in your Backyard by Paul Wheaton and Shawn Klassen-Koop
https://coderanch.com/wiki/718759/books/Building-World-Backyard-Paul-Wheaton
    Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic