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Normally I use Exam Prep & Exam Cram books to study for Certification exams. I cannot find any Exam Cram books for the SCWCD. Does anybody know if they are available yet?
What other books could people recommend for the SCWCD?
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There is the one in this week's give-away:
SCWCD Exam Study Kit: Java Web Component Developer Certification
Or these ones:
Sun Certification Training Guide (310-080): Java 2 Web Component Developer Exam
Java 2 Web Developer Certification Study Guide with CD-ROM
[ July 17, 2002: Message edited by: Valentin Crettaz ]
 
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Fintan,
Another book that I think is relevant to studying for the SCWCD is More Servlets and Java Server Pages by Marty Hall. I am reading it now and enjoying it and even though it was not strictly written to be a SCWCD study guide it covers the most up-to-date Servlet 2.3 and JSP 1.2 specs as well as detailed coverage of the web.xml deployment descriptors. Plus if you plan on doing much programming in JSP/Servlets I think it is definitely a good resource to have on hand.
[ July 18, 2002: Message edited by: Eric Peterson ]
 
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Out of the three books listed above, which one is the best?
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Best for the exam?
I think SCWCD Exam Study Kit: Java Web Component Developer Certification is well written for the exam. Easy to read and pick up, good good good.
 
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Hi:
I bought and read "More Servlets and Java Server Pages by Marty Hall". I had considerable experience in front-end development using Microsoft ASP and JSP/Servlets. I have found that the book more sounds like a manual or reference rather than teaching you the concept or the process how you could use the features of JSP/Servlets in building good website systems. Everytime I read it, it makes me sleepy!
This assessment of mine was done by comparing the book with the two books I studied when I prepared for SCJP (The Complete Certification Guide by Heller and Java Programming Language(?) by Khalid Mauhan(?)).
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SCWCD Exam Study Kit: Java Web Component Developer Certification
This item will be published in July 2002.

Anyone knows if this book is in store yet? It's almost the end of July.

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SCWCD Exam Study Kit by Manning is really good...I thing no more book is required for the exam...
 
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Has it been published yet?
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I think you can get the book direct from the publishing company i.e., Manning.
check this out,
http://www.manning.com/deshmukh/index.html
 
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Yes..it is published..try to get it..really good book for exam purpose...
 
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People with not much experience with JSP/Servlets can try the JAVA 2 Web Developer Study Guide from Sybex. This book is well written and also covers some basics.
I got this book from bookpool.com. It says it is out of stock but they shipped it in a day.
 
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