binay shah wrote:to become a SE7 java programmer you must first take OCA JP7 and then OCP JP7 but incase of SE6, you can just take ocp jp6 to become a java certified programmer. Taking oca se6 is not mandatory.
Regardind books, i recommend you go with Kathy sierra, though you may want to consult some of the chapters from Khalid Mughal especially the "development" chapter of kathy sierra. I had some difficulty in understanding it from Kathy Sierra book and finally go for lots of mock exams.
hope it helps
binay shah wrote:Hi all,
I cleared my ocjp 6 with 100%. I finished the exam in less than an hour. Exam was very very easy.
thanks to Kathy Sierra and Bert Bates Study guide and practice exam. Thanks to Devaka Cooray for his wonderful Examlab simulator.
thanks to everyone in this forum for answering my questions.