Sun™ Certified Java™ Programmer (SCJP) Boot Camp


“Enlightened Software”

The Greenville Java Users Group (GreenJUG) is sponsoring a Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP) Boot Camp. The purpose is to prepare members of the group and general community to take the Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP) exam CX-310-065 for Java Standard Edition Version 6 (JSE6).

Text Books

We will use two books for exam preparation:

SCJP Sun Certified Programmer for Java 6 Exam 310-065

By Katherine Sierra, Bert Bates
June 2008
851 pages
McGraw-Hill Osborne Media
ISBN-10: 0071591060 | ISBN-13: 978-0071591065

Learning Java, Third Edition

By Patrick Niemeyer, Jonathan Knudsen
May 2005
Pages: 976
O'Reilly & Associates
ISBN 10: 0-596-00873-2 | ISBN 13: 9780596008734

The Learning Java book is used as reference for the course.

Lesson 1

This lesson covers legal identifiers, legal method identifers, class modifiers, access modifiers (public, protected, default (package), protected), and variable arguments (varargs).

Lesson 2

This lesson covers polymorphism, overloading, overriding, constructors, cohesion, coupling, casting, and instanceof operator.