Oracle Certified Professional, Java SE 7 Programmer (Upgrade)
SCJP 1.7 Upgrade is now known as OCPJP 7 Upgrade
Benefits of Oracle Certified Professional, Java SE 7 Programmer (Upgrade)
- To upgrade to the latest version of Java Professional Programmer
- Demonstrate your expertise skills to your employer, peers & customers that you are proficient in Java Technologies and use industry-standards best practices
- Get officially accredited as a Java Professional
It’s good to start by taking same sample questions:
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Format Actual Exam
No. of Questions: 30
Delivery: Online, Immediate
Format Actual Exam
No. of Questions: 342
Delivery: Online, Immediate
Why take certification, when you are already coding in Java?If you are already coding in Java, you must be comfortable with most of the Java fundamentals. The questions is, do you feel your productivity is slow because you are not aware of some of the key stuff in Java? Java certification exams are carefully designed to ensure that you do not miss out any of the Java fundamentals. Moreover, Do you feel a need for industry recognition? Do you think that if you achieve good percentage in Java certification exams, it will impact your credibility on your resume. The statistics suggests that it does and that's why all Java professionals should appear in java certifications exams.
The currency in the skills industry has changed forever. Earlier it use to be Java, Web Components, Servlets etc. Now it is SCJP, SCWCD & SCEA.
Oracle Certified Professional, Java SE 7 Programmer (Upgrade) Exam Information
- Certification Name : Upgrade to Java SE 7 Programmer
- Exam Code : 1Z0-805
- Duration of Exam : 150 minutes
- Number of Questions : 80 (Multiple Choice)
- Passing score : 60 % (48 out of 80)
- Pre-requisite : Candidate must have any version Oracle Certified Professional, Java Programmer (SE 5 or SE 6 or SE 7) OR Any version of Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP)
Oracle Certified Professional, Java SE 7 Programmer (Upgrade) Curriculum
- Language Enhancements
- Design Patterns
- Database Applications with JDBC
- Java File I/O (NIO.2)
How to Apply for Oracle Certified Professional, Java SE 7 Programmer (Upgrade) Certification?
- Register yourself for the free Oracle Account at the Oracle website.
- Purchase exam voucher from Oracle Website at Oracle website.
- Enroll for OCPJP/OCPJP 7 Upgrade at Pearsonvue and locate a test center.
Top reasons to register for Oracle Certified Professional, Java SE 7 Programmer (Upgrade) Certification?
- Show your strong foundation of Java Programming and have an edge through proven expertise.
- Keep up to date with the latest version and skill which will let you move on to the next level in a project.
In case any of the above reasons resonate with your thought process, we recommend that you start with taking free sample questions.
How to Prepare for Oracle Certified Professional, Java SE 7 Programmer (Upgrade) – 1Z0-860?
- (Must do) Familiarize yourself with SCJP/OCPJP 7 Upgrade exam process and topics. The best place to get information about it is Oracle Certification Website. or else you can also talk to our team members
- (Must do) Whether you are at early stage in your preparation or you have written 100s of 1000s of lines of Java code already, it is mandatory that you take a book relevant for this certification. We recommend OCA/OCP Java SE 7 Programmer I & II Study Guide (Exams 1Z0-803 & 1Z0-804) Oracle Certified Professional Java SE 7 Programmer Exams 1Z0-804 and 1Z0-805: A Comprehensive OCPJP 7 Certification Guide
- (Must do) Other than a book, you would also need to appear in reasonable number of practice tests. That will help you to assess you topic-wise preparation level and concentrate your preparation on weak areas. It will also expose you to a variety of OCPJP certification exam questions and set the right expectations. In case you want to take a look at some of the sample questions you can try OCPJP 7 Upgrade Exam Sample Practice Questions
- (Optional) Register in a good SCJP/OCPJP 7 forum to post questions and discuss certification exam preparation related queries. This will be helpful for your study. One such forum is Coderanch.
“By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail.”
Start your preparation today by checking your current level of understanding, appear in free SCJP/OCPJP practice questions.
OCPJP 7 (Upgrade) Certification FAQs
- Is there any prerequisite for this Certification? Yes, you must be certified in any version Oracle Certified Professional, Java Programmer (SE 5 or SE 6 or SE 7) OR in any version of Sun Certified Java Programmer (SCJP) before appearing for the OCPJP 7 (Upgrade) Exam.
- What is the process of taking OCPJP 7 (Upgrade) Certification? You have to first purchase an exam voucher from the Oracle University. The voucher purchased is valid for 6 months. Register yourself at the local test centre or through Pearsonvue. Finally schedule the exam date according to your convenience.
- Which are the recommended books for OCPJP 7 (Upgrade)? You can check these books for reference –
• Oracle Certified Professional Java SE 7 Programmer Exams 1Z0-804 and 1Z0-805-A Comprehensive OCPJP 7 Certification Guide
- Can I purchase exam voucher from Whizlabs? No, we do not provide the exam voucher. You have to directly purchase the same from Oracle.
- Do you offer Money Back Guarantee for your OCPJP 7 (Upgrade) Exam Simulator? Yes, we offer 100% Unconditional money back guarantee. If you do not clear the exam for any reason, please note that we refund the cost of product which you purchased from Whizlabs but not the Oracle Certification Exam cost.
- Apart from mock exams & questions, is there any further assistance I can get from Whizlabs? Yes, we provide you full support for any query related to the certification when you are preparing through our mock exams. Your query will be handled by certified Java SME (Subject Matter Expert) & response will be provided in due course.
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