Re: NZ price of MCAD

From: Lorne Smith (no_at_spam.here)
Date: 02/24/04


Date: Tue, 24 Feb 2004 10:30:33 -0000


<Eric> wrote in message news:eoYNaEl#DHA.3496@TK2MSFTNGP10.phx.gbl...
> andy wrote:
>
> > Hi there,
> >
> > In new zealand I can attend a 14-week course that covers
> > all papers and exams for a cost of $11,000 ($ new zealand
> > dollars).
> >
> > that hurts !!!!!!!!!!!!
> >
> > anyone know of a cheaper way in new zealand ?
> >
> > andy.
>
> What's the exchange rate between NZ and US dollars? That sounds real
> cheap to me for 14 weeks - I guess this is parttime?
>
> Are we talking about the ASP.NET test? Or are you including other
> tests, also?
>
> I agree that 14 weeks is a good timeframe. If you go any faster than
> this your head will spin.
>
> What language do you want to use? The books from Amit Kalani are pretty
> good for 70-315.
>
> Some people here recommend the Mike Gundleroy book for 70-305.

The Gunderloy book is exactly the same as the Kalani one, except for being
in VB instead of C#... I have both... Even the examples, review notes,
practice questions etc are the same... The main issue is knowing the .NET
framework and it's classes.

Lorne