Not too easy. Not too difficult.
If your learning style is through distant learning and you want to learn about programming this is the best course with easy labs that will help you build a healthy foundation when learning how to program.
It was awesome to actually create a video game and build on it each week through out the course. It gave me almost that real world feel when working with C++ for the first time.
Hours per week:
Advice for students:
Just follow your labs and readings. Once build a decent study schedule just stick to it and you will pick up C++ very easily.