Not too easy. Not too difficult.
In Chemical Engineering, you will be using a lot of MATLAB and Excel on the computers. These are both very complicated, and have so many tricks and hacks to them. This class breaks each program down, and teaches you how to use them properly.
I learned how to use Excel and MATLAB programs efficiently, and it was not too hard. The book is very helpful, and I would definitely recommend buying the book.
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I would say to definitely take this course, and actually pay attention. You will be using these programs all throughout college, and this class teaches you how to properly use them.