Pretty easy, overall.
It is an incredibly easy course; just show up and get the points. However, it is very hard to learn the way he teaches so it can be very difficult for biology majors because this sets the ground work for future biology courses.
We went on a field trip nearly every week and learned quite a bit in many subjects. With McGovern, you will learn a lot about cyanobacteria, so be prepared to have quite a few discussions on that.
Hours per week:
Advice for students:
Take it if you are looking for an easy A, but if you want to learn, take another class.