Not too easy. Not too difficult.
It's a high work load - but manageable if you keep on top of the readings and have good time management
Interesting topics, the second half was more relevant to current events and themes
Hours per week:
Advice for students:
Do the readings! A lot of the midterm and final questions came from the readings. The study questions that come with each reading really help to drill down what to study and what are key points. Pay attention to these.