Not too easy. Not too difficult.
ACC has a wonderful foreign language program, offering a 5 hour credit course versus typical 3 (and it is worth the 5 hours you earn). Professor Siller was fun during lectures and was simply a talented teacher; he was very good at incorporating multiple teaching methods to accommodate varied learning styles.
The incorporation of pop culture and social context to the materials (which is usually reserved for higher level conversation/literature/culture classes. We would regularly watch music videos and given simple assignments based on those, which really helped put our technical study of the language into a practical construct.
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Advice for students:
Repetition! Repetition! Repetition! Try using the language outside of class and study time, even if just vocabulary. Every little bit helps! The final for this class was tough and truly was a final course overview, incorporating something of every chapter studied. Be prepared!