Not too easy. Not too difficult.
An easier section vs Bar's death course. If you are not interested in statistical analysis and want to pass, take this class. If you want a career in analysis and wish to understand the material, take Bar's section.
Prof. Chernomaz's teaching method is repeating what is on the powerpoint, rewriting it on the board, then explaining. I feel this method has helped me learn, since reading lecture slides on its own shows no explanatory power, but when a lecturer walks you through the process, things start making sense.
Hours per week:
Advice for students:
One skipped class pushes you far back. DON'T SKIP CLASS. Work together with classmates to find answers and understand the material.