Not too easy. Not too difficult.
I'm usually not a fan of lecture courses, but Dr. Wieben is really good at making her lectures interesting and engaging. I always found that I was disappointed when her lectures were over. Also, the discussions were enthralling and really made me think about both sides of the issue.
Personally, I really enjoyed learning about ancient civilizations. I also enjoyed analyzing primary sources and discussing what they could tell us about the ideals and lifestyles of various societies.
Hours per week:
Advice for students:
Read the course packet. It will help you understand the primary sources that you read (some can be pretty dense). Don't forget to answer the questions at the end; they'll help you think about what to say in the discussion at the end of the week.