Pretty easy, overall.
It's clear that Professor Borgen genuinely enjoys teaching the course material, and his proficiency/experience with the subject matter is apparent as well. Moreover, his syllabus and frequent reminders to the class make everything perfectly clear, as far as course expectations are concerned.
While I've definitely acquired plenty of 'book' knowledge that will be directly applicable to my future from a technical standpoint, the "discussion" aspect of the class is where I was really able to learn the most. That being said, if you give the discussion questions any kind of legitimate thought, you're going to end up spending more time on them than you'd probably intended; and you'll appreciate that fact as well. -- ***Quick Note*** -- If you're new to online classes and/or have a busy outside-of-school life, be sure to consider the aforementioned statement.
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Advice for students:
Take the class; you'll enjoy it. It's a fairly easy "A" as well, all things considered. Just make sure that you have your work/school/life situation in order, and you're golden.