Pretty easy, overall.
I recommend it to all high schoolers because it gives you vital knowledge you need when you leave highschool and enter the world. You want to have this information about personal finances so that you're prepared of life as an adult. It eliminates any fears you may have about taxes, savings, budgeting (etc.)
Playing the J.A biz town simulater that lets you play around and figure out how to manage finances by buying houses, getting insurance buying food (etc.). This part of Econ was extremely fun and informative.
Hours per week:
Advice for students:
You need to be very attentive in class because their are some topics that are confusing but if you listen carefully to the teacher you'll be able to understand the topic fully.