Not too easy. Not too difficult.
Yes, definitely! The professor made himself very available and was understanding to personal issues that may cause someone to miss a deadline. Just don't make it a habit! There are weekly quizzes that aren't too hard once you read your textbook and weekly homework assignments that help with the quizzes.
I had never done any finance/business/econ classes prior to taking this course. It was a great introduction to finance as it started from the basics of what financial statements are and progresses steadily to interpretation, various types of businesses, the stock market (nothing too detailed), time value of money etc. The first half of the class had supporting videos which is great for beginners.
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Learn to use a financial calculator for homework and practice questions, it's much easier than using excel.