Pretty easy, overall.
It refreshes your memory of basic mathematics and it strengthens skills that are needed for calculus
Basic algebra skills, like factoring and graphing. Those skills helped moving into calculus by being able to sketch the original function and then being able to sketch its derivative.
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Advice for students:
If you need some more practice with algebra definitely take this course. Calculus is easy if you can preform the task at hand, what gets a lot of students is the algebra that comes afterwards when they have to factor, simplify, or even distribute.