Not too easy. Not too difficult.
I would recommend it only if you need it . However it's a great course. You learn so much about chemistry. The labs are interesting.
The essays assigned helped me focus on a topic and research it further than the book. This's helped me understand certain topics more. For example in one essay I wrote about the calorie intake of a human body.
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Advice for students:
Study everyday !! As soon as your out of lecture review the notes. Always try to stay on task. Re-do problems to help you study .