Not too easy. Not too difficult.
Although in reality this is a pre-requisite course, it is still invaluable in learning how networks are generated and how traffic flows.
With Dr. Phillips, its the way the course is presented. I easily picked up the models and the various pieces of the network. The course also has a kick butt project you work in teams with.
Hours per week:
Advice for students:
Take the time to grab the content from the textbook and integrate it in your home network. Check your hardware out, learn to configure your router. Basically real world application.