Not too easy. Not too difficult.
If you go to her office hours and really get to know her and the content she is trying to pass on to you it will make the class much more fulfilling in addition to getting a better grade. She's a hard grader, but she can be biased if you show up for her office hours and talk about the content in her class along with the other classes in the given cohort.
She makes sure you read the text she requires so you're at least getting you money's worth when you have to buy it for the class.
Hours per week:
Advice for students:
Go to her office hours at least once a month, once a week if possible. You'll likely have her again for a later course.