Oh boy, be prepared to work and gain an an appreciation for lab work, do not neglect preparing for the final exam throughout the year this course is a challenge, 2016 Dr. Jose
Make sure you understand what's on the slides. While yes, they're an absolute mess, he expects you to know what's going on, even if you don't. That's the key to this class: if you understand things about what's on each slide, stitch that into a story and you're good. This can mean sifting through the abnormal amount of nonsense and off-topic information he'll spew at you, but if you can filter the right information (and ask the right questions if you don't understand) then you'll be okay.