Aug 11, 2016
I loved this course! Extremely useful and hands on. The course instructor was really impressive, both informative and empathetic, both arty and to the point. Totally admired her style of instruction.
Aug 08, 2016
Excellent teaching, be aware the meat of this course is in the interviews. If you read and watch them then the assignments are self-explanatory. The discussion boards were however a disappointment.
автор: Anusha Narayanan•
Feb 08, 2019
The course is intense, in fact MUCH more intense than the course on plot. I felt challenged and inspired to complete the assignments. Peers reviews were exceptionally objective and therefore helpful. What I felt was lacking was in Week 4 of the course - the section on points-of-view in narration. External reading to understand the different voices of narration and voices of narrative are highly recommended. Would have appreciated more help from the instructor in that particular week.
автор: Michael Yosef•
Feb 08, 2019
The second part of Wesleyan's Creative Writing course is, yet again, a wealth of knowledge for aspiring writers of all types. Thanks to Amy Bloom, Coursera, and Wesleyan University!
автор: Sandra Ding•
Jan 29, 2019
The course could have been delivered better, but I enjoyed the challenging assignments.
автор: Cornelia Bosman•
Jan 23, 2019
Amy Bloom's way of taking you right down to the essence of things brings a debth to your understanding of creative writing and ups your work. Her focus in the course on character and how to reveal this critical part of your writing is an essential tool any aspiring writer should have. A must do!
автор: Joe McGuire•
Jan 15, 2019
My second course in this specialization. Definitely had me thinking critically about how I write characters and a lot of tools that I hadn't really considered before.
автор: Valerie Schwader•
Jan 15, 2019
I did not feel like I took anything away from this class, as evidenced by my rambling notes. There was very little actual theory delineated that could be applied in my writing and in the actual assignments. It was just a series of shop talks and read excerpts with very little "teaching." I definitely learned more from the first module in this certification. I would not recommend this professor's class and honestly think Coursera might want to read through some of the forum discussions and see I am not alone.
Jan 14, 2019
Content is great, but the app is very buggy and difficult to use.
автор: LeAttol (Robert Ellis Langford)•
Jan 09, 2019
The students submitting offer a surprising amount of talent and inspiration. The course itself is well made so as to provide students with the rationale to overachieve -LeAttol
автор: Cara Coursely•
Jan 06, 2019
автор: Inés Kucharz•
Jan 05, 2019
I found this course a little less enthralling than the other three, mostly due to the fact that the videos lacked the interactive element that the other courses had, and due to the fact that there was a lot of repetition in what was being said. Contents was interesting, and I loved the assignments, but the whole thing lacked a little pep.