Creative Writing

Completed by Timothy Arliss O'Brien

March 5, 2019

4 weeks of study, 1-2 hours/week average per course

Course Certificates Completed

Capstone: Your Story

Creative Writing: The Craft of Style

Creative Writing: The Craft of Setting and Description

Creative Writing: The Craft of Character

Creative Writing: The Craft of Plot

View certificate for Timothy Arliss O'Brien, Creative Writing, offered through Coursera. This Specialization covers the distinct literary characteristics of the genres short story, lyric essay and memoir. You utilized the techniques good writers use to create a great story by addressing composition, revision, rewriting and crafting descriptive language. Additionally, you analyzed and constructively evaluated peer writing. The Specialization concluded with a Capstone project: developing and completing a work of prose in the genre of your choosing.

Course Certificates

Earned after completing each course in the Specialization

Capstone: Your Story

Wesleyan University

Taught by: Salvatore Scibona

Completed by: Timothy Arliss O'Brien by March 5, 2019

7 weeks of study, 3-5 hours/week

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Creative Writing: The Craft of Style

Wesleyan University

Taught by: Salvatore Scibona

Completed by: Timothy Arliss O'Brien by November 23, 2018

4 weeks of study, 2-4 hours/week

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Creative Writing: The Craft of Setting and Description

Wesleyan University

Taught by: Amity Gaige

Completed by: Timothy Arliss O'Brien by April 18, 2016

4 weeks of study, 1-3 hours/week

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Creative Writing: The Craft of Character

Wesleyan University

Taught by: Amy Bloom

Completed by: Timothy Arliss O'Brien by September 17, 2018

4 weeks of study, 2-4 hours/week

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Creative Writing: The Craft of Plot

Wesleyan University

Taught by: Brando Skyhorse

Completed by: Timothy Arliss O'Brien by May 5, 2016

4 weeks of study, 1-2 hours/week

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