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.
The course was very well-structured and challenging. The instructor is very experienced and good, thus used relevant materials for this course, be it the guests, or the assignments, or the examples.
By Matthew J G•
I truly loved the tasks in this course. Also, the community found in the forums contributed to a noticeable progression of interesting topics and courseware.
By Donna P•
I enjoyed this course because it gave me a bit of a challenge. The lectures were short, sweet and to the point which allowed me to do them in my spare time.
By Vishal M•
It was an interesting and in depth course. The resources are good and especially how to ask questions to create a compelling characters. Its worth a shot.
By Savita B•
Very good course, including excellent input from the teachers, and, in my opinion, some challenging assignments, which enable the student to learn more.
By Anthoni R•
Great way to introduce writing character and how to embody those characters. Amy Bloom is a brilliant, welcomed voice in the ear of an aspiring writer.
By Victoria F S•
All of the Creative Writing courses have been helpful to me in grounding me in my writing practice. I cannot thank you all enough for this experience.
By Raul N C G•
Good course and interesting exercises. The instructor tackled the course in a bit different way that works fairly well for the course and its content.
By Trish S•
This course offers great ideas and tools on how to make a character more 3D. Helpful links are offered and the discussion boards are very well done.
By Thangella S•
The course is short and to the point and the assignments are also creative and challenging! Thank you Wesleyan University for such wonderful course!
By Aisha K•
Excellent scaffolding of exercises to provide a broad intro aspects of character development. Enjoyable, meaningful, and great teaching methodology!
By Polina K•
I learned a lot thanks to this course. The teachers are wonderful, and so is the information provided. I can feel my writing improve. Thank you:)
By Perri Z•
I enjoyed listening to and reading each assignment's parts , all relevant and added more to my own learning perspective in developing characters.
By Hiobi H•
Merci une fois de plus pour ce cours très très instructif. Les enseignants m'aident à poursuivre mon projet de littéraire actuellement en cours.
By Donna R•
The craft of character was very enlighten and gives you the knowledge of creating characters and giving them an identity to be place in a story
By TJ S•
Don't shy away from the challenging course material contained within, especially in Module 2. If writing was easy...y'know where this is going.
By Emily H•
Really great video examples and writing prompts. Peer reviews have been insightful and I've enjoyed reading other's work. Great series so far!
By Abrar A A•
I love the professor. Her tips and lessons and also the assignments.. They were quite challenging and took time to understand.. but I loved it
Great exercises that are very effective. A well-taught course with clever instruction designed to get you to the heart of writing character.
Wonderful! Very informative. Filled with examples, literature and very interesting interviews! Thank you so much! You're a great teacher!
By Yvette H•
Really loved this course but the assignment instructions could be simplified. I cut and pasted them then added bullets to sort them out.
By Jaime E•
I loved the assignments. They were the right amount of challenge and really enjoyed the instructor. Really helped me grow as a writer!
By Martha P G•
Very helpful course. I am a beginning writer, and the information and the assignments showed me how to form and develop characters.
By James H•
Excellent course. It regenerated my creativity which is what I hoped for and it cleared up some confusion I had about point of view.
By Ramona K•
This gave me a new perspective on Character and I believe it will help my characters become more true to life than they have been.
By Aruna N•
Really useful materials and exercises, working through the question of characterisation in a systematic and thought-provoking way.