Created by:  Wesleyan University

  • Brando Skyhorse

    Taught by:  Brando Skyhorse, Visiting Assistant Professor of Creative Writing

    English
Basic Info
Commitment4 weeks of study, 1-2 hours/week
Language
English, Subtitles: French
How To PassPass all graded assignments to complete the course.
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4.6 stars
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Rated 4.6 out of 5 of 987 ratings

This was a great start to the creative writing specialization! The videos only took up about 30 minutes per week and most of the time was focused on writing and doing peer reviews. That was good in the sense that it didn't take up too much of my time and felt very do-able, but I think the course could benefit from some more instruction or learning content (even if it's not required). The instructor was great!

Great course! It really helps you realize the basics of plot and the requirements for writing a good book. Very analytical and easy to follow. Also the projects were very helpful as well as the feedback received form the peers. Highly reccomended!

The course gave me information and practical new ways of looking at structure and plot that I'm sure are already helping to make me a better writer. Thanks.

Awesome introduction to the specialization. You won't leave without a good set of skills and a general understanding on the processes of writing.