High Tech High Graduate School of Education
How to Make a Comic Book (Project-Centered Course)
High Tech High Graduate School of Education

How to Make a Comic Book (Project-Centered Course)

Taught in English

Some content may not be translated

62,324 already enrolled

Course

Gain insight into a topic and learn the fundamentals

Patrick E.  Yurick
Christopher O'Keeffe

Instructors: Patrick E. Yurick

4.6

(264 reviews)

15 hours to complete
3 weeks at 5 hours a week
Flexible schedule
Learn at your own pace

Details to know

Shareable certificate

Add to your LinkedIn profile

See how employees at top companies are mastering in-demand skills

Placeholder
Placeholder

Earn a career certificate

Add this credential to your LinkedIn profile, resume, or CV

Share it on social media and in your performance review

Placeholder

There are 6 modules in this course

For the first week we will get you everything you need to know before starting to create your comic book. Then we will focus on idea creation for your comic story.

What's included

10 videos3 peer reviews3 discussion prompts

In part 2 we will be looking specifically at how to script your comic for publication

What's included

5 videos2 peer reviews1 discussion prompt

Part 3 will have us constructing thumbnail (aka small sketches) to plot out the look of our final comic book.

What's included

4 videos2 peer reviews1 discussion prompt

Part 4 will have us concentrate on producing the actual pages of art for our comic by penciling and lettering our pages.

What's included

4 videos2 peer reviews1 discussion prompt

Part 5 will have us creating the inks (aka the dark lines that will appear when copied) for our comic.

What's included

4 videos2 peer reviews1 discussion prompt

Get ready to hit the comic conventions with your finished comic book copies!

What's included

7 videos1 reading2 peer reviews2 discussion prompts

Instructors

Instructor ratings
4.8 (33 ratings)
Patrick E.  Yurick
High Tech High Graduate School of Education
3 Courses84,137 learners
Christopher O'Keeffe
High Tech High Graduate School of Education
1 Course62,324 learners

Offered by

Recommended if you're interested in Music and Art

Why people choose Coursera for their career

Felipe M.
Learner since 2018
"To be able to take courses at my own pace and rhythm has been an amazing experience. I can learn whenever it fits my schedule and mood."
Jennifer J.
Learner since 2020
"I directly applied the concepts and skills I learned from my courses to an exciting new project at work."
Larry W.
Learner since 2021
"When I need courses on topics that my university doesn't offer, Coursera is one of the best places to go."
Chaitanya A.
"Learning isn't just about being better at your job: it's so much more than that. Coursera allows me to learn without limits."

Learner reviews

Showing 3 of 264

4.6

264 reviews

  • 5 stars

    74.24%

  • 4 stars

    17.42%

  • 3 stars

    3.78%

  • 2 stars

    1.51%

  • 1 star

    3.03%

LS
5

Reviewed on Feb 11, 2023

TC
5

Reviewed on May 10, 2021

CR
5

Reviewed on Oct 24, 2018

Placeholder

Open new doors with Coursera Plus

Unlimited access to 7,000+ world-class courses, hands-on projects, and job-ready certificate programs - all included in your subscription

Advance your career with an online degree

Earn a degree from world-class universities - 100% online

Join over 3,400 global companies that choose Coursera for Business

Upskill your employees to excel in the digital economy

Frequently asked questions