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Learner Reviews & Feedback for Writing in the Sciences by Stanford University

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1,965 reviews

About the Course

This course teaches scientists to become more effective writers, using practical examples and exercises. Topics include: principles of good writing, tricks for writing faster and with less anxiety, the format of a scientific manuscript, peer review, grant writing, ethical issues in scientific publication, and writing for general audiences....

Top reviews

Feb 25, 2020

Respected Dr.kristiani sainani madam and coursera.\n\nI thank you for the wonderful classes and presentations, it really didn't made me feel that i was learning online course but as in class learning.

Aug 25, 2020

A very helpful course. My writing has improved significantly in these 8 weeks. I highly recommend this course to everyone. Thank you Dr. Kristin Sainani and Coursera for bringing this course together.

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By Tamara P

Sep 2, 2020

Best writing course I have ever done, so easy to listen to

By Ibrahim A A

Jul 12, 2020

thanks so much dr. christine I learned much in this course

By Bob B

Feb 18, 2019

Really enjoyed the course. Great and enthusiastic teacher.

By Marlene F E M

Aug 2, 2021

It was great to learn more about good writing in Science.

By Truong D H

Jul 7, 2021

This course helps me a lot, especially unit 5. Thank you.

By Heidy F

Oct 14, 2020

Amazing course, every college student should complete it.

By Tineke d J

Oct 13, 2020

Very useful for PhD students that are not native speakers

By sara o

Sep 3, 2020

Thank you so much for this course. I really learned a lot

By Bidyut D

Jun 18, 2020

Very Interesting and helpful. Unit 8 is difficult for me.

By BigM

Nov 20, 2018

very good. I think every student should learn this course

By Hidemitsu

May 10, 2018

Very good course to learh how to write scientific papers.

By irina b

Oct 23, 2017

Excellent review for a an early career academic physician

By Vương B V

Aug 14, 2021

A great course for students especially in medical field!

By Kondratenko A

May 10, 2021

An informative, useful, and desired course. Must attend.

By Peter S

Oct 21, 2020

It is a great course and has improved my writing skills.

By Heleen d J

Sep 8, 2020

Very useful course, I feel like my writing has improved.

By Cristian A M A

Aug 8, 2020

Un curso muy útil. La verdad vale mucho la pena tomarlo.

By Lin, C

Jun 6, 2020

Give different aspect of writings in science, its great.

By Ramiro B

Apr 7, 2020

This class was really high quality, completely worth it.

By Ipsita S

Nov 6, 2019

loved this course! I felt it really improved my writing.

By Dana J

Apr 24, 2019

Excellent course! Very useful and practical information.

By Muinde N

Feb 18, 2019

Great course that provides insight on scientific writing

By Elina B

Oct 27, 2018

A great course with very useful tips and fun assignments

By Maria C

Jul 11, 2021

E​xcellent course to improve anyone's academic writing.

By simhadri M

Jul 3, 2020

I am very happy to learn new things, thanks to Coursera