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

7,544 ratings

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


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.


Jun 3, 2019

This was an amazing course that really helped me with my medical writing skills and understanding how making things clear for all audiences can help in spreading scientific knowledge across the world.

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By Ishatpreet S

Aug 6, 2022

Wonderfully designed course!

By Yana V

Jul 19, 2022

I enjoyed this course a lot!

By Eruslanova

Sep 21, 2021

Very usefull information!!!

By Erdi E

Jul 19, 2021

It was a very useful course.

By Katya S

Apr 15, 2021

Perfect lecturer! Thank you!

By Iceberg

Feb 16, 2021

Amazing experience. Love it.

By Cesar H

Jun 7, 2020

This course transformed by w

By Ahmad A A R

Jun 6, 2020

simple, creative and worthy.

By Tezita

May 12, 2020

The instructor is excellent.

By Ali S

Apr 21, 2020

I enjoyed doing this course.

By Saldi Y

Aug 13, 2019

This course is invaluable!!!

By Alfred M

Jun 13, 2019

very good course, thank you!

By gianpiero g

Apr 3, 2019

It's a great writing course!

By Adriana V G

Jan 28, 2019

I really enjoyed this class.

By Anshu K

Jul 7, 2022

It,s perfect for beginners!

By Iva B

Jan 24, 2022

Very interseting and useful

By Olga A

Sep 17, 2021

Exciting and useful course!

By Mohammad H K

Aug 11, 2021

a great and complete course

By raja i

Jul 25, 2021

it was a beneficial course

By Ririk

Oct 8, 2020

great teacher, great course

By Joel A

May 11, 2019

It was an excellent course.

By LDK2018

Apr 25, 2018

it's very useful, thank you

By Marius I

Mar 30, 2023

Definitely worth the time!

By Valentina M P

Dec 16, 2022

Excelente curso, completo.