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.
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.
By Ana K•
I found the course extremely helpful and look forward to applying the skill I have learnt when writing my thesis.
By Juan R•
The course is great especially the first half. Great tips and practice to improve your scientific writing skills.
By Anna C•
Very good introductory course on the different type of writing that scientists can face. I enjoyed it very much!
By Camila P S B•
First lessons were very helpful and well taught. Last ones are a bit basic for those with academic background.
By Sjoukje d L•
Especially the first three weeks about how to write strong and concise sentences/paragraphs, was very useful!
By Ziad A•
My writing has improved a lot after taking this course. I recommend it to everyone, not just to scientists.
By Kelly D•
Some of the power points were redundant, but I enjoyed the narrative and how concise things were. thank you
By Mohamed S•
It was very nice and easy. I think you may review some videos as the sound doesn't go wit the pic.
By Dian S•
This is a great course. Covers from the basics to the more nitty gritty of academic writing in science.
By M K•
Wonderful course. I enjoy the personality/humor of the professor. Reasonably difficult and fascinating.
By Julia P•
The first few weeks are useful for not just scientific writers but also anyone who wants to write more
By Yevheniya D•
I felt like the last chapters were not so relevant for the course, but overall It was very good!
By Tara S•
Great in-depth review and explanation of writing in the sciences. This will be beneficial for my
By Ayush S•
Could have been better if the instructor would have shared examples from other disciplines.
By Gitanjali V•
Very sensible and practical. Esp the one on writing for lay audiences. Love the Nut Graf!
By himanshu r•
very nice course for people who just started writing manuscripts and grant applications
By Sameh M A•
good, but need to be more comprehensive and more professional editing skills than that.
By Nadia O•
Really interesting course for every PhD student to write his first scientific article.
By Nancy A•
There was a lot of helpful information that pertains to more than scientific writing.
By Avery B•
I learned some helpful tips for writing and was able to practice my writing skills.
By Saurabh A•
Wonderful! Helped a lot in understanding the way of writing a scientific article.
By Abdel H K•
there is some long video until 30min it make sometime the learner getting bored
By Hieu V•
This course provided me a lot of knowledge in writing a scientific papers!
By Vera D•
This course is very useful to learn tips for better writing in English.
By Nabiel I•
a bit too many not-really-necessary interviews, but overall very good.