Aug 11, 2016
I loved this course! Extremely useful and hands on. The course instructor was really impressive, both informative and empathetic, both arty and to the point. Totally admired her style of instruction.
Aug 08, 2016
Excellent teaching, be aware the meat of this course is in the interviews. If you read and watch them then the assignments are self-explanatory. The discussion boards were however a disappointment.
von Deleted A•
May 15, 2017
Great course! Best quality writing class I have taken in years. The specialization is amazing. Thank you.
von Shweta B•
Jun 11, 2018
Its fantastic specially the assignments are very good and help you understand your skills and weaknesses
von Goher I P•
Nov 18, 2017
It was simply wonderful and awesome course. Amy is a fantastic instructor.
Jun 03, 2018
Really interesting practice tasks
von Molly G•
Jul 09, 2018
von Matthias N Y•
Mar 21, 2018
I leaned many things I didn't know before. Many Thanks Amy Bloom. I liked the way you were speaking very slow and softly. You have in mind the English language skill of all students, especially those from Africa. I highly appreciate your style. Thanks Mum, you inspired me to be a writer.
von Isabelle S•
Mar 26, 2018
This is a really interesting course with fun, challenging assignments. I really enjoyed Amy’s lectures and the interviews with published authors were fantastic too. The course included lots of useful examples from literature. And the course covers more than just superficial characters, unlike some other courses, it really delves into what makes characters and their stories tick.
von Jennifer T•
Apr 16, 2018
Amy Bloom is such a wonderful speaker! Love the videos about crafting vivid and memorable characters. The peer reviewed assignments are challenging and fun.
von Bharti J•
Apr 09, 2018
Great course and interactive platform. Just one hitch! I would prefer to have the hard copy of the certificate as required by a Publishing house to get a job.
von Donald S P•
Jun 14, 2018
very interesting exploration of the components of character, and the discussion of voice, etc. Loved it
von Lynnette O•
Feb 02, 2017
I had no idea how much I didn't know! I enjoyed the class and felt like I learned a lot. Thank you!
Aug 06, 2017
Wonderful course with tons of suggestion to make your characters memorable! The assignments were difficult but I enjoyed the challenge. Looking forward to the next one!
Jan 26, 2017
von Savita B•
Sep 07, 2017
Very good course, including excellent input from the teachers, and, in my opinion, some challenging assignments, which enable the student to learn more.
von Yvette H•
Oct 24, 2017
Really loved this course but the assignment instructions could be simplified. I cut and pasted them then added bullets to sort them out.
von Juanita J W•
Oct 05, 2017
Enjoyed the material and content which was challenging. I end this course with r more pieces to develope.
von Carreen P•
Nov 24, 2017
Amy Bloom is very clear in her thoughts and lucid in her explanations. A very well delivered series. Time well spent with great pleasure . Thank you for bringing this to us.
von John D•
Dec 02, 2016
Terrific class that does a great job of teaching how to write believable characters. I also learned a lot about how to incorporate your characters in your setting and how to write different points of view.
von Janet S•
Jul 20, 2017
Excellent course. I didn't know what to expect when I started. I was very pleasantly surprised at both how challenging - and rewarding - I found it. Amy Bloom was brilliant. Thank you!
von Brian C•
Aug 18, 2017
You know something is amiss with your writing when a friend suggests more character development and you have to ask them what that means. This course was enjoyable a great start.
Aug 07, 2016
I like this course. I have done some good job and at the same time I can feel some disadvantages of myself. I learned how to find, create a character and how to make them alive.
von Abhinav T•
Jan 19, 2017
Amy Bloom covers a very difficult topic of craft of character in her course and she does it really well. The course is very well designed and Amy explains everything in so much detail. My only feedback is that at least few of tools and methods should be explained to students as a beginner will have an extremely difficult time in creating characters.
von Claudia M•
Jun 28, 2018
I loved the course and the Professor Hosting
von Matt D•
Jul 05, 2017
Amy Bloom has a way about her that makes it very easy to receive her information, to take it in and digest it. There is a bounty of excellent teaching in this course, a variety of different perspectives on how to sculpt characters that I would've probably never encountered otherwise. Thanks, Amy!
von Lori B B (•
Nov 29, 2017
This is a very good course for the beginning writer. I would recommend it highly!