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Superhero Entertainments

National University of Singapore via Coursera

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Are you curious how superheroes like Batman®, Superman®, Spider-Man®, and The Avengers® became global cultural phenomena appearing in multi-million dollar movies? This course will help you answer that question and improve your understanding of comics as culture.

Superman & Batman are Trademarks of DC Comics.
Spider-Man & The Avengers are Trademarks of Marvel Comics.

Taught by

Ian Gordon
Cost Free Online Course (Audit)
Pace Finished
Subject Visual Arts
Provider Coursera
Language English
Certificates Paid Certificate Available
Hours 4-5 hours a week
Calendar 8 weeks long
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5.0 3 months ago
by Winser Espinal Herrera completed this course, spending 10 hours a week on it and found the course difficulty to be easy.
This course changed my life, thanks to it I was able to appear as a guest on a local TV show. I am from the Dominican Republic, a country where cómics were never a big deal, however, thanks to what I learned I know lead a 3000 strong community of cómic book fans who strive to grow smarter through comic books.

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