WHEN to Use the Case Method? Conditions and Circumstances

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WHEN to Use the Case Method? Conditions and Circumstances
Jaap de Jonge, Editor, Netherlands

Over the last few decades, the use of the Case Method (CM) as a learning approach has been growing. We now added a comprehensive summary of the Case Method to 12manage, explaining what case studies are, what are the (changed) roles of the professor/discussion leader and of the students in case learning, as well as its structure, process, history, pros and cons, forum and SIG, plus a library of expert tips for case discussion leaders.

Because of the combined effects of active participation, storytelling and teamwork, the case method is fun for students, makes them learn more and deeper, and allows them to practice several personal and group skills while they're learning.
But there are also quite a few disadvantages. Among them is the fact that the CM is demanding and time-consuming.
Above considerations leave teachers and discussion leaders with a tough question:
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JORGE GALLARDO, Professor, Ecuador
CM is a great tool. It gives the teacher the chanc...


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