Teaching case studies: why they are a great teaching tool and key questions to consider if developing or selecting one for teaching
Figure 1: The value of case studies
Case studies can play a central role in face-to-face and online post-graduate teaching. However, despite case studies’ potential to be highly effective teaching tools, educators are not always clear on all the reasons for using them and how to create good case studies. In this blog, Marsha Orgill and Nikki Schaay, both post-graduate university educators, shed some light on this.