Cracking the Case Method
: Legal Analysis for Law School Success, 2nd Edition
These annual awards are widely hailed as the case method
communityaACAOs Oscars, and celebrate worldwide excellence in case teaching and writing.
The AAP suggests pediatricians adopt the "CASE method
," which stands for Corroborate parents' concern, talk About me, describe the Science, and Explain/advise why they should vaccinate.
There are disciplines, such as marketing, that rely heavily on the case method
Time to prepare: 20-25mins Makes: 6 slices Ingredients For the pastry: 200g plain white flour 125g unsalted butter 50g caster sugar 1 egg Pinch of salt For the frangipane filling: 100g butter, room temperature 100g sugar 2 eggs, beaten 1 tsp almond essence 100g ground almonds 10g plain flour 2 tbsp raspberry jam 1 orange, zest only For the icing: 300g icing sugar, sifted 3 tbsp water To serve: 6 fresh cherries Equipment: 35cm x 12cm loose-base pastry tart case Method
1 To make the pastry, cream the butter and sugar together until it's almost white in colour.
And that's why leading business schools abroad -- following the example of Harvard Business School (HBS) - employ the case method
as a direct tool to bring business into the classroom.
That last point is central--in a typical HBS case method
class, students do 85 percent of the talking.
The CASE method
of teaching, Summer Internship and industry based electives equip students with managerial skills to be employable in changing business scenario.
The Harvard Business School is the foremost proponent of teaching by the case method
. The idea is to present students with a situation, grounded in reality, as a springboard to discussion.
FOR THE SWEET PASTRY: 250g maizebite or plain flour, plus extra for dusting 150g unsalted butter, diced and chilled 50g icing sugar A pinch of Maldon salt 2 fresh medium-size free-range egg yolks Chilled water FOR THE FILLING: 500g dark chocolate (minimum 70% cocoa), chopped 375ml single cream 125ml full milk 3 eggs Maldon salt FOR THE POPCORN: 1 x 70g pack microwave salted popcorn 70g unsalted butter 100g unrefined golden caster sugar 400ml double cream Maldon salt Clotted cream or ice-cream Greaseproof paper Baking beans A 22cm flan tin/tart case METHOD
: First, make up the salted caramel sauce; in a heavy-bottomed pan, gently heat the butter and sugar, until the mixture is smooth, then turn up the heat and boil, stirring little as possible, until it takes on a deep golden colour.
In 1966, two dozen potential teachers were supported by Ford Foundation to study in Harvard Business School basically to familiarize them with the case method
championed by HBS for the first half century with exceptional results.