This compact reference guide gives students the skills and confidence to succeed in case study assignments. It takes students step-by-step through the process, from reading and understanding the brief through to critically evaluating the case, applying theory and presenting the assignment. Featuring sample assignments from a wide range of disciplines, it provides guidance on identifying the most important facts in a case, what to do when there’s information missing and how to decide which theories and concepts to apply to a case.
It is an invaluable resource for students of all disciplines and levels.
About the Author
Vanessa van der Ham is a Learning Consultant at Massey University, New Zealand.
Table of Contents
Part I: Understanding Case Study Assignments.- Part II: Reading the Case and Making Notes.- Part III: Analyzing the Case.- Part IV: Selecting a Solution.