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The Case Method: Art and Skill. Narrative storytelling for interactive learning. Why cases? . Beyond reporting and writing Build skills of critical thinking and judgment Encourage students to think for themselves Vicarious workplace experience. What a “teaching ” case does.

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the case method art and skill

The Case Method:Art and Skill

Narrative storytelling for interactive learning

why cases
Why cases?
  • Beyond reporting and writing
  • Build skills of critical thinking and judgment
  • Encourage students to think for themselves
  • Vicarious workplace experience
what a teaching case does
What a “teaching” case does
  • Vehicle for discussion
  • Tells story, stops at a decision point
  • Presents at least two equally compelling potential courses of action
  • Leaves to students hard work of deciding what to do next
  • Describes, does not prescribe
what a case class is
What a case class is
  • Participatory, interactive
  • Faculty as “guide”
  • 3 levels of learning: content, skills, self-knowledge
  • “Less is more” from faculty
  • Vicarious experience
case method thought process
Case Method thought process
  • analysis
  • diagnosis
  • anticipate consequences
  • prescription
  • defend position

= Critical Thinking, Judgment

our case focus leadership management ethics
Our case focus: leadership, management, ethics

Sample questions:

  • Should an obit identify an Army officer as gay?
    • Washington Post
  • Does crowdsourcing makes sense for community news?
    • Fort Myers (FL) News-Press
  • What price press freedom?
    • Far Eastern Economic Review (Dow Jones)
case questions cont
Case questions cont.
  • In science reporting, what does “balanced” mean?
    • Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
    • York Daily Record
  • How should a news organization react if attacked by the government of the day?
    • BBC
  • How do you balance responsible reporting and competitive pressures?
    • New England Cable News
case topic areas broadcast print digital
Case topic areas(broadcast, print, digital)
  • International
  • Investigative reporting
  • Beat reporting (science, education etc.)
  • Crisis management
  • Ethics
  • Media business
  • Strategic management
topic areas cont
Topic areas cont.
  • Editorial decisionmaking
  • Newsroom management
  • Blogging
  • Crisis reporting
  • News graphics
  • Gender, race & ethnicity
  • Privacy
  • Celebrity reporting
we live online
We live online
  • http://casestudies.jrn.columbia.edu
  • Or straight to library:
    • http://casestudies.jrn.columbia.edu/collection
  • Or individual case
    • Christian Science Monitor
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