The Business Studies Department (BSD) through the initiative of the Human Resource Development Committee organized a faculty development programme on the topic Comprehensive Case Study Analysis last June 29, 2021.
Dr. Mohammed Nazeer Ahmed, the resource person and a BSD faculty member, presented the importance of exploiting case studies in classrooms as an effective means to enhance student learning. He elucidated the basics of case studies and the reasons for using case studies to a variety of industries, organizations and strategic problems.
He further explained that using case studies is of great importance to students to assume managerial role, apply tools and techniques of their respective specialization or functional area, and even compel them to come up with pragmatic management action plans. The discussion continued with an emphasis on the different types of case studies available for the academics to explore while imparting quality education to the students.
Lastly, the resource person shared some teaching tips, while handling case study assignments in the classroom environment. The particular focus during the session was how to create interest in the students’ minds while dealing with case studies.