Also called case-study method
[keys-stuhd-ee] /ˈkeɪsˈstʌd i/ (Show IPA). the teaching or elucidation of a subject or issue through analysis and discussion of actual cases, as in business education.
a method of teaching or studying law that focuses on analysis and discussion of cases.
- Case the joint
verb to look over an establishment, usually with the intention to rob Usage Note slang verb phrase To look at how to break into a place, mainly to find something to steal; also, to check out a location: I thought the real estate agent brought people who were casing the joint/ cased the joint for […]
- Case tools
case tools Software tools to help in the application of CASE methods to a software project.
the work of investigation, advice, supervision, etc., by social workers or the like, in cases handled by them. Sociology. a close study of psychological and sociological factors in the history of an individual or family in unfavorable circumstances, with a view to improving personal and family conditions. Historical Examples All case-work agencies have had to […]