How to Write a Case Study

How to Write a Case Study Word Count: 2,195     Pages: 13

In "A Learning Booklet – How to Write a Case Study", the reader is presented with a step-by-step guide for writing a case study. The booklet begins with a definition of a case study and then proceeds with a look at how to approach finding the problem for a case study and the solution. The booklet then describes the different types of case studies and follows this with a brief look at what is involved in preparing to write a case study such as defining a tone, perspective and design, and data collection and analysis. The remainder of the booklet is devoted to the actual process of writing a case study, which includes a discussion on the case study introduction and conclusion, presenting the problem and solution, and writing style. Some information on writing a business case study is also included in this booklet.

Table of Contents:

  • Defining a Case Study
  • What is a Case Study?
  • To Begin - Finding a Compelling Angle
  • Solving the Problem
  • Research
  • Types of Case Studies
  • The Descriptive or Illustrative Case Study
  • The Pilot Case Study
  • The Cumulative Case Study
  • The Critical Instance Case Study
  • Writing a Case Study
  • Determining Tone
  • Perspective & Design
  • Data Collection & Analysis
  • Summarize your Approach
  • Writing the Case Study
  • Writing Style
  • Developing a Business Case
  • Introduction
  • Situation
  • Solution
  • Endnotes
  • In Conclusion

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