Student tutorials are generally more academically challenging and rigorous than standard lecture and test format courses, because during each session students are expected to orally communicate, defend, analyze, and critique the ideas of others as well as their own in conversations with the professor and fellow-students. As a pedagogic model, the tutorial system has great value because it creates learning and assessment opportunities which are highly authentic and difficult to fake.
US Patent Issued to Accenture Global Services on Dec. 21 for "Simulation Enabled Retail Management Tutorial System" (American, Canadian, British Inventors)
Dec 23, 2010; ALEXANDRIA, Va., Dec. 23 -- United States Patent no. 7,856,410, issued on Dec. 21, was assigned to Accenture Global Services Ltd....