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the communication of ideas or information to a group of students or experts led by an expert in the field of study. This method is used to utilize the limited time available by teaching en masse.

LECTURE METHOD: "Universities and colleges have a large amount of students to communicate ideas to in a short period of time, which is why they normally use the lecture method to complete this."

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