Learn about the art of debate and its myriad styles across the world including FDA (French Debating Association), World Style (British Parliamentary), Lincoln-Douglas (Policy Debate) and many others. Take part in in-class, inter-class, inter-school and international formal and informal debates in teams of five to decrypt, dismantle and destroy the opponents’ arguments.
Learn how to construct a persuasive speech by balancing the powers of logos (concept), ethos (reputation) and pathos (emotion) in order to win the hearts, minds and respect of your audience and even the opposition.
An intensive preparation class for formal and informal public debate in the English language. This class covers skills such as oral fluency, public-speaking, team-work and written expression.
Modalités d'évaluation : Travail noté : (au choix) prise de parole (6 minutes) lors d’un débat (ceci implique un discours écrit) ou compte rendu/commentaire d’une joute oratoire.
Dernière mise à jour : Thursday 27 August 2015