This video covers a basic method of setting up affirmative cases in competitive debates that use policy resolutions. This is a possible format for NPDA, IPDA, APDA, and NFA-LD debate.
This video covers the specialized method of note-taking used in competitive debates. This video was written with Parliamentary and IPDA styles of debate in mind, but should suffice as primers in other formats as well.
This video covers the basics of judging debates at both the college and secondary education levels. This video should give you the basics needed to judge Policy, Parliamentary, IPDA, Public Forum, and LD styles of debate.
This video discovers the common methods of answering advantages and disadvantages in competitive debate. This method is geared and parli and NFA-LD formats, but works for most formats that use resolutions of policy.
In this lecture I discuss the foundations of Communication Studies and how the development of communication technology gave rise to the field of Mediated Communication.
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