DEBATES

 
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The UNIV Forum International Debate Tournament (UFIDT onwards)is a one-day debate championship based on the model of the UNAV Law School competition debate created by Dikaios (the Faculty’s Debate Club).

The aim of UFIDT is twofold: fostering the communication abilities of its participants and opening an enriching space of dialogue in controversial issues.

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The tournament will take place in the Pontifical University of the Holy Cross headquarters (Palazzo di Sant’Apollinare) on Tuesday the 16th of April from 11:15 to 13:15.

The judge or panel of judges will consider, among others, the following criteria and will punctuate according to the Performance Evaluation Chart (available online):

A) Previous preparation: reports, authorities, case-law, news and sources cited.

B) Logic: order and clarity, coherence, response to the opponents’ reasons and arguments soundness.

C) Rhetoric: correction, manners, voice modulation, attention grasp…

D) Empathy and conviction showed.

E) Timing observance.

F) Team members balance.

 


CHECK OUT THESE CHARTS:

EVALUATION
STRUCTURE AND TIMING
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HOW TO PARTICIPATE?

Read carefully the rules of participation and then register using our online form.

RULES
REGISTRATION

DEADLINE: FRIDAY MARCH, 27th

+ INFO: comiteuniv@unav.es