Week 5 - Advanced Tactics

5,851 views

Published on

For: Members who previously watched "Case Construction, Tips & Tricks"

What: This session will cover a number of advanced tactics in debating, from the use of filters and tactical concessions to the importance of trends, norms and tipping points to help give you the tools you need to build and rebut winning cases against high level opponents.

Presenter: Kiran Iyer

Published in: Education
0 Comments
1 Like
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

No Downloads
Views
Total views
5,851
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
4,165
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
72
Comments
0
Likes
1
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Week 5 - Advanced Tactics

  1. 1. Advanced 3-on-3 Member Training<br />Kiran Iyer<br />www.monashdebaters.com | monash_debaters@hotmail.com<br />
  2. 2. Outline<br /><ul><li>Before the debate
  3. 3. Topic Selection
  4. 4. Prep
  5. 5. Constructing a killer case
  6. 6. Making arguments
  7. 7. Manner
  8. 8. Team dynamics
  9. 9. Questions?</li></ul>www.monashdebaters.com | monash_debaters@hotmail.com<br />
  10. 10. Before the Debate<br /><ul><li> Topic Selection
  11. 11. Play to your strengths
  12. 12. Consider the opposition’s strengths
  13. 13. Prep
  14. 14. Use time wisely – don’t waste it!
  15. 15. Pick the big issues
  16. 16. The role of the third speaker</li></ul>www.monashdebaters.com | monash_debaters@hotmail.com<br />
  17. 17. Constructing a killer case<br />Affirmative:<br /><ul><li>Impetus/ Problem
  18. 18. Solution (detail, plausibility, hard vs soft lines, problem/solution)
  19. 19. The clash </li></ul>www.monashdebaters.com | monash_debaters@hotmail.com<br />
  20. 20. Stakeholders<br />Who are they?<br />How will they be impacted?<br />Look for sub-groups<br />Tactical concessions<br />www.monashdebaters.com | monash_debaters@hotmail.com<br />
  21. 21. Strategic Rebuttal<br />Prioritise rebuttal<br />Assertions<br />Contradictions<br />Be careful!<br />Failures of causation<br />Back up earlier arguments<br />www.monashdebaters.com | monash_debaters@hotmail.com<br />
  22. 22. Manner<br /><ul><li> Tailor to debate
  23. 23. Tailor within speech</li></ul>www.monashdebaters.com | monash_debaters@hotmail.com<br />
  24. 24. Questions?<br />www.monashdebaters.com | monash_debaters@hotmail.com<br />

×