Debate 1 (Local)

Course Description:

This course is designed to introduce and develop the concept of formalized argument, the skills of persuasion and cross-examination, the power of rhetoric, and the fundamentals of the National Forensic League`s Student Congress. The student will learn to prepare affirmative and negative briefs, with evidence, in preparation for eventual participation in varsity level policy or Lincoln-Douglas debate. Participation in individual speaking and debate contests is encouraged. (Local Credit Course)

Prerequisite & Recommendations:

Prerequisite: None

Other Information:
Corequisite: Debate 1 (State)