Debating Resources

A variety of materials to help our debaters hone their skills are available below. New knowledge seminars will be added (with authors’ permission) as they are presented throughout the year.

Seminars and Guides

Jake Roth’s Debating Basics Seminar

Julia’s Animal Rights Seminar

Fu and Kovacs present: Science!

Constructing a CP Case (Video)

Diana Holloway, on How to be Equitable in Rounds

Guide to Canadian Parliamentary Debating (2005)

External Links

The Canadian University Society for Intercollegiate Debate

CUSID’s southerly sibling, the American Parliamentary Debate Association

Thinking more global? IDEA

Past editions of The Monash Review, the only international peer-reviewed debating journal

Watch recorded rounds on CUSID on Vimeo.