Language, Speaking, and Writing

Learn To Effectively Communicate

Public Speaking and Debate

Ages: 13-18 yrs

Eligible for CSC Discount: Yes

Location: Classroom TBA,

Consent Form: UBC Camps Enrichment Consent

This camp will give campers a chance to practice their debate, writing, and public speaking skills in a fun and casual setting. Through a combination of writing exercises, games, debate, presentations and guest speakers, students will learn the basics of argumentation, rebuttal, public speaking, news reporting and speech writing. The camp will support participants in learning to present their ideas in a confident and convincing manner. This camp is suited for students interested in studying law, political science, economics, communications or journalism at a university level. Campers will be asked to conduct minimal research outside of camp time for more engaging debates. Lunch supervision is included in full day offerings.

Please Note: Aug 21-25 and Aug 28-Sept 1 camps take place at UBC Robson Square.

Available Sessions

Code Course Age Date Course Day(s) Time Fee  
19928 Public Speaking & Debate - Full Day 13-18 yrs Jul 4 - Jul 7 Tue - Fri 9:00AM - 4:00PM $273.60 Register Now
20287 Public Speaking & Debate - Morning 13-15 yrs Jul 10 - Jul 14 Mon - Fri 9:00AM - 12:00PM $175 Register Now
19930 Public Speaking & Debate - Afternoon 15-18 yrs Jul 10 - Jul 14 Mon - Fri 1:00PM - 4:00PM $175 Register Now
20288 Public Speaking & Debate - Morning 13-15 yrs Jul 17 - Jul 21 Mon - Fri 9:00AM - 12:00PM $175 Register Now
19932 Public Speaking & Debate - Afternoon 15-18 yrs Jul 17 - Jul 21 Mon - Fri 1:00PM - 4:00PM $175 Register Now
20289 Public Speaking & Debate - Morning 13-15 yrs Jul 24 - Jul 28 Mon - Fri 9:00AM - 12:00PM $175 Register Now
19934 Public Speaking & Debate - Afternoon 15-18 yrs Jul 24 - Jul 28 Mon - Fri 1:00PM - 4:00PM $175 Register Now
20290 Public Speaking & Debate - Morning 13-15 yrs Jul 31 - Aug 4 Mon - Fri 9:00AM - 12:00PM $175 Register Now
19935 Public Speaking & Debate - Afternoon 15-18 yrs Jul 31 - Aug 4 Mon - Fri 1:00PM - 4:00PM $175 Register Now
19937 Public Speaking & Debate - Full Day 13-18 yrs Aug 8 - Aug 11 Tue - Fru 9:00AM - 4:00PM $273.60 Register Now
19938 Public Speaking & Debate - Full Day 13-18 yrs Aug 14 - Aug 18 Mon - Fri 9:00AM - 4:00PM $342 Register Now
19940 Public Speaking & Debate - Full Day @ UBC Robson Square 15-18 yrs Aug 21 - Aug 25 Mon - Fri 9:00AM - 4:00PM $342 Register Now
19939 Public Speaking & Debate - Full Day @ UBC Robson Square 15-18 yrs Aug 28 - Sep 1 Mon - Fri 9:00AM - 4:00PM $342 Register Now

*No class on July 3 and August 7 due to public holidays.

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