Asian Studies

About

Established since 2009, The University of Edinburgh Chinese Debating Team focuses on the training of the students' ability in critical and logical thinking as well as the oral presentation and public speech skill.

队伍简介

爱丁堡大学华语辩论队,建立于2009年,它由爱丁堡大学的中国留学生自发组织,由爱丁堡大学东亚学院所属。

爱丁堡大学华语辩论队积极参加英国以及世界范围内的辩论活动,并在校内每周定期校内举办辩论培训,逻辑与思维讲座,趣味答辩,语言技巧练习等系列活动。近年来,辩论队在英国以及国际赛场上崭露头角,取得了令人瞩目的进步,并与多所学校建立了友好稳定的交流关系。

夫辩者,所以明曲直,论者,所以立正意。情明曲直者,虽缧绁可免身;心立正意者,独领秀于红尘。

爱丁堡大学华语辩论队,望以辩论之名,展现英国留学生的思辨风采,传播中华语言文化的魅力,与世界各地的辩论爱好者以及广大朋友们共同进步。

 

获奖经历

2017年3月        第七届世界华语辩论锦标赛英国赛区冠军,

2017年2月        “雄辩争鸣”全英华语辩论赛亚军,

2016年11月       “津英杯”全英华语辩论赛亚军,

2016年4月        第六届世界华语辩论锦标赛季军,

2016年3月        第六届世界华语辩论锦标赛英国赛区冠军,

2016年1月        “雄辩争鸣”全英华语辩论赛亚军,

2015年6月        澳门“风云再起”国际华语辩论邀请赛殿军

2014年10月       “北部联盟杯”英国华语辩论赛亚军,

2014年4月        第四届世界华语辩论锦标赛八强,

2014年3月        第四届世界华语辩论锦标赛英国赛区冠军,

2012年11月       “津英杯”全英华语辩论赛亚军

 

Team Introduction

Established since 2009, The University of Edinburgh Chinese Debating Team belongs to the University's Asian Study department. As a student organisation, the Chinese Debating Team focused on the training of the students' ability in critical and logical thinking, as well as the oral presentation and public speech skill. The Chinese Debating Society also provides a social opportunity for both Chinese students and Chinese culture lovers.

Our team has participated in various debating events both UK nationwide and worldwide. On weekly workshops, various events including debating skill training, logic training, language skill practising, etc etc are delivered by our professional coach. During recent years, the team has gained a great reputation in the UK and worldwide through debating competitions and established close relationships with other universities.

The aim of our team is to carry forward Chinese culture and the charm of the art of language, meanwhile to help build a better community and student organisation for both native and foreign students who love Chinese culture.

 

Achievements Awarded

2017, Mar: Championship of The 7th National Mandarin Debating Championship

2017, Feb: 2nd Award of The Warwick Cup National Mandarin Debating Competition

2016, Nov: 2nd Award of The Oxford Freshers’Cup Mandarin Debating Competition

2016, Apr: 3rd place in The 6th World Mandarin Debating Championship

2016, Mar: Championship of The 6th National Mandarin Debating Championship

2016, Jan: 2nd Award of The Warwick Cup National Mandarin Debating Competition

2015, June: 4th Award of The Return of Kings International Varsity Debating Contest

2014, Oct: 2nd Award of The North Union Cup Durham Chinese Debating Contest

2014, Apr: Final 8 of The 4th World Mandarin Debating Championship

2014, Mar: Championship of the 4th National Mandarin Debating Championship

2012, Nov: 2nd Award of the Oxford Jingying Cup Mandarin Debating Competition