Course Details and Schedule

LaTeX is a document preparation system that produces far better-looking output than any word processor. LaTeX is ideal for producing well-structured documents particularly those containing scientific formulae, mathematical proofs or computer programs, without getting bogged down in design.

See below for course schedule

Key topics
  • Introduction to LaTeX techniques
  • Creation of documents with sections
  • Use of mathematical equations, lists and tables
  • Using bibliographies in LaTeX
  • A brief history of LaTeX
  • Creating a simple LaTeX document
  • Adding chapters and sections
  • Lists and tables
Course information
Intended audience Anyone who needs to create or use LaTeX documents, but particularly postgraduate students
Resources A course book must be purchased when you attend the course (included in the Cost below)
Software Texmaker
Format Presentation with practical exercises
Where next? LaTeX: Further document preparation
Taught using:
Windows 7

Course provider: IT Learning Programme

What you will need:

Computer and software are provided. There is limited space for any device you use for note taking.

Booking normally opens 30 days before the course begins.
Commences Dates Time Sessions Cost Location Status
2nd week Friday 6 May 09:15-12:15 1 11.00 IT Services, 13 Banbury Road waiting list Add to basket

Can't make any of these dates? Express an interest in future dates for this course.

Frequency: Every term subject to teacher availability.