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.

**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 |

**Course provider:** IT Learning Programme

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

**Frequency:** Every term subject to teacher availability. Express an interest in future dates for this course.