Course Details and Schedule

This course follows 'LaTeX: Introduction' and aims to introduce more advanced techniques such as managing longer documents, creating slideshows, exploring packages and solving problems.

See below for course schedule

Key topics
  • Revision: typesetting simple documents
  • Managing longer documents
  • Customising LaTeX: creating your own commands
  • Creating LaTeX slide shows
  • Exploring packages
  • Becoming independent: solving your LaTeX problems
Course information
Intended audience Anyone who needs to use LaTeX to write a long document, particularly DPhil students
Prior knowledge LaTeX: An Introduction to document preparation is recommended.
Resources A course book must be purchased when you attend the course (included in the Cost below)
Software Texmaker
Format Presentation with practical exercises
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.


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