Workshop - Typesetting Using LaTeX



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Coverage of Typesetting using LaTeX is undertaken by two Research Centres within the Lancaster University Management School: Gulf One Lab of Computational and Economic Research (GOLCER) and Financial Econometrics, Asset Markets and Macroeconomic Policy (EMP).

Course Structure


The course is delivered online from 9:30 to 17:00 hrs.


This hands-on taught course permits all participants to 'test' its content. 


Throughout the course, participants will be able to consult with tutors for advice and help with any queries. 

Course Content

Topic 1: Introduction to LaTeX and TeX-studio

  • Installation of LaTeX and TeXstudio
  • Syntax
  • Introduction to TeX-studio

Topic 2: Document Structure

  • Global Structure
  • LaTeX Input Files

Topic 3: Typesetting Text

  • Text and Language Structure
  • Line and Page Breaking
  • Special Characters and Symbols
  • International Language Support
  • Titles, chapters, Sections
  • Cross References
  • Footnotes
  • Font Styles, Sizes, Colors
  • List Environments

Topic 4: Mathematical Notation - AMS LaTeX

  • Single Equations
  • Building Blocks of Mathematical Formulae
  • Long Equations
  • Multiple Equations
  • Array and Matrices
  • Theorems, Lemmas, Proofs

Topic 5: Bibliography

  • bibTeX Files
  • bibitem
  • bibLaTeX

Topic 6: Verbatim Package

Topic 7: Tables and Figures

  • Insert Tables and Figures
  • Manage Large Figures and Tables
  • Floating Figures and Tables

Topic 8: Beamer Presentation


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