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

Online

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

Material

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

Mentorship

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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