717-2763/01 – Document preparation in LaTeX (STL)

Gurantor departmentDepartment of PhysicsCredits2
Subject guarantordoc. RNDr. Dalibor Ciprian, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. RNDr. Dalibor Ciprian, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2016/2017Year of cancellation2017/2018
Intended for the facultiesFEI, USP, FMTIntended for study typesBachelor, Follow-up Master
Instruction secured by
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CIP10 doc. RNDr. Dalibor Ciprian, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit 1+1

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

The course is oriented on basic skills in document preparation in LaTeX typographic system.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Seminars
Individual consultations
Tutorials

Summary

The course is oriented on basic skills in document preparation in LaTeX typographic system allowing to obtain scientific documents on profesional level, especially for the documents with mathemati formulas. The role of practical exercising on students' own laptops is stressed. The exercises include a work on student tasks as laboratory reports, semestral projects, etc.

Compulsory literature:

Lamport, L.: LaTeX - A document preparation system, Addison-Wesley Pub., 1994

Recommended literature:

Kokpa, H., Daly P. W.: Guide to LaTeX, 4th Edition, Addison-Wesley Professional, 2003

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Discussion with students during the lessons

E-learning

No e-learinig available

Další požadavky na studenta

Systematic individual off-classroom study is assumed. One's own personal laptop usage is required.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

- Introduction to LaTeX and TeX, Linux and Windows freeware implementations, basic information on LaTeX file structure, instalation - Design of document typography, document classes, basic formating operation - Mathematic typography in LaTeX, additional packages for mathematical typography support - Perparation and design of lists, theorems - Tables and arrays, multiple columns - Cross-referencing, organization of large documents - Graphics and its including into LaTeX documents, freeware graphics editors - Other possibilities how to use LaTeX>: preparation of presentations and posters

Conditions for subject completion

Conditions for completion are defined only for particular subject version and form of study

Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.FormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2017/2018 (B1701) Physics (1702R001) Applied Physics P Czech Ostrava 2 Optional study plan
2016/2017 (B1701) Physics (1702R001) Applied physics P Czech Ostrava 2 Optional study plan
2016/2017 (B1701) Physics (1702R001) Applied Physics P Czech Ostrava 2 Optional study plan

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