LATEX and AMSLATEX for Academic Writing  1Day Workshop
Thursday 14 January 2021, 9:00am to 5:00pm
Venue
Live OnlineOpen to
All Lancaster University (nonpartner) students, Alumni, External Organisations, Postgraduates, Prospective Postgraduate Students, Public, StaffRegistration
Cost to attend  booking requiredRegistration Info
Registration due to open end of September 2020
Event Details
This course aims to provide sufficient exposure and training to the participants concerning fundamental knowledge and skills in order to utilize LATEX, AMSLATEX, and BibTEX for academic writing.
The skills to be earned will enable the participants to produce highquality looking documents suitable for conference/journal publications.Managing the writing of an elaborate report such as an academic thesis using LATEX.
General Objectives: Being able to create documents in different classes such as report, book,article and presentations using LATEX Beamer.
Specific Objectives:
 Learn how to create highquality documents in LATEX.
 Be able to create highquality presentations.
 Manage citations and references with bibliographies and bibliography styles.
 Create well formatted mathematical equations, algorithms, and proofs.
 Be able to import and layout graphics.
 Format number graphics, tables, and sections.
Program Structure:
 Introduction to LATEX and TEX studio.
 Document Structureˆ Global Structureˆ LATEX Input Files
 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
 Mathematical Notation  AMSLATEX
 Single Equations
 Building Blocks of a Mathematical formula
 Long Equations
 Multiple Equations
 Array and Matrices
 Theorems, Lemmas, proofs
 Bibliography
 Verbatim Package
 Tables and Figures
 Beamer Presentation
Contact Details
Name  Teresa Aldren 
Telephone number 
