Latex

Course Description: 

This is a Mathematics Department course.

Learning Outcomes: 

Objective and learning outcomes of the course: The short intensive course introduces the LaTeX typesetting language to all prospective interested students. It is used for writing all scientific papers and presentations in Mathematics, this the knowledge how to use it is essential for all to be professionals.

The course aims to teach the basic features of LaTeX along its usage inside CEU. By attending the course students should acquire all necessary skills to be able to prepare a moderate scientific paper and a short mathematical presentation using LaTeX.

The course concludes by all students preparing a short lecture note and a short presentation in LaTeX. As an extra bonus, students might supply their own macros for a medium hard problem: continued fraction.

Assessment: 

At the end of the course students must be able to typeset typical mathematical papers using
the article style. They must be able to figure out LaTeX errors, download and use packages,
create simple diagrams. Students should prepare a short presentation using the beamer class
Grading is based on the quality of their work submitted as the conclusion of the course.This is an intensive short course; classes are held daily during the first two weeks of the
semester. Online material for the course is in abundance.

Prerequisites: 

NA.