Course: DTP-LaTeX

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Course title DTP-LaTeX
Course code UAI/760
Organizational form of instruction Seminary
Level of course Bachelor
Year of study not specified
Frequency of the course In each academic year, in the winter semester.
Semester Winter
Number of ECTS credits 3
Language of instruction Czech
Status of course Compulsory-optional, Optional
Form of instruction unspecified
Work placements unspecified
Recommended optional programme components None
Lecturer(s)
  • Pech Jiří, Mgr. Ph.D.
Course content
1. TeX a LaTeX, history, mutual relation, characteristics 2. Basics of writing in LaTeX, formatting of document 3. Formats of fonts, colours usage 4. Creation of tables 5. Writing of mathematical formulas 6. Drawing and vector graphics 7. Inserting of bitmap pictures 8. Creation of prezentations in LaTeX using Beamer

Learning activities and teaching methods
Monologic (reading, lecture, briefing), Laboratory
  • Class attendance - 28 hours per semester
  • Preparation for classes - 28 hours per semester
  • Preparation for credit - 19 hours per semester
Learning outcomes
The course concerns electronic publishing that uses typesetting programme TEX and especially its variation LaTEX. Students will learn basis of this programme usage during the course. The main focus is on typesetting of the tables and mathematical text. Basic typographical rules will also be presented.
The student will learn the basics of the LaTeX system, that enable him to write Thesis in this system.
Prerequisites
The topic not claim any specific skills, but the work with PC and internet in common.

Assessment methods and criteria
Seminar work

Student will use LaTEX for typesetting of any essay of minimal length of three pages. It can be an essay for the other course.
Recommended literature
  • OLŠÁK, Petr. Typografický systém TEX. Brno: Konvoj, 2000. 300 s. ISBN 80-85615-91-6.. Brno: Konvoj, 2000.
  • PECH, Jiří. Stručný přehled příkazů LaTEXu. České Budějovice: PF JU, 2008. 23 s. Elektronická skripta..
  • RYBIČKA, Jiří. LaTEX pro začátečníky. 3. vyd. Brno: Konvoj, 2003. 238 s. ISBN 80-7320_049-1..


Study plans that include the course
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Faculty: Faculty of Science Study plan (Version): Mathematics for future teachers (1) Category: Mathematics courses 3 Recommended year of study:3, Recommended semester: Winter
Faculty: Faculty of Science Study plan (Version): Mathematics for future teachers (1) Category: Mathematics courses 3 Recommended year of study:3, Recommended semester: Winter