LaTeX for Beginners course, London, 6th January 2012

The UK TeX Users’ Group (UK-TUG) periodically runs training courses in using LaTeX. We are very pleased to announce a presentation of our beginners course, loosely entitled ‘Using LaTeX to write a thesis’. Content will include

  • Editing and compiling LaTeX documents
  • Logical structure
  • Chapters, sections, and other document divisions
  • Including graphics
  • Creating tables
  • Bibliographies
  • Dealing with large documents

The course will be taking place in central London on the 6th of January 2012, starting at 10 am and running to approximately 5 pm. The course fee is £10 for current UK-TUG members, and £25 for non-members. The fee includes the course itself, refreshments on the day and a copy of the TeX Live 2011 DVD. For non-members, it also includes membership of UK-TUG for until the end of 2012.

Attendees will need to bring a laptop along to the event, although it may be possible to arrange a loan machine for a limited number of people on the day.

Provisional bookings should be made by e-mailing secretary@uk.tug.org.
Confirmation of the booking, including the course fee, needs to be made within three weeks of the provisional booking. Full details of the course location, etc., will be provided to confirmed attendees.