Course detail

Results Dissemination

FSI-TR0Acad. year: 2023/2024

The course covers publishing documents with graphics and equations using LaTeX.

Language of instruction


Number of ECTS credits


Mode of study

Not applicable.

Entry knowledge

No special knowledge is required.

Rules for evaluation and completion of the course

Course-unit credit is awarded on condition of creation own document of the form of report or presentation.
Absence has to be made up by self-study and possibly via assigned homework.


The aim of the course is to show students how to properly present their results in the form of charts, logs, reports, presentations.

Students will learn the basic principles of typography and publication of the results.

Study aids

Not applicable.

Prerequisites and corequisites

Not applicable.

Basic literature

Donald E. Knuth: The TeXbook, Addison Wesley 1990
Olšák P.: TeXbook naruby, Konvoj & CSTUG (2. vydání), 2001
Lamport L.: LaTeX: a Document Preparation System, 2e, Addison Wesley, ISBN 0201529831

Recommended reading

Rybička, LaTeX pro začátečníky, Konvoj, 2005
Olšák P.: TeXbook naruby, Konvoj & CSTUG (2. vydání), 2001
Olšák P.: Typografický systém TeX, Konvoj, 2000


Classification of course in study plans

  • Programme B-FIN-P Bachelor's, 1. year of study, winter semester, elective

Type of course unit


Computer-assisted exercise

26 hours, compulsory

Teacher / Lecturer


1. Computer typesetting. Typography
2. LaTeX system. Installation.
3. Typesetting mathematical formulas.
4. Inserting Images
5. Creating tables.
6. Cross-references, contents, index.
7. Literature citations
8. Creating images - Inkscape. Image Editing
9. Charts - SciDAVis. Experimental data processing - function fitting, statistical processing.
10. Sample report on experiment processing.
11. Presentation - Beamer
12. Check of students documents.