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Course syllabus N400T0_4I - Creation of Scientific Documents (FCFT - WS 2017/2018)

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University: Slovak University of Technology in Bratislava
Faculty: Faculty of Chemical and Food Technology
Course unit code: N400T0_4I
Course unit title: Creation of Scientific Documents
Mode of delivery, planned learning activities and teaching methods:
seminar2 hours weekly (on-site method)

Credits allocated: 2
Recommended semester/trimester: Automation and Information Engineering in Chemistry and Food Industry - master (optional), 3. semester
Level of study: 2.
Prerequisites for registration: none
Assesment methods:
The course is evaluated as follows: 30% work during the semester, 70% written examination. Evaluation scale follows the standard scale of the faculty.
Learning outcomes of the course unit:
Student has knowledge how to create scientific documents with both WYSIWYG and transformation methods. He/she is able to work with bibliographic information, correctly cite various sources. Students can work with typesetting tool LaTeX, can generate in batch different presentation and print outputs. He/she also has knowledge about structured text systems as XML or DocBook.
Course contents:
1. Introduction to writing of scientific documents
2. Advantages and drawbacks of WYSIWYG systems
3. MS Word, Libre Office, Google Docs and their use
4-10 LaTeX
4. Introduction
5. Mathematical constructs
6. Management of large documents
7. Bibliographies
8. Figures, tables
9. Graphs and diagrams
10. Export formats
11-13 Other documentation systems
11. XML formats
12. DocBook - introduction
13. DocBook - transformations
Recommended or required reading:
KOPKA, H. -- DALY, P W. Latex. Podrobný průvodce. Brno : Computer Press, 2004. 576 p. ISBN 80-722-6973-9.
MITTELBACH, F. -- GOOSSENS, M. The Latex Companion. Reading : Addison-Wesley, 1994. 527 p. ISBN 0-201-54199-8.
GOOSSENS, M. -- RAHTZ, S. -- SUTOR, R S. -- GURARI, E M. -- MOORE, R. The LATEX web companion: Integrating TEX, HTML, and XML. Reading : Addison-Wesley, 1999. 522 p. ISBN 0-201-43311-7.

Language of instruction: slovak or english
Courses evaluation:
Assessed students in total: 11

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Name of lecturer(s): prof. Ing. Miroslav Fikar, DrSc. (instructor, person responsible for course) - slovak, english
Last modification: 22. 9. 2017
Supervisor: prof. Ing. Miroslav Fikar, DrSc. and programme supervisor

Last modification made by Ing. Tomáš Molnár on 09/22/2017.

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