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Building Information Modelling (using Autodesk Revit)

Course Points
Certificate of Attendance
Course Duration
8 Weeks
Course Places
16 Places
Course Start Date
Wednesday 30th September 2020 at 6.30pm

Course Summary

This 8-week course with provide learners with a solid introduction to Building Information Modelling using AutoCAD Revit.

Important notice about this course


The programme will provide learners with a solid grounding in Building Information Modelling (BIM) using Autodesk’s Revit Architecture. Students use Revit Architecture to learn about building information modelling and the tools for parametric building design and documentation.

This course offers metric hands-on exercises representing real-world design scenarios. The attendees learn the concepts of BIM through the modelling of a basic building, from creating the building to making a window/door and a room schedule, and looking at shadow studies and rendering.

  • BIM versus CAD
  • Revit interface
  • Starting new projects
  • Using families (walls, floors, ceilings and roofs)
  • Dimensions
  • Generating sections, views and sheets
  • Creating schedule

One class of two and half hours per week for 8 weeks (6.30-9.00pm Wednesdays).

You MUST have completed our Computer Aided Design course or be at an equivalent level.

Architects, Architectural Technicians & Engineers who want to learn about building information modelling, working in 3D & using design visualisation.

Jane Smyth (Lecturer, Lifelong Learning Centre)

Course ID E07
Duration 8 Weeks
Credits Certificate of Attendance
Places 16
School School of Engineering
Department Built Environment
Awarding Body Dundalk Institute of Technology
Fees €200.00
Starting Date Wednesday 30th September 2020 at 6.30pm
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