Building Information Management
Use BIM to create and manage the project information life cycle, before during and after construction. Improve workflow. Discuss the BIM concept, approach and capacity to manage construction, design and infrastructure. Consider issues and challenges.
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At the completion of this subject students will be able to:
- identify and apply the concepts, approaches and applications of Building Information Modelling in construction management
- analyse the issues and challenges of implementing Building Information Modelling in construction management projects
- evaluate and demonstrate the use of Building Information Modelling (BIM) as a tool for improving processes as applied to the role of the Construction Manager.
- Introduction to Building Information Modelling
- Creating a Simple BIM
- Managing Information & Communication
- Collaboration and Planning
- Revit Review
- Introduction to Navisworks
- 4D Simulation and Timeliner
- Interference Management and Clash Detective
You must either have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject, or currently be enrolled in the following subject(s) in a prior study period; or enrol in the following subject(s) to study prior to this subject:
- CUR-CME106-High Rise Construction
- CUR-CME150 (Not currently available)
Please note that your enrolment in this subject is conditional on successful completion of these prerequisite subject(s). If you study the prerequisite subject(s) in the study period immediately prior to studying this subject, your result for the prerequisite subject(s) will not be finalised prior to the close of enrolment. In this situation, should you not complete your prerequisite subject(s) successfully you should not continue with your enrolment in this subject. If you are currently enrolled in the prerequisite subject(s) and believe you may not complete these all successfully, it is your responsibility to reschedule your study of this subject to give you time to re-attempt the prerequisite subject(s)
Note: Level 2 subjects normally assume a moderate level of prior knowledge in the area, eg from completing all Level 1 subjects or relevant experience.
- Software requirements - Software purchase required - Audio video equipment required. As part of this subject students are required to use Autodesk, NavisWorks and iConstruct. These software programs only works on a PC, but is possible for use on a Mac (with modifications and a small cost to students). All details are provided throughout the subject and your tutor will assist you with this during the subject.
This subject was previously known as Building Information Modelling.
This subject is an introduction to digital modelling in construction, enabling students to evaluate and apply Building Information Modelling (BIM) as a tool for improving the management of construction projects.
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- Test (20%)
- Portfolio (40%)
- Portfolio (40%)
Current study term: 29 Aug 21 to 28 Nov 21
Textbooks are not required.
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