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Fundamentals of Building Information Modeling


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Learning Objective:


This course is part of a master study of the current computer usage in the construction industry; computer applications in construction; and commercially available software applications. Particularly, this course is designed for students who are interested in the application of building information modeling (BIM) and supplementary tools in construction. It provides essential knowledge, skills, and best practice of BIM applications and its effective use in construction. It also prepares students to use commercial software packages for various construction management tasks. This course has been developed in three 1-credit modules as follows:

  • Module 1: Fundamentals of Building Information Modeling
  • Module 2: BIM in Construction
  • Module 3: Computer Applications of Artificial Intelligence and e-Construction

Topics Covered:


Applied / Theory:

50 / 50


Computer Requirements:

ProEd Minimum Requirements: