15 credits at SCQF 11
- Start Date
- Course Length
15 weeks including delivery and assessment
- Mode of Attendance
- Academic School
- Scott Sutherland School of Architecture and Built Environment
Building Information Modelling: Strategy and Concepts 15 credits at SCQF 11
Building Information Modelling: Strategy and Concepts [ACM015]
You will gain an ability to develop a clear and in-depth critical awareness of building information modeling, and the tools and processes involved.
2. What you will study
- Concepts of building information modelling (BIM)
- Design teams
- Multi-discipline implications of BIM
- IT and other tools pertinent to the application of BIM
- Shared models
- BIM protocols and best practice guidance
- Selected case studies from industry
- Data drops
- Application of software based processes within selected case study projects.
3. How you will learn
Learning will take place through the University virtual campus (CampusMoodle) with a mix of online lectures, tutorials and self guided study. Each topic within the module will have a number of self required and obligatory activities aimed at emphasising the learning. You will also contribute to a number of discussion forums on particular subject matter and case studies.
4. Entry Requirements
We welcome applicants holding an honours degree in architecture, architectural technology, surveying, engineering, planning or any associated discipline. The course may also be of interest to graduates from a design background, including interior design and product design.
5. How to apply
For general enquiries please call 01224 262209 or email email@example.com
To apply for the course, complete the Professional Development @RGU Application Form
The Terms and Conditions of Admission describe to applicants holding an offer of a place to study at RGU, the principal rights, duties and obligations of both the applicant and the University prior to enrolling on a course of study.
Within the UK, both the RIBA and the RICS have made significant efforts to lead discussion and debate regarding how visualisation and BIM will revolutionise the undertaking of architectural projects in the coming years. The course will represent a valuable addition to the useful and applicable skills and knowledge of graduates.
The module is assessed through coursework assignment, including where appropriate group working activities.
8. Fees and Payment Options
The fee for this course is £650
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