Computer Aided Design
Autodesk Revit Architecture 2015 (CAD 201)
This course introduces students to the Revit environment, context ribbons, property palettes, views, and project set up including grids, levels, and dimensions. Students are introduced to subjects such as modeling, walls, doors, and windows addition; creating and mirroring groups; linking to external assets; and working with floors, roofs, and ceilings. A few techniques for drawing stairs, complex walls, and partially obscured building elements, as well as adding rooms and solid geometry are included in this course. Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to create representative and accurate architectural models in DWF, PDF, or AutoCAD formats.
This course is designed for individuals seeking a profession in civil engineering, building architecture, interior designer fields, and high school students who plan to pursue education in civil engineering (such as building and HVAC technicians, designers, BIM operators, architects, etc.)
- Software environment and menus
- BIM fundamentals
- Drawing and editing commands to add walls, doors, roofs, stairs, etc.
- Construction documentation
- Plotting of scaled drawings
Upon successful completion of this course the student will be able to:
- Navigate the software environment
- Create representative and accurate architectural models in various
- Add and edit building components (e.g. walls, doors, roofs, stairs, etc.)
- Plot drawings
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