CAD for building engineering (Revit)
2010-2011 - BYG2182 - 5 ECTS

Expected learning outcomes

After ended course the students should:
-know an overview of the principles of Building Information Modeling (BIM)
-have knowledge of the principles of 3D Modelling by means of Revit
-manage building 3D Models for buildings and have skills of 3D construction
-know how to document the model
-know how to visualize 3D Models


-Coordinate System, working in Space
-Projection and Perspective

-Building Information Modeling in building projects
-Surface Models
-Solid Models and Mass Calculations
-Documentation (2D Drawings, Bill of materials, text)
-Vizualisation and Rendering
-3D construction

Teaching Methods

Laboratory work
Mandatory assignments

Teaching Methods (additional text)

Tutorials based on the program "Autodesk Revit"

Form(s) of Assessment

Evaluation of Project(s)

Form(s) of Assessment (additional text)

Evaluation of Project(s)
Evaluation of one Project work and one Exercise.

Grading Scale

Alphabetical Scale, A(best) – F (fail)

Coursework Requirements


Teaching Materials

"Lär dig Revit Structure 2011 – grunder”, Jeppson CAD/CAE Center, ISBN: I978-91-86501-13-6.

Opplæringsverktøy som finnes på 


  •  Tilhørende nettforelesninger kan kjøpes tilgang til på
  •  "Mastering Revit Structure 2010" av Weir, Richardson og Harrington. Sybex/Wiley 2009.

Additional information

Emnet kjøres siste gang våren 2011