2010-2011 - BYG2191 - 10 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

Group works
Laboratory work
Project work

Form(s) of Assessment

Evaluation of Project(s)

Form(s) of Assessment (additional text)

Evaluation of 2-4 Projects

Grading Scale

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

Coursework Requirements


Teaching Materials

  • ”BIM Handbook – A Guide to Building Information Modeling – for Owners, Managers, Designers, Engineers, and Contractors” av Chuck Eastman, Paul Teicholz, Rafael Sacks og Kathleen Liston, Wiley, 2008.
  • Lär dig Revit Structure 2011 – grunder”, Jeppson CAD/CAE Center, ISBN: I978-91-86501-13-6.
  • Programvaremanualer (oppdateres jevnlig på nett eller som innebygde systemhjelpefiler)

Støttelitteratur: ”Mastering Revit Structure 2010” av Weir, Richardson og Harrington. Sybex/Wiley 2009.
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