Digital Modelling
2011-2012 - BIM1011 - 10 ECTS

On the basis of

BIM1001 Basic Intelligent Modelling

Expected learning outcomes

On completing this course, students will have:

  • Basic understanding of 2D/3D drawing and perspective drawing
  • Insight and competance in organising and establishing practical models, having regard to both object orientated and layer-based principles.
  • Good skills in the use of a selection of systems and software
  • Basic skills in data flow between different software systems by means of standardised data formats


  • Drawing conventions and terminology
  • 2D plan drawing
  • 3D drawing and perspective
  • Intelligent drawing and modelling using object orientation and layer-based modelling techniques
  • Project collaboration including digital data flow and collision checking.

Teaching Methods


Teaching Methods (additional text)

Net based learning with conferences together with supervised project tasks.

Form(s) of Assessment

Evaluation of Project(s)

Form(s) of Assessment (additional text)

3-4 project tasks giving a combined achievement grading

Grading Scale

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

External/internal examiner

Project tasks are periodically reviewed by external examiners

Delivered tasks are reviewed by internal examiners

Re-sit examination

By agreement with the Course Superviser

Teaching Materials

  • Eric Wing, 2010. Revit Architecture 2011. No experience Required, Sybex/Wiley
  • Software manuals (regularly updated on the net or as built-in system help files)

Replacement course for