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Course Number:
BCT 132
Course Title:
Revit for Constructors
Credit Hours:
3
Lecture Hours:
30
Lecture/Lab Hours:
0
Lab Hours:
0

Course Description

Covers information generation, processing, distribution and utilization for the management of construction projects and construction companies. Emphasizes the design of the information process, the role of information technology in construction, software selection and the ongoing evaluation of the efficiency and effectiveness of the information process. Audit available.

Intended Outcomes for the course

Upon completion of the course students should be able to:

  1. Use Revit to assist information flow and project management in construction companies.
  2. Assess applicability of Revit through project parameters.
  3. Build a basic BIM model using Revit.

Outcome Assessment Strategies

  1. Individually interview a professional who currently uses computer software using questions developed by the student.
  2. In teams, develop criteria for the selection of an application for a business function.
  3. Individually use the criteria to research a specific software application and present it to their team.
  4. In teams, present findings and recommendations as part of a class presentation.

Course Content (Themes, Concepts, Issues and Skills)


Themes, issues and concepts
1. Accounting
2. Scheduling
3. Estimating
4. Bid solicitation
5. Project Administration
6. CAD
7. General Office Applications:
8. Word Processing
9. Spreadsheets
10. Database
11. E-Mail
12. Presentation Software
13. Specialty Applications:
14. Safety
15. RFP
16. Leads Software
17. Company Web Sites
18. Marketing
19. Design
Process Skills:
20. Process Design
21. Teamwork
22. Research
23. Evaluation
24. Persuasion
25. Networking
26. Interviewing
27. Critical Thinking
28. Computer Skills
29. Presentation
30. Learning How to Learn