SBS5322 Basics of Building Information Modelling (BIM)
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    QF Level: 5
    Credit Points: 3
    Year: 3
    Pre-requisite: Nil
    Co-requisite: Nil
    Module Aim(s): This module introduces the basic concepts and essential background of building information modelling (BIM) to students of building services engineering and other related professional disciplines.  It extends the knowledge in engineering drawing and computer-aided design (CAD) in construction projects, and develop skills necessary for understanding virtual design and construction (VDC).  Students will learn the conceptual background of BIM and apply the principles for the various aspects of BIM.
    Objectives: On completion of this Module, students are expected to be able to:
    1. explain the basic concepts of BIM for construction and building projects;
    2. identify the various aspects of BIM and evaluate their potential benefits for different building professionals and stakeholders; and
    3. apply the fundamental techniques of BIM to CAD applications and automated construction solutions.
    Assessment Methods: Assignment (50%)
    Examination (50%)
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