This course will explore the genesis of Building Information Modeling and give you insight into how BIM can be used to reduce potential issues from arising on a project. Be brought up to date on how BIM plays into the new LEED v4.0 and explore how BIM can be used to maximize the effectiveness of a project throughout its life cycle.
What you will learn
- Describe BIM’s genesis and function.
- Utilize BIM’s potential for: Conceptual design, Documentation, Operational management, Energy simulation, Daylight simulation, Construction analysis, and Simplification of construction process
- Identify where BIM can be used to earn/ document LEED v4.0 credits.
- Analyze BIM’s application in a case study project.