Building CAD with Revit Architecture

Start date: 29 January 2019

Duration: 10 Weeks, 3 hours per week

Location: Limerick Institute of Technology

Certificate: Special Purpose Award Certificate Level 6

Cost: €420 - Members | €560 - Non Members

Programme overview

The programme will provide learners with a solid grounding in Building Information Modelling (BIM) using Autodesk’s Revit Architecture.

Learning outcomes

This programme will encompass the basics of 3D building modelling & architectural visualisation. BIM functionality such as tables and building quantities will also be covered. This course will benefit existing AutoCAD users as well as those learning CAD for the first time.

Who is the course for

Minimum entry requirements are Grade OD3 or higher in five subjects in the Leaving Certificate. Applicants are also expected to have a basic knowledge of computers and computer applications. Knowledge of building design and construction is also desirable.


Overview of Revit Architecture and Building Information Modelling (BIM)

User Interface

Views and Revit Project Setup

Elements and Element Properties

Creating and Editing Families

Detailing & Annotation

Schedules, Quantities and Tags

Shading; Rendering and Animation

Training Provider Profile

Limerick Institute of Technology (LIT) is an institution of higher education in Limerick, Ireland and is one of 14-member institutions of the Technological Higher Education Association (THEA). The Institute has campuses in Limerick city, one in both Thurles and Clonmel in County Tipperary and a regional learning centre in Ennis, County Clare. The main campus is located at Moylish Park adjacent to Thomond Park and houses the Faculty of Applied Science, Engineering and Technology and the School of Business and Humanities. The School of Art & Design is located at the Clare Street and Clonmel campuses.

LIT offers courses at Level 6 (certificate) through Level 10 (PhD) whilst also catering for craft apprentices and adult and continuing education.

Building CAD with Revit Architecture