Building Information Modelling (BIM) - with Revit MEP

Limerick Institute of Technology (8071 (INTAKE 2 - 2019))
Key Programme Details
Award

Special Purpose Award (Level 6, 10 Credits)

NFQ Level

6 About NFQ

Delivery Method

Classroom - Evening

Mode

Part Time

ECTS Credits

10

Department

Department of the Built Environment

Skills Area

Engineering, manufacturing and construction

General Information
Contact

Paul Vesey

Email

paul.vesey@lit.ie

Phone

NA

Address

Flexible Learning Department
Limerick Institute of Technology
Moylish Park
Limerick V94 EC5T
Ireland

Role

Head of Department of Information Technology

Important Dates
Application Deadline

01/2019

Start Date

01/2019

End Date

04/2019

About this Course

The programme will provide learners with a solid grounding in Mechanical and Electrical Building Information Modelling (BIM) using Autodesk Revit MEP.

Objectives

The programme will provide learners with a solid grounding in Mechanical and Electrical Building Information Modelling (BIM) using Autodesk’s Revit MEP. This programme will encompass the basics of Mechanical and Electrical Building systems as well as other BIM functionality such as tables and building quantities. This course will benefit existing Revit Architecture users, or users of other BIM systems looking to expand their knowledge.

Entry Requirements

Minimum entry requirements are Grade OD3 or higher in five subjects in the Leaving Certificate. Applicants are also expected to have a working knowledge of Revit Architecture, or to have completed Revit Architecture training. Knowledge of building design and construction is also desirable

Long Description

The programme will provide learners with a solid grounding in Mechanical and Electrical Building Information Modelling (BIM) using Autodesk Revit MEP. This programme will encompass the basics of Mechanical and Electrical Building systems as well as other BIM functionality such as tables and building quantities. This course will benefit existing Revit Architecture users, or users of other BIM systems looking to expand their knowledge.

The course involves an overview of Revit MEP and Building Information Modelling (BIM); MEP Views, View Templating, Graphic Overrides; Revit plumbing systems, duct systems, cable tray systems; Electrical Systems in Revit, including switching systems, lighting systems and power systems. Mechanical and Electrical scheduling systems and material take-offs.

Timetable Info

10 weeks, 3 hours per week
Tuesday evenings from 6.30pm - 9.30pm
Proposed commencement date is Tuesday 29th January 2019

Delivery Location

LIT Moylish Campus, Limerick

Delivery Notes

All classes will take place at the LIT Moylish Campus in Limerick

Admissions Contact Details
Instructor

Flexible Learning

Address

Flexible Learning Department
Limerick Institute of Technology
Moylish Park
Limerick V94 EC5T
Ireland

Phone

061 293802

Email

flexible@lit.ie

Application Procedures

All applicants must apply at the online portal or application management system for Springboard - www.springboardcourses.ie

Applications will be downloaded by the Flexible Learning Team at LIT and will be forwarded to the Academic Course Leader to be assessed. Once an application is assessed and a decision has been reached, the applicant will be informed of the decision via the portal. Please note that all correspondence relating to an application will happen via the Springboard Portal.

Successful applicants will be given a deadline for which they must accept the offer of a place on the programme.