Core Module Information
Module title: Building Modelling 2

SCQF level: 08:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: BSV08123
Module leader: Suha Jaradat
School School of Computing, Engineering and the Built Environment
Subject area group: Built Environment

There are no pre-requisites for this module to be added

Description of module content:

This module articulates the advantages and appropriate use of different software packages in a collaborative BIM project as well as the challenges of using open shareable asset information.

The module employs a mix of published literature and practical activities in a variety of contexts including:
• BIM & Data File Management;
• professionalism and the multidisciplinary aspects of the construction industry
• modelling a commercial building in a BIM environment;
• producing architectural and technical drawings of a commercial buildings;
• presentation of a professional set of drawings of a commercial building.

Learning Outcomes for module:

Upon completion of this module, you will be able to:

LO1: understand the multidisciplinary aspects of the construction of buildings and their on-going maintenance;
LO2: explain the principles and practical applications of Building Information Modelling (BIM);
LO3: demonstrate the ability to model a commercial building in a BIM environment;
LO4: apply research and problem solving techniques to resolve design problems.

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 1, FACE-TO-FACE, Edinburgh Napier University
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: FACE-TO-FACE
Location of delivery: MERCHISTON
Partner: Edinburgh Napier University
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Suha Jaradat
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Face To Face Practical classes and workshops 24
Independent Learning Groupwork (Independent Study) 26
Independent Learning Guided independent study 150
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Oral Presentation 40 1, 2 9 HOURS= 00.20
Technical Drawing 60 3,4 13 HOURS= 00.00, WORDS= 0
Component 1 subtotal: 100
Component 2 subtotal: 0
Module subtotal: 100

Indicative References and Reading List - URL:
BSV08123 Building Modelling 2