CATEGORY: Digitalisation

CONDAP: Digitalización De La Construcción (espanol)

Course Access: Lifetime
Course Overview

The construction industry has evolved rapidly with digital technologies, however, digitalization is not a very recent phenomenon. The conceptual foundations of BIM systems date back to the early days of computers. The trajectory of digitalization in this unit presents the evolution of this process.

This learning unit introduces the student to the digitalization of construction, specifically in the methodology of Modelling of Construction Information (BIM) and in the management of projects using digital tools. The unit aims to equip students with an understanding of the fundamentals and foundations of the Building Information Modelling system, including relevant software and digital tools.

The unit begins with the introduction to Building Information Modelling (BIM), describing the concept, giving the relevant definitions along with the benefits of using BIM in the construction industry. The learning material describes the BIM construction lifecycle and maturity levels in detail.

Throughout the unit you will learn about the application of BIM and how it is used in project management, including future perspectives. The final lesson of this unit is about other digital tools used in the construction industry. The learning unit consists of 4 lessons with theoretical content and key shots at the end of each lesson to reinforce knowledge and skills.