BLDG5701 BIM Manager Online

6 points
(see Timetable)
(see Summer Timetable)
Semester 1OnlineOnline
Semester 2OnlineOnline
Summer teaching periodOnlineOnline
The Building Information Modelling (BIM) environment is an advanced and integrated environment for the management of complex building projects with a sophisticated capacity to deliver outcomes for all stakeholders. The knowledge required to manage this complexity requires new skills within the context of different building typologies.

This unit develops research skills to address novel challenges generated by building projects and deliver various complex data sets in a single federated model, namely, comprehensive BIM briefs, BIM execution plans and BIM sub plan.
Students are able to (1) employ BIM to manage large scale projects, including the production of a BIM brief, execution plan, construction plans and clash detection; (2) apply technical and analytical skills to federate BIM model with consultant data; (3) demonstrate research skills to innovate solutions during development and execution phase of a project; and (4) communicate effectively in a cross-disciplinary BIM environment.
Indicative assessments in this unit are as follows: (1) assignment 1 - BIM Manager 1 and (2) assignment 2 - BIM Manager 2. Further information is available in the unit outline.

Supplementary assessment is not available in this unit.
Unit Coordinator(s)
Rene Van Meeuwen
Unit rules
Students must be enrolled in 25560 Master of Building Information Modelling (Online) (coursework)
25540 Master of Building Information Modelling (coursework)
BLDG5000 BIM Authors Online
BLDG5001 BIM Authors Online
BLDG5050 BIM Dynamo
BLDG5051 BIM Dynamo Online
Contact hours
3 hours per week.
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  • All students are responsible for identifying when they need assistance to improve their academic learning, research, English language and numeracy skills; seeking out the services and resources available to help them; and applying what they learn. Students are encouraged to register for free online support through GETSmart; to help themselves to the extensive range of resources on UWA's STUDYSmarter website; and to participate in WRITESmart and (ma+hs)Smart drop-ins and workshops.
  • Books and other material wherever listed may be subject to change. Book lists relating to 'Preliminary reading', 'Recommended reading' and 'Textbooks' are, in most cases, available via the Booktopia Textbook Finder, which has the functionality to search by course code, course, ISBN and title, and may also be posted or available at the appropriate school's administrative offices. Where texts are listed in the unit description above, an asterisk (*) indicates that the book is available in paperback.