REVIT ARCHITECTURE 2008-2014

Courses Outline- REVIT ARCHITECTURE

The Revit World

  • The Revit Architecture Interface
  • The Revit Workflow
  • The Ribbon
  • The View Window
  • Object Selection
  • Modifying and Mirroring
  • Building on Existing Geometry
  • View Control and Object Display
  • The Project Browser
  • Windows
  • File Types and Families
  • System and Hosted Families (.rfa)
  • Using Revit Template File (.rte
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  • Using Revit Family Files (.rft)

Creating a Model

  • Placing Walls
  • Adding Exterior Walls
  • Adding Interior Walls
  • Placing Interior Partitions
  • Editing Wall Joins
  • Placing Doors and Windows into Your Walls
  • Adding Doors
  • Placing Openings in Your Walls
  • Adding Windows

Creating Views

  • Creating Levels
  • Adding Levels
  • The Composition of a Level
  • Other Level Adjustments
  • Creating Building Sections
  • Making Building Modifications in a Section.
  • Adding Wall Sections
  • Creating Detail Sections
  • Modifying Ceiling Grids
  • Ceiling Element Properties
  • Creating a Custom Ceiling
  • Creating Ceiling Openings and Soffits
  • Creating a Ceiling Opening
  • Creating a Soffit
  • Adding Light Fixtures to Ceilings
  • Interior Design
  • Adding Plumbing Fixtures and Furniture
  • Adding Parabolic Troffers
  • Adding Casework and Furniture
  • Adding Alternate Floor Materials
  • Creating a Tile Material

Stairs, Ramps, and Railings

  • Creating Stairs Using the Rise/Run Function
  • Boundaries
  • Adding Railings
  • Creating a Winding Staircase
  • Making Railing Adjustments
  • Stair and Railing Families
  • Creating a Custom Railing System
  • Creating Custom Stairs
  • Adding a Custom Landing
  • Adding Ramps

Schedules and Tags

  • Creating Schedules
  • Adding Fields to a Schedule
  • Sorting and Grouping
  • Controlling Headers
  • Modifying Elements in a Schedule
  • Modifying the Schedule's Appearance
  • Creating Material Takeoffs
  • Creating a Calculated Value Field
  • Creating Key Legends
  • Adding Legend Components
  • Adding Symbols to a Legend
  • The Type Properties Dialog
  • Creating an Arched Door
  • Creating a 3D Extrusion Within a Family
  • Creating a 3D Sweep Within a Family
  • Creating an In-Place Family

Site and Topography

  • Adding a Site WithinRevi
  • Modifying a Toposurface
  • Splitting the Surface
  • Creating Subregions
  • Adding Site Components
  • Adding Contour Properties and Labels
  • Adding Building Pads to Displace Earth
  • Adding a Property Line
  • Creating a Toposurface by Instance
  • Creating a Graded Region
  • Orientating a Site

Rendering and Presentation

  • Creating an Exterior Rendering
  • Creating Lighting Groups
  • Interior Rendering
  • Creating Walkthroughs
  • Exporting an Animation
  • Creating a Solar Study

Importing and Coordinating Revit Models

  • Importing and Linking a Revit Structure Model.
  • Copy Monitor
  • Adjusting the Copy/Monitor Settings
  • Coordination Alert
  • Interference Detection
  • Importing and Exporting CAD Formats
  • Exporting a Model to CAD
  • Exporting a 2D Model
  • Exporting the Model to 3D CAD
  • Crop Regions
  • Splitting a Section Segment
  • Creating Callouts
  • Creating a Camera View
  • Modifying the Camera
  • Creating an Elevation
  • Interior Elevations
  • Elevation Properties
  • Annotation Properties

Working with the Revit Tools

  • The Edit Commands
  • The Move Command
  • The Copy Command
  • The Rotate Command
  • The Array Command
  • Radial Array
  • Linear Array
  • The Mirror Command
  • The Align Tool
  • Locking an Alignment
  • Split
  • Trim
  • Offset
  • Copy/Paste
  • Creating the Plans

Dimensioning and Annotating

  • Dimensioning
  • Aligned Dimensions
  • Linear Dimensions
  • Angular Dimensions
  • Radial Dimensions
  • Arc Length Dimensions
  • Using Dimensions as a Layout Tool
  • Constraining the Model
  • Using Dimensions to Move Objects
  • Adding Text
  • Importing AutoCAD Legends
  • Adding Tags
  • Adding Tags Individually
  • Using the Tag All Command
  • Tagging by Material
  • Creating Custom Tags
  • Multicategory Tags
  • Keynoting
  • Keynoting by Element
  • Keynoting by Material
  • Keynoting by User
  • Creating Keynote Legends

Detailing

  • Working with Line Weights
  • Drafting on Top of the Detail
  • Using Predefined Detail Components
  • Masking Regions
  • Repeating Details
  • Modifying a Detail Component
  • Modifying Filled Regions
  • Drawing Detail Lines
  • Adding Notes
  • Adding Notes by Material
  • Adding Textual Notation
  • Creating Blank Drafting Views
  • Creating a Detail Group
  • Adding a Section to Another View
  • Importing AutoCAD into a Drafting View
  • Adding 2D and 3D Lines to the Model

Creating Specific Views and Match Lines

  • Duplicating Views
  • Creating Dependent Views
  • Adjusting the Crop Regions
  • Adjusting the Annotation Crop Region
  • Adding Match Lines

Phasing and Design Options

  • Managing Project Phasing
  • Creating an Existing Phasing Plan
  • Demolishing Components
  • Creating a Demo Plan
  • Examining Phase Filters
  • Design Options

Project Collaboration

  • Enabling and Utilizing Worksharing
  • Enabling Worksets
  • Creating a Central Model
  • Creating a Local File
  • Working in the Revit Shared Environment
  • Loading or Not Loading a Workset

BIM Management

  • Setting Up the Template
  • Managing Settings
  • Import/Export Settings
  • Controlling Annotations
  • Creating and Understanding Shared Parameters
  • Adding Leader Text
  • Changing the Leader Type
  • Modifying the Text Placement

Floors

  • Placing a Floor Slab
  • Sketching the Slab
  • Building a Floor by Layers
  • Adding a Layer
  • Splitting the Floor's Materials
  • Split and Paint
  • Pitching a Floor to a Floor Drain
  • Creating Shaft Openings

Roofs

  • Placing Roofs by Footprint
  • Flat Roofs by Footprint
  • Pitched Roofs by Footprint
  • Creating a Sloping Roof
  • Roofs by Extrusion
  • Adding a Roof Dormer

Structural Items

  • Structural Grids
  • Placing a Grid
  • Adding Structural Columns
  • Structural Framing
  • Adding a Beam System
  • Adding Bracing
  • Foundation Systems
  • Foundation Walls
  • Adding Structural Footings
  • Structural Slabs
  • Piers and Spread Footings
  • Structural Views

Ceilings and Interiors

  • Creating Ceilings
  • Match Line Appearance
  • Using View Templates

Creating Sheets and Printing

  • Creating and Populating Sheets
  • Sheet Organization
  • Modifying a Viewport
  • Viewport Element Properties
  • Adding Revisions to a Sheet
  • Addressing Project Parameters
  • Generating a Cover Sheet
  • ?Printing from Revit Architecture

Creating Rooms and Area Plans

  • Creating Rooms
  • Configuring Element Properties
  • Placing and Manipulating Room Tags
  • Adding a Room Schedule
  • Adding a Color Fill Plan
  • Adding Room Separators
  • Creating an Area Plan

Advanced Wall Topics

  • Creating Compound Walls
  • Adding "Layers" to the Compound Wall
  • Adding Wall Sweeps
  • Modifying a Wall's Profi le In-Place
  • Manually Adding Host Sweeps
  • Creating Stacked Walls
  • Creating Curtain Walls
  • Adding a Predefined Curtain Wall
  • Adding a Blank Curtain Wall
  • Creating Curtain Grids
  • Adding a Wall to a Massing Object

Creating Families

  • Creating a Basic Family
  • Adding Reference Planes to a Family
  • Adding Dimensions and Parameters to a Family

Duration: 2 Months
Career Option: Revit Architecture Designer

Pre-requisites