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Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Building Information Modelling and Management

BSc (Hons)
Programme Code: CR_CBIMM_8
Mode of Delivery:Part Time, Partially Online
No. of Semesters:4
NFQ Level:8
Embedded Award:No
Programme Credits:60
programmeReviewDate:September 2024
Field of Study:Civil Engineering

Programme Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this programme the graduate will be able to demonstrate... :

PO1 Knowledge - Breadth
  (a) A broad knowledge and understanding of the concepts, methods and technologies pertaining to information modelling and management in the delivery of built environment projects.
PO2 Knowledge - Kind
  (a) In-depth knowledge and ability in the adoption of a collaborative interdisciplinary approach to information modelling and management in the delivery of built environment projects, including innovative responses to people management and technical challenges.
PO3 Skill - Range
  (a) The ability to apply, evaluate, and/or create innovative strategies by adopting a design thinking approach which leverages current and emerging digital technologies, in response to the challenges typical of current and future practice.
PO4 Skill - Selectivity
  (a) The ability to provide appropriate solutions that integrate people, process and technology in the delivery of built environment projects.
PO5 Competence - Context
  (a) The ability to assume personal responsibility for fostering a collaborative culture and related policies in the innovative and effective application of information modelling and management to support various discipline specialists in the delivery of built environment projects.
PO6 Competence - Role
  (a) The ability to work autonomously, in teams and in multi-disciplinary settings to give advice and to assume responsibility for the direction of important tasks in information modelling and management of built environment projects. The ability to communicate effectively with the architectural, engineering, and construction (AEC) community and with society at large.
PO7 Competence - Learning to Learn
  (a) The capacity to identify learning needs and to undertake continuous learning (including lifelong learning and continuing professional development), incorporating the ability to closely and continuously follow progress by consulting newly published works, assimilating such information and applying it independently.
PO8 Competence - Insight
  (a) An understanding of the wider social, political, business and economic context within which the AEC sector professional operates and the need for high ethical standards in practice, including responsibilities towards people and the environment.

Semester Schedules

Stage 1 / Semester 1

Module Code Module Title
INTR7024 Collaborative BIM
Module Code Module Title
INTR6021 3D Built Environment Modelling
FREE6001 Free Choice Module

Stage 1 / Semester 2

Module Code Module Title
INTR8028 BIM - Theory and Practice
INTR8030 Virtual Design & Construction
DESI8018 Design Thinking for BIM

Stage 2 / Semester 1

Module Code Module Title
INTR8031 Project BIM+M
INTR8034 BIM Project - Research Phase

Stage 2 / Semester 2

Module Code Module Title
CIVL8031 AEC Project & Contract Mgmt
INTR8035 BIM Project - Implementation

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