Learn the basics of using Revit Architecture 2019 in this dedicated course.
- [Paul] My name is Paul F. Aubin, and welcome to this course where we'll cover all of the essential skills that you need to know to use Revit for architecture. Revit is the widely recognized industry standard computer application for architects and building design professionals. In this course, we'll learn about building information modeling, or BIM, as we explore what Revit has to offer. We'll explore the basics, like walls, columns, doors and windows, and we'll build floor slabs and roofs and learn how these forms interact with other elements, such as the surrounding walls, elevator shafts, or even dormers in meaningful ways.
And what building would be complete without stairs, railings, and plumbing and lighting fixtures? We'll even create our own custom pool table component completely from scratch. But Revit is not just about modeling, I'll show you how you can annotate your projects with text and dimensions and other standard architectural symbols. Revit allows us to generate live schedule views of just about any part of our building model to access critical design information. We'll create construction details, and even compose sheets for printing out complete document sets.
So if you're ready to begin your journey into the world of building information modeling and Revit architecture, then you've come to the right place. So let's get started.
AuthorPaul F. Aubin
Paul also shows advanced techniques for modeling stairs and complex walls, adding rooms, and creating schedules. Finally, discover how to annotate your drawing so all the components are perfectly understood, and learn how to output sheets to PDF and AutoCAD.
- Understanding BIM and the Revit element hierarchy
- Navigating views
- Creating a new project from a template
- Adding walls, doors, and windows
- Adding plumbing fixtures and other components
- Linking AutoCAD DWG files
- Rotating and aligning Revit links
- Working with footprint and extrusion roofs
- Adding openings
- Adding railings and extensions to stairs
- Creating stacked and curtain walls
- Hiding and isolating objects
- Adding rooms
- Creating schedule views
- Adding text and dimensions
- Creating new families
- Using reference planes, parameters, and constraints
- Plotting and creating a PDF
Skill Level Intermediate
1. Core Concepts
2. Getting Comfortable with the Revit Environment
3. Starting a Project
4. Modeling Basics
5. Links, Imports, and Groups
6. Sketch-Based Modeling Components
8. Complex Walls
9. Visibility and Graphic Controls
11. Schedules and Tags
12. Annotation and Details
13. The Basics of Families
14. Sheets, Plotting, and Publishing
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