Credits:   Tutorials by Prof. Paul C. King unless otherwise noted
Day 01 Introduction to Building Technology III
 Activity 1              Learn to Read Drawings: In class observation discussion, review of isometric building sections showing the assembly of buildings.  What do you see?Activity 2              Case Study Project:  Introduction to semester long project, deadlines and responsibilities.

Activity 3              Introduction to Revit:  Introduction to the Revit user interface, Building Information Modeling, project files and families.  Review the scavenger hunt project file.

Assignment 1.1   Case Study Boards:  Identify three potential case study subjects, format each on an 11 x 17 sheet landscape format and pinup at start of next class

Assignment 2.1   Scavenger Hunt:  Goal is to understand and describe assembly.  Find three stories.  Layout three sheets.  Work in multiple coordinated views showing plan, elevations, section and isometric.

Scavenger Hunt Starter File Download
Instructions: Download this file and remove the ppt extension so the file ends with .rvt
Revit version 2017 (Revit version 2017 will upgrade when opened)
Day 02  Scavenger Hunt & Case Study Pinup
Activity 1              Case Study Board Pinup: Review and discuss case study projects.  Select projects and setup teams.  Review first research assignment.

Activity 2 ¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬†¬† Scavenger Hunt:¬† Continue to review Revit.¬† What makes a good story?¬† Discuss inquiry methods ‚Äď how is the building assembled?¬†¬† How to layout a sheet.¬† Adding annotation and dimensions.¬† Naming sheets.¬† Red mark session.

Assignment 1.2   Case Study Research Presentation:  Teams to visit case study buildings before next class.  Presentation of photographs and research presentation showing additional information about building.  Presentation in PowerPoint.

Assignment 2.2   Scavenger Hunt:  Final presentation for scavenger hunt due next class.

Autodesk Revit Software Download  Link
 Schedule Template Blank  Word Download
Scavenger Hunt Intro & Orient to View  Tutorial
Scavenger Hunt Annotation  Tutorial
Day 03  Case Study Presentation #1 РScavenger Hunt In Class
Activity 1a: Case Study Review: Team PowerPoint presentations.  All teams to make presentations then have general discussion with students on how to conduct research.

Activity 1b: Allow students 30 minutes of research time with postings on their team OpenLab site.

Activity 2: Scavenger Hunt In class student work session.  Final Pinup Next Class.

Day 04  Scavenger Hunt Pinup and Grading РIntro to Steel Connections
Activity 1: Scavenger Hunt Pinup and Grading.  (Best sheets)

Activity 2: Introduction to 3D Revit Families:

Creating parametric 3D Revit families and assembling these in a project file. In class creation of a steel column and a steel beam and assemble in position in project file as start of connections assignment.

Assignment 3.1 Steel Connections: Based on Building Construction Illustrated: 3rd Edition: 7.24¬†. ¬†Goal is to recreate the page including all steel pieces, assemble in place, add annotation and dimensions and present on titleblocks. Focus of each detail study is to include multiple coordinated views (plan, elevations and section) First sheet with overall composition due for next class. ¬Ĺ‚ÄĚ or ¬ĺ‚ÄĚ scale.

 Agenda Wide Flange Sizes  Link  Link
Day 05  Steel Buildings from the Ground up.
Activity 1  steel building from the ground up: Lecture/discussion on construction of steel frame buildings (foundations, columns and beams, floor systems, roof systems, exterior wall systems. Review photos of construction.
Activity 2 Continue 3D Revit Families: Build 3D families. Assemble project files. Create callout views at 1 ¬Ĺ‚ÄĚ and 3‚ÄĚ = 1‚Äô-0‚ÄĚ. Layout detail studies on titleblocks.
Assignment 3.2 Steel Connections: Start Detail Sheets.  Rework overall composition and add enlarged details.  Add annotation and dimensions
Day 06 Tutorial РGrids and Levels  Tutorial
  Handout РGrids and Levels  Handout
Tutorial РFoundations and Concrete Columns  Tutorial
 Tutorial РSteel Columns & Beams & Trusses  Tutorial
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Day 11 Egress Exercise Agenda
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