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Thank you and goodbye

Danny McGough summarises the course and invites the learners to join Coventry in furthering their studies.
DANNY: Let’s have a look at what we’ve covered in this short course. We have explored underlying BIM concepts and what is driving adoption around the world. We have also found out that while different profession’s view BIM in different ways. It’s becoming increasingly essential means of communication. Remember that BIM is a significant part of the construction methodology and there are strong indicators that it would enter the regulatory framework in the near future. This is the end of the free and open part of our course. I hope that you found this course interesting, useful, and fun. I hope that it’s encouraged you to take your studies further. Goodbye for now.

Congratulations on completing this short course.

In the video, Danny McGough concludes by highlighting some of the main areas the course has covered and inviting you to consider continuing your study with Coventry University Online.

In this course, you have explored many aspects of BIM and its importance to the architecture, engineering and construction (AEC) industry.

You have:

  • Explored what BIM is and what it means to industry experts in diverse fields;

  • Defined different levels of BIM adoption and identified the key factors necessary to apply BIM to projects;

  • Discovered perspectives of BIM and seen examples of BIM adoption globally;

  • Debated arguments both for and against the adoption of BIM;

  • Investigated the impact of BIM in your region and shared your findings with fellow learners; and

  • Discussed the future direction of research in BIM and imagined how new technologies will affect BIM

Continuing your learning

Thank you for joining us in this course, an ‘Introduction to Building Information Modelling’. We hope that you have enjoyed it and feel inspired to learn more.

This short course forms the introductory two-week course for a program in Business Information Management (BIM) Foundation, which forms part of the online MSc Construction Management with BIM offered by Coventry University.

It is a fully online postgraduate course aimed at construction professionals who want to deepen their knowledge and acquire an internationally recognised qualification.

If you would like to continue your learning then it is easy to register your interest or apply. We look forward to seeing you on future courses.

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