Coventry University program

Building Information Modelling and Sustainability Practice

The program will introduce you to the practical nature and implementation of BIM and sustainability on construction projects.

Building Information Modelling and Sustainability Practice

This program is part of the MSc Construction Management with BIM degree offered by Coventry University

Develop the skills and ability to improve project delivery through BIM

This program aims to develop an understanding of interdisciplinary teams, collaborative design and information flows. You will have the opportunity to develop skills that will enhance your ability to collaborate through the project life cycle, producing more efficient and sustainable projects.

You will also explore the wider benefits of BIM by assessing its impact on sustainability, procurement and the energy performance of buildings.

This program also aims to allow construction professionals to enhance their skills in order to improve project delivery, decision making, strategic thinking and communication.

Courses

5 courses

Delivered by expert academics

Coventry secured a gold rating in the UK Government’s 2017 Teaching Excellence Framework (TEF) and is the University of the Year for Student Experience 2019 in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide 2019.

Please note that the staff described in the 'Who will you learn with?' section below may be subject to change.

Who will you learn with?

Dr Abdullahi Ahmed

Dr Abdullahi Ahmed

Dr. Abdullahi AHMED is an Associate Professor and Chartered Engineer. He is experienced in lecturing, seminars and managing students’ day to day teaching/ learning process in BIM and energy Modeling.

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of this program you should be able to:

  • Evaluate the principles of change management in adopting BIM processes and technology in construction industry

  • Formulate solutions to specific design and production problems throughout the project life cycle in order to improve project delivery and in-use performance of buildings

  • Apply BIM processes for strategic management of building and construction process

  • Apply key BIM energy simulation tools and techniques to construction and engineering decision making processes

  • Analyse information workflows, protocols and data sharing

  • Evaluate how BIM can assist in the improvement of the energy efficiency and sustainability in building projects and the construction sector

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