249.001 BIMcert - openBIM certification course
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2021S, SE, 2.0h, 2.0EC, to be held in blocked form


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 2.0
  • Type: SE Seminar
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to explain the ...

  • the uniform BIM terminology,
  • the principes of openBIM cooperation,
  • the principles of BIM project organization,
  • the BIM tools and their targeted areas of application,
  • the structures and organization in the BIM process and
  • the relvant standards.

Subject of course

  • Basics of digitization
  • essential openBIM organizations
  • basic terms and their meaning (IFC, bSDD, BCF, DataTemplates)
  • BIM applications
  • procedures and roles in the openBIM project
  • standardization

Teaching methods

Online lectures and discussions

Mode of examination


Additional information

Attention: for the positive completion of this course, the students must successfully pass the buildingSMART Professional Certification Foundation exam. Therefore an examination fee has to be paid.

Please consider the plagiarism guidelines of TU Wien when writing your seminar paper: Directive concerning the handling of plagiarism (PDF)



Course dates

09:00 - 17:0011.06.2021 - 12.06.2021 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/98090355667?pwd=bkhURmN0NzViaWtndXRFaTVEQW1lZz09 (LIVE)Vorträge mit Diskussion
BIMcert - openBIM certification course - Single appointments
Fri11.06.202109:00 - 17:00 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/98090355667?pwd=bkhURmN0NzViaWtndXRFaTVEQW1lZz09Vorträge mit Diskussion
Sat12.06.202109:00 - 17:00 https://tuwien.zoom.us/j/98090355667?pwd=bkhURmN0NzViaWtndXRFaTVEQW1lZz09Vorträge mit Diskussion
Course is held blocked

Examination modalities

buildingSMART International Professional Certification Foundation Exam
(Imporant: examination 150 €)
(Examination language: German)

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
01.04.2021 12:00 02.06.2021 12:00 07.06.2021 12:00




  • Attendance Required!