253.751 Iterative architecture planning and BIM
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, UE, 3.0h, 4.0EC


  • Semester hours: 3.0
  • Credits: 4.0
  • Type: UE Exercise
  • Format: Online

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to apply the BIM planning systems and tools for integrated architectural planning (3D, 4D, 5D-, ...-BIM). The exercise complements the lecture 253.750.

Subject of course

Practice work: organization and development of building information management tools; 3D BIM planning: preliminary design, design, submission, execution planning and tendering, scheduling (4D BIM), cost planning (5D-BIM), documentation. Public presentation of the project, defence of theses, personal conclusion.

Teaching methods

Practice work (3D, 4D, 5D BIM): Preliminary design, design, submission, execution and detail planning, planning and construction dates, cost forecast (element cost calculation), performance description.

Mode of examination

Written and oral

Additional information

Requirements are
.) willingness to work in a team,
.) good knowledge of CAD, 3D and graphic programmes,
.) basic knowledge of BIM programs, network technique and cost planning according to ÖN B 1801.1 and 1801.2.




Examination modalities

Project exercise (individual and group work). Presentation and defense of the practice work.

Course registration

Not necessary


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 443 Architecture Not specified


DIN 69901 Projektmanagement - Projektmanagementsysteme (5 Teile).
ÖN A 6240, ÖN B 1801.1, ÖN B 1801.2.
Bielefeld, Bert (Hg.) : Projekt Management Architektur, Birkhäuser, Basel, 2013.
Brandenberger J. / Ruosch E.: Projektmanagement im Bauwesen, Baufachverlag, Dietikon, 1996.
Ralph, Johannes (Hg.): Entwerfen - Architektenausbildung in Europa von Vitruv bis Mittel des 20. Jahrhunderts; Junius, 2009.

Previous knowledge

Bachelor in architecture or civil engineering, industrial engineering, spatial planning or similar.

Preceding courses

Accompanying courses

Continuative courses