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Autodesk Revit Architecture 2012

Video Description

Revit Architecture is a building design and documentation system that works the way architects and designers think. With Autodesk Revit Architecture, architects and designers get back to what they love, designing buildings, without their software getting in the way. You can work in any view that makes sense, quickly and easily making changes to major design elements. You can see your ideas visualized on the fly with 3D views and instant shadows. You can even make latestage changes without worrying about coordinating your plans, schedules, and construction documents. This VTC course is a collection of stepbystep lessons designed to quickly teach you how to get the most out of this powerful software.

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction
    1. Intro to BIM 00:04:05
    2. Interface Overview 00:03:32
    3. More on the Interface 00:05:30
    4. Terminology 00:04:42
    5. Starting and Saving Projects 00:05:36
    6. Viewing Commands 00:03:22
    7. Practice Viewing 00:02:21
    8. Practice View Tools 00:04:15
  2. Drawing and Editing Tools
    1. Typical Drawing Tools 00:03:26
    2. Drawing Aids 00:05:06
    3. Editing Elements 00:05:12
    4. Walls and Doors 00:03:57
    5. Typical Modifying Tools 00:05:29
    6. More Modify Tools 00:03:59
    7. Practice Modify Tools 00:03:42
  3. Levels and Grids
    1. Setting Up Levels 00:05:09
    2. Practice Levels 00:03:28
    3. Importing CAD Files 00:03:49
    4. Structural Grids 00:03:50
    5. Adding Columns 00:04:24
    6. Practice Grids and Columns 00:05:24
  4. Intro to Walls
    1. Drawing Walls 00:04:33
    2. Modifying Walls 00:03:43
    3. Properties 00:04:06
    4. Exterior Shell 00:03:36
    5. Aligning Elements 00:02:57
    6. Parapet and Wall Type 00:02:55
    7. Offsetting Elements 00:04:09
    8. Split / Trim / Extend 00:03:43
    9. Adding Interior Walls 00:02:58
    10. Add More Interior Walls 00:04:21
  5. Doors and Windows
    1. Adding Doors and Windows 00:03:13
    2. Modifying Doors and Windows 00:03:41
    3. Loading Types 00:02:45
    4. Creating Additional Sizes 00:02:27
    5. Practice Doors and Windows 00:04:06
    6. Second Floor Doors 00:02:59
    7. Add and Copy Windows 00:02:48
  6. Curtain Walls
    1. Creating Curtain Walls 00:03:19
    2. Adding Curtain Grids 00:02:23
    3. Modifying Curtain Grids 00:02:11
    4. Curtain Wall Panels 00:03:28
    5. Create a Curtain Wall Panel 00:02:22
    6. Curtain Grid Mullions 00:04:33
    7. Practice Curtain Walls 00:03:45
    8. Practice Mullions 00:04:27
    9. Practice Door in Storefront 00:01:25
  7. Views
    1. Duplicating Views 00:04:20
    2. Callout Views 00:04:02
    3. View Display Setup 00:05:38
    4. Practice Duplicate Views 00:03:14
    5. Callouts and Graphic Overrides 00:04:07
    6. Practice Foundations and Footings 00:04:31
    7. Elevations 00:03:09
    8. Sections 00:03:58
    9. Practice Exterior Elevations 00:05:11
    10. Practice Interior Elevations 00:03:06
    11. Practice Sections 00:04:43
  8. Floors
    1. Creating Floors 00:03:52
    2. Modifying Floors 00:03:21
    3. Shaft Openings 00:01:51
    4. Sloped Floors 00:04:19
    5. Practice Create Floors 00:03:40
    6. Practice Balconies 00:04:07
    7. Copy Floors and Cleanup Connections 00:03:57
    8. Practice Shaft Openings 00:05:28
  9. Components
    1. Adding Components 00:04:25
    2. Modifying Components 00:03:05
    3. Practice Lobby Furniture 00:04:14
    4. Practice More Components 00:03:58
  10. Reflected Ceiling
    1. Creating Ceilings 00:03:01
    2. Sketching and Modifying Ceilings 00:02:57
    3. Ceiling Soffits and Fixtures 00:04:10
    4. Practice Reflected Ceiling Plans 00:04:04
    5. Practice Ceilings and Soffits 00:05:43
  11. Roofs
    1. Creating Roofs 00:05:44
    2. Practice Roofs by Footprint 00:03:31
    3. Practice Roof on Poolhouse 00:03:10
    4. Reference Planes and Work Planes 00:03:38
    5. Roofs by Extrusion 00:03:38
    6. Wall and Roof Intersections 00:02:43
    7. Practice Roofs by Extrusion 00:03:01
  12. Vertical Circulation
    1. Standard Stairs 00:03:02
    2. Stair Properties 00:03:45
    3. Custom Stairs 00:02:29
    4. Creating Ramps 00:03:23
    5. Railings 00:03:41
    6. Practice First Floor Stairs 00:03:42
    7. Practice Upper Floor Stairs 00:05:04
    8. Practice Stand-Alone Railings 00:02:46
  13. Construction Documents
    1. Setting Up Sheets 00:03:41
    2. Views on Sheets 00:03:27
    3. Modify Views on Sheets 00:04:18
    4. Practice Construction Documents 00:04:06
    5. Practice Setup-n-Add Views to Sheets 00:03:59
    6. Printing Sheets 00:03:27
  14. Annotations
    1. Dimensions 00:05:22
    2. Modifying Dimensions 00:04:20
    3. Practice Adding Dimensions 00:04:59
    4. Working with Text 00:04:02
    5. Detail Lines and Symbols 00:02:36
    6. Annotate Construction Documents 00:05:01
  15. Conclusion
    1. Conclusion 00:03:04
  16. Credits
    1. About this Author 00:01:25