Lesson 1: Reference Planes

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Introduction

In this opening lesson to this project, students will learn to utilize reference planes to control model geometry. Students will apply "parameters" to dimensions to make the model modifyable in a BIM model.

Lesson Time

Reference Planes
1 Hour

Industries / Subjects / Grades

Industries / Pathways
  • Engineering & Architecture Engineering & Architecture
    • Architectural Design
    • Engineering Design
    • Engineering Technology
Grade Levels
  • 9
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • Adult

Reference Planes

Standards

California English Common Core Standards (2)
California's 2008 CTE Standards (3)

Related Instructional Objectives (SWBAT...)

  • Students will be able to create reference planes for the purpose of controlling geometry in a Revit Family
  • Students will be able to add size parameters to their reference planes
  • Students will be able to "flex" the reference planes as a way of checking the function of the reference planes.

Program Information and Grade Levels

Industries / Pathways
  • Engineering & Architecture Engineering & Architecture
    • Architectural Design
    • Engineering Design
    • Engineering Technology
Grade Levels
  • 9
  • 10
  • 11
  • 12
  • Adult

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