Fixtures, Fittings, and Furniture

BIM for Architecture, Engineering, and Construction Curriculum

Learning Objectives

After completing this lesson, students will be able to:

  • Understand when to create unique components when suitable component families do not exist.
  • Explore the various techniques for creating custom geometry, including extrusions, blends, revolves, sweeps, and swept blends.
  • Appreciate the value of adapting existing components into custom components.
  • Understand the techniques for creating new parametric families from scratch and loading them into projects.