You’ll cover all the essentials of a typical design workflow. Topics include how to best use the interface, creating floor plans, adding walls and curtain walls, generating color fill plans, preparing documentation, as well as annotating, collaborating, and more by providing you with the fast and thorough grounding you need in Revit Architecture.

    Learn Revit Architecture

    Learning Outcomes

    The primary objective of this courseware is to teach students the tools for parametric building design and documentation using AutoDesk Revit. After completing this course,students will be able to:

    • Describe the benefits of Building Information Modelling
    • Use the features of Revit Architecture
    • Use the parametric 3D design tools to design projects
    • Create detailing and drafting views
    • Create construction documentation
    • Create walkthrough animation

    Introduction to Revit

    • Building Information Modeling
    • Interface
    • Working with a Project
    • Navigation between Views

    Basic Drawing and Editing

    • General Drawing Tools
    • Editing Revit Elements
    • Basic Modifying Tools

    Setting up Levels and Grids

    • Creating Levels
    • Importing CAD files
    • Creating Structural Grids
    • Adding Columns

    Drawing and Modifying Walls

    • Creating Exterior Shell
    • Adding Interior Walls

    Doors and Windows

    • Adding Doors and Windows
    • Loading Families
    • Creating Additional Part Sizes

    Curtain Walls

    • Creating Curtain Walls
    • Adding Curtain Grids
    • Working with Curtain Wall Panels
    • Adding Mullions

    Creating Views

    • Duplicating Views
    • Adding Callout Views
    • Creating Elevations
    • Creating Sections


    • Creating Floors
    • Shaft Openings
    • Sloped Floors


    • Adding Components

    Reflected Ceiling Plans

    • Creating Ceilings
    • Soffits
    • Adding Ceiling Fixtures


    • Creating Roofs
    • Roofs by Footprint
    • Reference Planes and Work Planes
    • Roofs by Extrusion

    Vertical Circulation

    • Adding Stairs
    • Creating Ramps
    • Working with Railings


    • Editing Material properties
    • Material Browser/ Painter


    • Exterior Lights
    • Interior Lights


    • Working with Dimensions
    • Working with Text
    • ¬†Adding Detail Lines and Symbols

    Tags and Schedules

    • Adding Tags
    • Rooms and Room Tags
    • Working with Schedules
    • Creating Legends

    Detailing in Revit

    • Setting up Detail Views
    • Creating and Annotating Details
    • Keynoting and Keynote Legends
    • Patterning

    Creating Construction Documents

    • Setting Up Sheets
    • Placing and Modifying View on Sheets
    • Printing Sheets
    • Exporting sheets to DWG format

    Working with Camera


    • Sun settings
    • Shadows

    Walkthrough animation