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2019-2020 Graduate Academic Catalog 
2019-2020 Graduate Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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CM 7050 - Construction Data and Information Management

3 lecture hours 0 lab hours 3 credits
Course Description
Comprehensive introduction to the principles and techniques of information systems and data communication within the construction industry; data transmissions and network-based technologies employed in the design, implementation, and management of construction communication networks; Building Information Modeling; advanced computer and information systems applied in the construction industry; mobile and cloud systems; imaging; independent projects; research. (prereq: graduate standing)
Course Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
  • Understand the increased importance of data and information management techniques in construction management practices and the basic concepts and theories concerning the use of information technology
  • Apply the knowledge and skills to critically evaluate alternative approaches for using information technology for construction management
  • Use hands-on experience in the use of a well-known and widely used information technologies

Prerequisites by Topic
  • Construction project management
  • Building information modeling

Course Topics
  • Interoperability
  • IT for construction
  • IT for facility management
  • Building Information Modeling (BIM)
  • Integrated Project Delivery (IPD)

Dr. Blake Wentz

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