Autodesk Revit Architecture 2011 for Architects & Designers
textbook focuses on the revolutionary Revit Architectural technology for building designs. As a comprehensive textbook, it aims at harnessing the power of Autodesk Revit for the use of Architects, Interior Designers, and Construction professionals. The parametric nature of Revit Architecture 2011 simplifies everything from concepts to documentation, including schedules and details. The examples and illustrations given in the textbook help you understand this parametric behavior in an easy way.
The author has completely updated and revised this edition to the new interface of Autodesk Revit Architecture and the features such as Conceptual Massing, Color Schemes, Shape Editing Tools for Slabs, Roofs and Floors, exporting & importing drawings to 3ds Max and Max Design, Solar Studies, file linking have been explained in detail. Additionally, some other features Basic Building Components, Site Features, Massing, Annotations, Schedules, Cost Estimation, Rendering, and Walkthrough have also been explained in detail. The text is supported by practical examples, tutorials, and exercises to clarify each concept. Written with the tutorial point of view and the learn-by-doing theme, the textbook is ideally suited for learning at your convenience and your pace.
Salient Features of the TextbookConsists of 16 chapters that are arranged in a pedagogical sequenceConsists of 752 pages, hundreds of illustrations, and a comprehensive coverage of Revit Architecture 2011 concepts and toolsReal-world projects and examples focusing on industry experienceStep-by-step examples that guide the users through the learning processIncludes changes and enhancements specific to Revit Architecture 2011Effectively communicates the utility of Revit Architecture
Free Teaching and Learning ResourcesTechnical support by contacting firstname.lastname@example.orgCustomizable PowerPoint Presentations of every chapter (For faculty only)Drawing files of all illustrations, examples, and exercises Instructor's Guide with solution to all review questions and instructions to create the models for exercises (For faculty only)
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