Autodesk Revit Architecture 2012 Essentials

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John Wiley & Sons, Mar 31, 2011 - Computers - 384 pages
Get the Essentials on Autodesk's fastest-growing software package!

The new Essentials series from Sybex helps you quickly learn and use Autodesk software. This beautiful, task-based, full-color Autodesk Official Training Guide thoroughly covers the fundamentals of Revit Architecture, teaching readers what they need to become quickly productive with this popular building information modeling (BIM) architectural design software.

By following the book's clear explanations, practical tutorials, and step-by-step exercises, 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. This four-color Essentials guide provides you with the fast and thorough grounding you need in Revit Architecture.

  • Covers Revit Architecture 2012 fundamentals, so you become quickly productive with the software
  • Prepares you for the Revit Architecture Associate and Professional certification exams
  • Uses straightforward explanations and real-world, hands-on exercises and tutorials to teach the software's core features and functions
  • Helps you quickly develop the skills needed throughout a project, whether you're a beginner or a more experienced user brushing up on the basics

Go from concepts to complete construction documents with this essential, full-color guide.


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About the Authors
Introducing Revit and the User Interface
Schematic Design
Walls and Curtain Walls
Floors Roofs and Ceilings
Stairs Ramps and Railings
Adding Families
Modifying Families
Rooms and Color Fill Plans
Details and Annotations
Creating Drawing Sets
Workflow and Other Revit Essentials
Tips Tricks and Troubleshooting
Revit Certification

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