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Architecture, Environment & HousingDigital Building Design

Strategic Application of Building Information Modeling (BIM) in Architecture and Project Management

Course Code
Application Code
Study mode
Start Date
To be advised
Next intake(s)
05-2018 (to be confirmed)
4 months
English supplemented with Cantonese
Course Fee
HK$5,560 per programme
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Deadline on 14 May 2017 (Sun)

Building Information Modeling (BIM) has become the must-know vocabulary within the construction industry. This course will equip participants with the necessary knowledge and skills of BIM application.

The focus of the course will be on the strategic and managerial side of this tool.

This course is suitable for professionals who will have a need in planning, overseeing or managing a multi-discipline BIM team in their daily job.

  • The course will be conducted in means of lectures, case studies and group exercises.

1.   Introduction

  • Introduction of BIM in general
  • Implementation of BIM in different work stages
  • Common BIM software in market and their pros & cons
  • Roles and scopes of different disciplines

2.   Applications

  • Basic modeling in Autodesk Revit Architecture
  • Preparing construction documentation

3.   Management

  • Current trend of BIM in Hong Kong
  • Promoting BIM in office / to clients
  • BIM specifications
  • Managing teams in BIM
  • Project planning with BIM
  • Procurement for BIM
  • 4D/5D BIM


Applicants will receive a confirmation email 3 days or earlier before the course start date.

Application Code 1485-5499NW -

Days / Time
  • Thursday, 6:30pm - 8:30pm / 6:30pm - 9:30pm
  • 17 meeting(s)
  • 2 to 3 hours per meeting
Venue Tutor
  • Mr. Paul MUI, BA(AS)(Hons) HKU, AA Dipl, ARB, RIBA, HKIA

Date (Thu)


18 May 2017

6:30 – 8:30pm (2 hours)



25 May 2017

1 June 2017

8 June 2017 (***No class***)

15 June 2017

22 June 2017

29 June 2017

6 July 2017

13 July 2017

6:30 – 9:30pm (3 hours)

20 July 2017

6:30 – 8:30pm (2 hours)


27 July 2017

3 August 2017

10 August 2017

17 August 2017

24 August 2017

31 August 2017

7 September 2017
14 September 2017 6:30 – 9:30pm (3 hours)

Applicants should be 18 years old or above

Course Fee
  • Course Fee : HK$5,560 per programme

Application Form Download Application Form

Enrolment Method

We provide online application and payment service for students to make enrolment via the Internet. Enrolment will be confirmed once students have made the payment online by using either PPS or credit card.

For first-come, first-served courses:
  1. Complete the online application form
    Click the "Apply Now" button on the top right hand corner of the course webpage to make online application. Follow the instructions to fill-in the online application form.
  2. Make Online Payment
    Pay the course fees by either using

    PPS via Internet - You will need a PPS account and a PPS Internet password. For information on how to open a PPS account and how to set up a PPS Internet password, please visit

    Credit Card Online Payment - Course fees can be paid by VISA or MasterCard via a secure online payment gateway for all first-come, first-served courses.

For award-bearing programmes:

Selected award-bearing programmes also provide online enrolment and payment service for its students.

If your programme accepts online enrolment and payment, a re-enrolment icon will be shown on the course webpage. Click the icon and follow the instructions to perform online enrolment and payment. You will receive relevant information from the programme team nearer the time of enrolment.

You may click here directly to access the online enrolment and payment service.

Please note the followings:

  1. Admission is on a first-come, first-served basis. Enrolment will be confirmed once you have made the payment online. You will receive a payment confirmation after payment has been made successfully. You are advised to keep your payment confirmation for future enquiries.
  2. Fees paid are not refundable except as statutorily provided or under very exceptional circumstances.
  3. To make an application online, you will need a computer with connection to the Internet and a web browser with JavaScript enabled. Internet Explorer 5.01 or above is recommended as the web browser.


The School provides a platform for online services for a selected range of products it offers. While every effort is made to ensure timeliness and accuracy of information contained in this website, such information and materials are provided "as is" without express or implied warranty of any kind. In particular, no warranty or assurance regarding non-infringement, security, accuracy, fitness for a purpose or freedom from computer viruses is given in connection with such information and materials.

The School (and its respective employees and subsidiaries) is not liable for any loss or damage in connection with any online payments made by you by reason of (i) any failure, delay, interruption, suspension or restriction of the transmission of any information or message from any payment gateways of the relevant banks and/or third party merchants for processing credit/debit/smart card or other payment facilitation mechanism; (ii) any negligence, mistake, error in or omission from any information or message transmitted from the said payment gateways; (iii) any breakdown, malfunction or failure of those gateways in effecting online payment service or (iv) anything arisen out of or in connection with the said payment gateways, including but not limited to unauthorised access to or alternation of the transmission of data or any unlawful act not permitted by the law.

Payment Method
1. Cash or EPS

Course fees can be paid by cash or EPS at any HKU SPACE enrolment counters.

2. Cheque or bank draft

Course fees can also be paid by crossed cheque or bank draft made payable to “HKU SPACE”. Please specify theprogramme title(s) for application and applicant’s name. You may either:

  • bring the completed form(s), together with the appropriate course or application fees in the form of a cheque, and any required supporting documents to any of the HKU SPACE enrolment centres;
  • or mail the above documents to any of the HKU SPACE enrolment centres, specifying “Course Application” on the envelope. HKU SPACE will not be responsible for any loss of payment sent by mail.
3. VISA/MasterCard

Applicants may also pay the course fee by VISA or MasterCard, including the “HKU SPACE MasterCard”, at anyHKU SPACE enrolment centres. Holders of the HKU SPACE MasterCard can enjoy a 10-month interest-freeinstalment period for courses with a tuition fee worth a minimum of HK$2,000; however, the course applicant must also be the cardholder himself/herself. For enquiries, please contact our staff at any enrolment centres.

4. Online payment

The course fees of all open admission courses (course enrolled on first come, first served basis) and selected award-bearing programmes can be settled by using PPS via the Internet. Applicants may also pay the relevant course fees by VISA or MasterCard online. Please refer to the Online Services page on the School website.


  1. For general and short courses, applicants may be required to pay the course fee in cash or by EPS, Visa or MasterCard if the course is to start shortly.

  2. Fees paid are not refundable except under very exceptional circumstances (e.g. course cancellation due to insufficient enrolment), subject to the School’s discretion. In exceptional cases where a refund is approved, fees paid by cash, EPS, cheque or PPS (for online payment only) will normally be reimbursed by a cheque, and fees paid by credit card will normally be reimbursed to the payment cardholder’s credit card account.

  3. In addition to the published fees, there may be additional costs associated with individual programmes. Please refer to the relevant course brochures or direct any enquiries to the relevant programme team for details.
  4. Fees and places on courses cannot be transferred from one applicant to another. Once accepted onto a course, the student may not change to another course without approval from HKU SPACE. A processing fee of HK$120 will be levied on approved transfers.
  5. Receipts will be issued for fees paid but HKU SPACE will not be responsible for any loss of receipt sent by mail.
  6. For additional copies of receipts, please send a stamped, self-addressed envelope with a completed form and a crossed cheque for HK$30 per copy made payable to ‘HKU SPACE’. Such copies will only normally be issued at the end of a course.
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