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Ottawa, ON
Canada K2G 1V8

Building Information Modeling - Lifecycle Management (Graduate Certificate)

Program Information
Faculty: Angonquin Centre for Construction Excellence
Degree: Certificate
Field of Study: Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician
Description This one-year Ontario College Graduate Certificate prepares students to manage data, processes and deliverables from a life cycle perspective within the architecture/ engineering/construction/owner/operator (A/E/C/O/O) industry. Students focus on data-centric methods of practice in this innovative and evolving field in the context of regional, national and international developments. Utilizing a hands-on approach, students merge theoretical study with applied practice to develop a specialization in current BIM management techniques that support improvements in productivity across the construction and facilities industries. Students develop knowledge and skills using emerging technology coupled with industry standards to achieve competency in workflow management, information exchange, collaboration and coordination, and compliance with legal requirements, quality standards and operational needs. By leveraging existing experience with the tools and techniques for model creation, the program emphasizes the function and role of BIM principles, processes and operational requirements needed for effective and efficient life cycle management practices.
Website: Building Information Modeling - Lifecycle Management (Graduate Certificate) at Algonquin College - Graduate Programs
Length: 1 Year(s)
Cost per year:
Test Scores:
  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 90]

Applicants with International transcripts must provide proof of the subject specific requirements noted above along with proof of either: IELTS -International English Language Testing Service-Overall band of 6.5 with a minimum of 6.0 in each band; OR TOEFL-Internet-based (iBT)-overall 90, with the minimum in each component: Reading 22; Listening 22; Speaking 22; Writing 24.

Additional Admission Requirements:
    Ontario College Diploma, Ontario College Advanced Diploma or Degree in a related building construction industry; OR A diploma (in a non-related building construction field) with 3 years working experience in a Building Construction industry. These applicants will be assessed individually and will be required to complete an Eligibility Package.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Last Updated: December 25, 2018