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Students will be introduced to the BIM process. The students will learn basic BIM terminology, how a BIM model is created, and discuss the stages of the BIM life cycle. The students will learn the benefits of the BIM process and how using clash detection software helps eliminate costly mistakes on the jobsite that result in lost time and wasted materials. The students will also learn what BIM tools and software are most commonly used in the construction industry along with the application of BIM in construction through computers, tablets, and smartphones. Students will be tested on their knowledge of BIM terminology, different BIM models, and the benefits of using BIM versus traditional prints in the field.