Constraint


The external limitations or restrictions on the technological practice[1], including such things as available resources[2] (materials, ingredients, software, components, etc), budget, classroom equipment, time, codes of practice, etc.

Terms definitions
1. technological practice. The incremental practices involved in creating a technological outcome: including identifying needs or opportunities, exploring, defining and developing potential outcomes, and modelling, evaluating, and testing to ensure resulting outcomes are fit for purpose. Related Articles: Glossary: Compound logical operatorGlossary: Compound operator« Back to Glossary Index
2. resources. Something (raw materials, time, personnel, information) used to help achieve an objective. Related Articles: Glossary: Compound logical operatorGlossary: Compound operator« Back to Glossary Index