1. ↑ component. The three strands of Technology in the NZC (Technological Practice, Technological Knowledge, and Nature of Technology) – together with the six specialist knowledge and skills strands for levels 6, 7, and 8) – support the development of students’ technological literacy. Each of these strands is broken down into smaller groupings (or substrands) called “components”. For […]
2. ↑ reliability. In technological systems, reliability refers to a system’s ability to perform consistently and maintain its expected functions when operated within a specified manner.