Systems Concept (glossary)
A mode of description, which explains an aspect of an object in terms of a set of interacting elements. The object can, in principle, be anything: a physical object, a body of work, an idea, or an enterprise. (Created for SEBoK)
This definition was developed for the SEBoK.
For a full discussion of the role and importance of systems concepts in systems engineering see the Concept Definition article.
SEBoK v. 1.9.1 released 16 October 2018