Science provides an understanding of all natural phenomena, while technology utilizes them for human benefit. In today’s world, students should be aware of the meaning and methods of science and technology, and how they shape the world around us. Courses in this area aim to acquaint students with scientific thought, observation, and experimentation so as to appreciate the impact of science and technology on the planet and human life. These courses will also help promote students’ interest, competence, and commitment to continued learning about contemporary science and technology. Upon completion of these courses, students are expected to understand the sequential nature of science and technology, to recognize and appreciate scientific or technological developments, to develop scientific thinking and methods for solving problems in our daily life, and to understand and communicate how technology facilitates the process of discovery in science and related disciplines.