Haldane Honor Roll Criteria
Principal's List: 95-100
High Honor Roll: 90-94
Honor Roll: 85-89
- Duchess Community College
- University of Albany (University in the High School) College Courses
- Syracuse University College Course
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In this course you’ll discover the unique ways to analyze blood; how to deconstruct organic and inorganic evidence; the many uses of DNA; drug chemistry and toxicology; how to compare fibers, paints, glass, and soil; and much more.
Lab assignments are techniques in forensic investigation, including identifying food dyes by paper chromatography, classifying carbohydrates, and performing qualitative tests for amino acids, proteins, and other chemicals.
Being a fan of “CSI” is not a requirement; being a motivated student with Internet access is.