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Physics Department Sponsored DeCal Courses Print E-mail

The DeCal Program (DeCal) is a student-run program at UC Berkeley, where students create and facilitate their own classes on a variety of subjects under the sponsorship of an academic department on campus. Detailed information about this program can be found at:

To learn how to propose and start a course visit

The Physics Department supports the DeCal program and encourages student participation. These are the guidelines for students interested in requesting sponsorship for physics-related courses:

1. Physics Department Deadline
All completed proposals are due in the Department exactly one month before the official Academic Senate deadline every semester. Late submissions and incomplete applications will not be considered. No exceptions.

2. For Department Chair approval, all completed forms must first be submitted to:

Claudia Trujillo
368 LeConte Hall

Do not submit forms directly to the Chair's Office

3. Forms are available at:

4. This additional Physics Departent form is required: Physics.DeCalREQForm.pdf
Proposals without this form will not be considered.