Hello! Welcome to the SP22 semester of InnoD DeCals! This document is meant to be a place to find important dates and informal guidance on teaching.

Contact Information

InnoD Education Coordinator: Lalyn Yu | lalynyu@berkeley.edu | (612) 817 - 5221

Intro & GDP Faculty Sponsor: Eric Paulos | paulos@berkeley.edu

Photo Faculty Sponsor: Dr. Emily West | emilycc@berkeley.edu

Important Dates

Beginning of the Semester

  1. Infosession: Tuesday, January 25th, 2022 6:30PM PT
    1. Zoom meeting live-streamed to YouTube; DeFacs are required to attend the infosession (i.e. join the Zoom meeting)
    2. DeCal apps will be RELEASED after the infosession
  2. DeCal apps DUE: Friday, January 28th, 2022 11:59PM PT
  3. Deliberations: Saturday, January 29-30, 2022
  4. First class: Wednesday, February 2nd, 2022 6:30-8:30PM

Spring break: March 21st - March 25th

Final grading deadline: [TB

Getting Into the Semester


Things to consider when reading applications:

  1. Does the student demonstrate genuine interest in design/photography?
  2. Will the student reasonably learn from taking the class (i.e. are they already a pro at photography/PS/AI?)