CRLC Resources for Faculty

A collection of resources for faculty engaged in comprehensive curricular revision

This site will continue to be updated with additional resources as departments continue to update their curriculum. Please check back frequently, as we will continue to add resources and will update the Frequently Asked Questions page.

Reference Chart for Instructional Time and Credits

A tool for understanding the relationships between semester credits, instructional time, and supplemental work. (updated 09/10/21)

Additional Resources for Curricular Revision

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These additional resources should be available without login required.

Read an article from The Chronicle of Higher Education that addresses issues of curricular complexity.

Framework for Comprehensive Curricular Revisions 2021-2023

This document contains advice for departments engaged in comprehensive curricular revision. It was released in May 2021, and small clarifications/updates were added in October 2021 (noted in red). Our site will continue to be updated with additional materials that may help inform departments' work.

Schools' Curriculum Websites or Contacts

Learn more about the curriculum process for your school, and any updates from the Curriculum Committee, at the following websites or by reaching out to the Curriculum Committee Chairs. 

School of Music:  School of Music's Curriculum Committee

School of H&S:  School of Humanities and Sciences' Curriculum Committee

School of HSHP: Contact one of the following individuals.

Park School of Communications: Contact one of the following individuals.

School of Business: Contact Dawn Kline (Associate Dean) at dkline@ithaca.edu