Kyle and Adrienresizene have both recommended the following book as an useful guide to curriculum revision. Based on many years experience in workshops on curriculum change and research into curriculum revision efforts, the authors describe 50 potholes many institutions hit on the road to curriculum reform. Here’s the link:

 

Revising General Education and Avoiding the Potholes: A Guide for Curricular Change

It’s an interesting read, if you’re so inclined. An excerpt of the book, including some of the potholes, is here:

Gen Ed Potholes Excerpt