In this course students will learn the history of the Moorish Empire in Europe. Students will also be taught that the Moors controlled the spice trade between the 700s and 1300s. Finally, students will learn that the Europeans came to world power by defeating the Moors.
Formerly this course, taught how to increase vocabulary by learning the meanings of prefixes, suffixes, and root words. Although, Etymology is derived from the Greek words “etym” meaning history/origin and “log” meaning word the course taught the origin of words from a cultural (Moorish) perspective. Moreover, students learned how to study words in their original historical context.