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Education Courses Hunting guns and ballistics

Hunting guns and ballistics

Language
English
Nature
optional B
Method of evaluation
semi-final examination
Year in the curriculum
3
Semester in the curriculum
2
Credits
2+1
Lectures
14
Practical lessons
8
Allow for
  • Vet EN

Course description

Prerequisite: Wildlife zoology

Responsible teacher: Dr. Miklós Marosán

Practical an theoretic ballistical knowledge , which is necessary for advanced hunting qualification.

Lectures theme

 

Topics

1.

Legal and administrational knowledge on hunting guns and ballistics I.

2.

Legal and administrational knowledge on hunting guns and ballistics II.

3.

How to prevent accidents during owning and using hunting guns.

4.

The history of guns used for hunting

5.

Groups of guns used for hunting

6.

The structure of shotguns

7.

Operation and usage of shotguns.

8.

Ballistics of shotguns and the buckshot.

9.

The structure of ball-weapons

10.

How ball-weapons work and how they are used

11.

The ballistics of ball-weapons and ball ammunition

12.

Stubby arms, their ballistics and their ammunition

13.

Knowledge on gunnery targets for veterinarians

14.

Accessories and maintenance of guns

15.

Structure and usage of bows and arrows for hunting

Exam information

writing test and practical exam