List of active policies

Name Type User consent
DataProtection Site policy All users
Privacy Policy Privacy policy All users
Terms and Conditions Site policy All users
Cookies Site policy All users

Summary

Data Protection and Privacy: what we do with your data

We are fully committed to protecting the rights of individuals to have their personal data collected and stored securely and used for only legitimate and lawful purposes for which their consent has been sought. UCEM complies with the Data Protection Act 1998 and will comply with General Data Protection Regulation 2016 from May 2018 when it becomes part of UK law. To understand the types of records we keep and how your data may be used, please refer to the full details within both the Data Protection and Privacy Policies

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Data Protection Policy

Our Data Protection Policy sets out how UCEM complies with the Data Protection Act 1998 and how it will comply with the GDPR and The Data Protection Act 2018. Our full Data Protection Policy can be found here


Summary

Data Protection and Privacy: what we do with your data

We are fully committed to protecting the rights of individuals to have their personal data collected and stored securely and used for only legitimate and lawful purposes for which their consent has been sought. UCEM complies with the Data Protection Act 1998 and will comply with General Data Protection Regulation 2016 from May 2018 when it becomes part of UK law. To understand the types of records we keep and how your data may be used, please refer to the full details within both the Data Protection and Privacy Policies.

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Privacy Policy

Our Privacy Policy sets out the type of information we collect and how it is used. Our full Privacy Policy can be found here.

UCEM VLE is hosted by Moodlerooms and Blackboard. Moodlerooms uses cookies that are required to provide the necessary functionalities to you. To learn more about the use of cookies and how Blackboard uses personal information on behalf of your institution, please read Blackboard’s Privacy Statement http://www.blackboard.com/footer/privacy-policy.html.


Summary

Terms and conditions of contract

We aim to ensure that everything runs smoothly and that at all stages you understand how we will work with you.

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Our Terms and conditions of contract can be found here.

The model cancellation form referred to in the Terms and Conditions of Contract can be found here.

If you are studying as part of an apprenticeship programme then your Terms and conditions of contract can be found here.

UCEM uses Blackboard.com which by accepting these terms and conditions you are also agreeing to Blackboard's terms of use, found here.


Summary

Website cookies

Cookies on this site

To make full use of some of the features on this website, your web browser will need to accept cookies.

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This page lists the cookies which may be sent to your browser by this site and what we use each cookie for. Please bear in mind that if you disable cookies in your browser, certain features of this website cannot be provided to you.

Cookies used on this site

Below is a list of the main cookies used by this site and what each is used for:

Cookie Name

What we use them for

accessibility Used to remember if you have enabled the accessibility stylesheet of the website or not.
blogpopup Used to remember if you have interacted with our blog signup popup form, so it does not repeatedly appear after appearing once.
cookie_policy_accepted Used to remember if you have already responded to the message notifying you that cookies are used on this website.
ucemcampaign Used to remember your Google Analytics Campaign tracking value, for use with additional tracking with outbound links.
ucemcontent Used to remember your Google Analytics Ad Content tracking value, for use with additional tracking with outbound links.
ucemmedium Used to remember your Google Analytics Medium tracking value, for use with additional tracking with outbound links.
ucemsource Used to remember your Google Analytics Source tracking value, for use with additional tracking with outbound links.

Third-party cookies

Whilst using this site, we may from time-to-time use content from other external sites, for example a video from YouTube or a map from Google. We may also provide you with the opportunity to share information with others using social networks such as Facebook.

As a result, you may be sent cookies from these other websites. This site does not control these cookies. Please check these third-party websites for more information about the cookies they use.

Third party cookies used on this site include:

Cookie Name

What their cookies are used for

Google Analytics

Google Analytics is a web analysis service provided by Google. Google utilises the data collected to track and examine the use of www.ucem.ac.uk, to prepare reports on its activities and share them with other Google services.

Google may use the data collected to contextualise and personalise the ads of its own advertising network.

Google’s privacy policy: http://www.google.co.uk/intl/en/policies/privacy/

YouTube

Google set a number of cookies on any page that includes a Youtube video. While we have no control over the cookies set by Google, they appear to include a mixture of pieces of information used  to measure the number and behaviour of Youtube users – including information that links your visits to our website with your Google account if you are signed in to one.

Information about your use of our website, including your IP address, may be transmitted to Google and stored on servers in the United States. This cookie does not identify you personally unless you are logged into Google, in which case it is linked to your Google account.

Google’s privacy policy: http://www.google.co.uk/intl/en/policies/privacy/

More information about cookies

If you wish to learn more about cookies, please visit www.aboutcookies.org