Privacy Policy

When you visit our site, personal information is collected as follows:

As you browse, we may collect personal information and other data about you from your computer. The various mechanisms used include server logs, proxy logs and cookies.

A cookie is a small text file which has a limited lifetime. Information supplied by cookies helps us understand how people use our site, so that we can analyse the data to give site visitors a better user experience.

We use cookies to:

  • Personalise your visit to our website (as a cookie allows a web server to ‘remember’ visitors on subsequent visits without having to prompt them for information previously supplied. A cookie can also remember courses previously viewed by a site visitor)
  • Provide information to you while you browse
  • Obtain non-identifying information about your demographic group and general interests.

Some of our site pages may ask you to supply personal information to:

  • grant you access to restricted areas of the website
  • enable web-based knowledge sharing with staff or students (e.g. providing web spaces in which groups of individuals interact to pursue mutual goals, such as achieving a collaboratively developed understanding of a complex concept)
  • respond to your enquiries via email
  • provide specifically-requested information to you via email.

You may also choose to provide personal information while completing online surveys, forms or when offering feedback about this website.

[ derived from deakin.edu.au privacy policy August 2018 ]