Privacy and cookies

Privacy and Cookies
Where we collect information about you, including personally identifiable information, it is in order to serve you better, or is necessary to accomplish the service you are requesting. When you visit the South Downs College website, we place a text file called a “cookie” in the browser directory of your computer’s hard drive. A cookie is a small piece of information that a website can store on your web browser and later retrieve. The cookie cannot be read by any website other than the one that set up the cookie.

Cookies enable this website to recognise the information you have consented to give to this website, and help us determine what portions of this website are most appropriate for your professional needs. As a result, cookies will allow you to receive appropriate content. Cookies passed to your browser do not compromise your security by storing or passing passwords, email address or detailed information.

If you wish to restrict or block the cookies which are set by the South Downs College website, or indeed any other website, you can do this through your browser settings. The Help function within your browser should tell you how. Please be aware that restricting cookies may impact on the functionality of the South Downs College website as cookies are used for various

Third Party Cookies
South Downs College uses Google Analytics, a website analytics service provided by Google inc. Google Analytics sets a cookie in order to evaluate how you use our website, and compile reports for us on how the South Downs College website is used. Google may also transfer this information to third parties where required to do so by law, or where such third parties process the information on Google’s behalf. Google will not associate your IP address with any other data held by Google. By using the South Downs College website you consent to the processing of data about you by Google in the manner and for the purposes set out above.

Cookies set by Third Party sites
South Downs College sometimes embeds content from websites such as YouTube, twitter or sharethis. As a result, when you visit a page with content embedded from you may be presented with cookies from these websites. South Downs College does not control the dissemination of these cookies. Please check the relevant third party website for more information about these.   

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