Effective from: May 25, 2018
- Informetica Learning Management System
- SIMS Content Management System
- Sencia Track Data Management System
- DocShare Secure Document Storage System
- MySmartGift Gift Card and Loyalty Card System
What Are Cookies?
Cookies are small data packets that are downloaded to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the originating website on each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognises that cookie. Cookies are useful because they allow a website to recognise a user’s device. Cookies cannot access, read, or modify any other data on your device. One common example of a cookie is when a browser saves username and password information for future logins. Useful information about the technical aspects of cookies can be found at: www.allaboutcookies.org.
|Type of Cookie||Purpose|
|1. Essential Cookies||These cookies are necessary to enable navigation around our websites and use their features. Without these cookies, services cannot be provided.|
||Sencia's Informetica Learning Management System, uses session cookies that grant access to secure areas. These cookies expire as soon as the browser is closed.|
||Our websites use single session cookies to report any errors encountered on the website during your use. These cookies expire as soon as the browser is closed. The information these cookies collect is anonymous, however, each cookie has a unique ID that can be associated to a log flie. The log files contain basic information about the browser used in addition to data submitted by any forms you fill out on the website (e.g. the form on the Contact Us page) is stored in a log file for 60 days and then automatically deleted.|
||Sencia's Informetica Learning Management System, uses persistent cookies that store your username upon log in. These cookies expire after 30 days|
|2. Non-Essential Cookies||These cookies can be disabled, but note that some of our services may not function properly if you disable all cookies for our websites or SaaS offerings.|
||Some of our websites use Google Analytics to aggregate information about user activities and performance. This helps us analyze, improve, and research how our products and services are used and what type of devices you use to access them. The information we receive from Google Analystics anonymizes your IP address so that no personal data is collected.|
These cookies allow our websites and SaaS offerings to enable 3rd party content, when applicable. Note that third parties may set a cookie or other tracking technologies that are governed by the privacy policies of the individual companies. Please read their privacy statements and cookie policies to understand how they use your information.
Individuals can change how a browser interacts with cookies. For more information consult the help section of the browser you are using or do a web search the cookie settings for your browser. In some browsers you can set your cookie preferences for each site meaning that you can disable cookies in general but allow them for websites that you trust.
You can opt out of cookies from Google Analytics using the Google Analytics opt-out browser setting add-on.
Note that some of our services may not function properly if you disable all cookies for our websites or SaaS offerings.
Continued use of our products and services shall constitute your acknowledgement and acceptance of such changes.
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