Cookies are small snippets of data a website may store on your computer to record basic information, such as visitor preferences. Cookies are used to track usage patterns, traffic trends, and visitor behavior. They are also sometimes used by online applications to improve user functionality.
Collection and use of technical information
Cookies may be used by the DCU Language Services website to collect non-personal information about how visitors use our website or to remember display preferences. Temporary session cookies may also be used in some areas to enable specific functionality. Session cookies are deleted once you close your browser session.
Occasionally for the purposes of DCU online services we must pass some cookie information to third parties. These cookies may persist after your browser session has ended. This information will not include any of your personal data or information from which you will be readily identifiable. This information may be used for evaluating your use of the website, compiling reports on website activity for DCU and providing other services relating to website activity and internet usage. It is stored and used in the aggregate only and is not used to obtain personal data or to contact you personally, but instead to improve website services. DCU actively seeks to preserve user privacy in any interaction with third parties.
Some areas within the DCU website use online data entry forms to collect personal information from web visitors who choose to identify themselves for the purpose of transacting e-commerce or receiving products, services, or information. Areas within DCU that collect data of any type are required to abide by our Privacy Statement. We request no more information than is required to fulfill the purpose for which the information is being collected.
Technical details in connection with visits to this website may be logged by the University’s internet service provider for accounting and auditing purposes. This technical information will be used only for statistical and other administrative purposes. You should note that technical details, which the University cannot associate with any identifiable individual, do not constitute `personal data’ for the purposes of the Data Protection Act 1988 and Data Protection (Amendment) Act 2003
The following cookies may be set on your computer or device
|cookie_notice_accepted||Essential||Tracks whether user has accepted the cookie notice.||1 month|
|wordpress_test_cookie||Functional||This cookie is set when you navigate to a login or password potected page. The cookie is used to check whether your web browser is set to allow, or reject cookies.||When browser closes|
|This cookie is set when a user logs in to a password protected page to keep them logged in.|
|Google Analytics _ga, _gat, _gid, _utma, _utmb, _utmc, _utmz|
Analytics and Performance
Up to 2 years
|Zopim __zlcmid, __zprivacy, __zlcstore, __zlcid, zte2095, AWSALB|
Up to 1 year
|Google Recaptcha NID|
Up to 20 years
Online Policy Only
Terms and Conditions
Please also visit our Terms and Conditions section establishing the use, disclaimers, and limitations of liability governing the use of our website. www.english.dcu.ie/terms
Date: 25th May 2018