The AUAS/HvA websites use 'cookies'; small files stored on your computer.
Since the new Telecom Act went into effect on 1 June 2012, every website is required by law to inform the user about the nature of the cookies provided, and to request permission for their use. Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences (AUAS) is currently working on meeting this requirement.
The AUAS/HvA websites use the following cookies:
|Installed by||Purpose||Cookie and storage period|
|Google AdWords||Measuring the success of AdWords campaigns for AUAS/HvA Only pages with the Google conversion code are recorded.|
|Google Search||Recording preference settings||
|Google Maps||Google Maps can post cookies to your PC in order to display a route map.||
|Youtube||Recording preference settings for playing a Youtube video on the AUAS/HvA website.||
Our website uses a cookie from the American company Google as part of its Google Analytics service. We use this service in order to monitor how our visitors use our website. Google may provide this information to third parties if Google is legally required to do so or if the third party is responsible for processing the information on the behalf of Google. AUAS/HvA has no influence on such provision. We have not given permission to Google to use the analytics information provided for any other Google services.
The information collected by Google is made as anonymous as possible.Your IP address is explicitly not included in the information provided. The information is stored on Google servers in the United States. Google adheres to the Safe Harbor principles and has joined the American Department of Commerce's Safe Harbor programme. Among other issues, this guarantees a sufficient level of protection for the processing of any personal data present.
The AUAS websites also feature buttons to promote pages or share on the social networks Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. These social media buttons work with cookies provided by third parties (Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and ShareThis). Clicking on these buttons will install the cookies.
These documents are also available as standard PDF file. Downloading or viewing PDF files will not install the cookies.
To enable us to provide you with targeted information and help you choose the right degree programme, we need a few details from you. Personal data are handled and secured with all due care. We only save and use personal data that we receive from you directly or of which we can be certain that you are the party providing them to us. All personal data are handled in accordance with the Dutch Personal Data Protection Act (Wet Bescherming Persoonsgegevens). From one year after our final communication with you about choosing a degree programme, your data will only be used in anonymised form.
You can shut off these cookies via the browser. For instructions, see this explanation at www.allaboutcookies.org.
We retain the right to amend this privacy statement at any time. Any amendments will be published on this website.