Privacy Policy

  1. Introduction

1.1  We are committed to safeguarding the privacy of our website visitors; in this policy we explain how we will treat your personal information.

1.2  By using our website and agreeing to this policy, you consent to our use of cookies in accordance with the terms of this policy.

  1. Credit

2.1  This document was created using a template from SEQ Legal (

  1. Collecting personal information

3.1  We may collect, store and use the following kinds of personal information:

(a)   information about your computer and about your visits to and use of this website (including your IP address, geographical location, browser type and version, operating system, referral source, length of visit, page views and website navigation paths);

3.2  Before you disclose to us the personal information of another person, you must obtain that person’s consent to both the disclosure and the processing of that personal information in accordance with this policy.

  1. Using personal information

4.1  Personal information submitted to us through our website will be used for the purposes specified in this policy or on the relevant pages of the website.

4.2  We may use your personal information to:

(a)   administer our website and business;

(b)   personalise our website for you;

4.3  If you submit personal information for publication on our website, we will publish and otherwise use that information in accordance with the licence you grant to us.

4.4  Your privacy settings can be used to limit the publication of your information on our website, and can be adjusted using privacy controls on the website.

4.5  We will not, without your express consent, supply your personal information to any third party for the purpose of their or any other third party’s direct marketing.

  1. Our details

5.1  This website is owned and operated by mapdance.

5.2  We are registered in England and Wales under registration number [number], and our registered office is at [address].

5.3  Our principal place of business is at University of Chichester, College Lane, West Sussex PO19 6PE.

5.4  You can contact us:

(a)   by post, using the postal address given above;

(b)   by email, using the email address published on our website Contact pages.


1.1  Our website uses cookies.

1.2  A cookie is a file containing an identifier (a string of letters and numbers) that is sent by a web server to a web browser and is stored by the browser. The identifier is then sent back to the server each time the browser requests a page from the server.

1.3  Cookies may be either “persistent” cookies or “session” cookies: a persistent cookie will be stored by a web browser and will remain valid until its set expiry date, unless deleted by the user before the expiry date; a session cookie, on the other hand, will expire at the end of the user session, when the web browser is closed.

1.4  Cookies do not typically contain any information that personally identifies a user, but personal information that we store about you may be linked to the information stored in and obtained from cookies.

1.5  We use both session and persistent cookies on our website.

1.6  The names of the cookies that we use on our website, and the purposes for which they are used, are set out below:

(a)   we use Google Analytics to track users as they navigate the website.

1.7  Most browsers allow you to refuse to accept cookies; for example:

(a)   in Internet Explorer (version 11) you can block cookies using the cookie handling override settings available by clicking “Tools”, “Internet Options”, “Privacy” and then “Advanced”;

(b)   in Firefox (version 47) you can block all cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Options”, “Privacy”, selecting “Use custom settings for history” from the drop-down menu, and unticking “Accept cookies from sites”; and

(c)   in Chrome (version 52), you can block all cookies by accessing the “Customise and control” menu, and clicking “Settings”, “Show advanced settings” and “Content settings”, and then selecting “Block sites from setting any data” under the “Cookies” heading.

1.8  Blocking all cookies will have a negative impact upon the usability of many websites.

1.9  If you block cookies, you will not be able to use all the features on our website.

1.10  You can delete cookies already stored on your computer; for example:

(a)   in Internet Explorer (version 11), you must manually delete cookie files (you can find instructions for doing so at;

(b)   in Firefox (version 47), you can delete cookies by clicking “Tools”, “Options” and “Privacy”, then selecting “Use custom settings for history” from the drop-down menu, clicking “Show Cookies”, and then clicking “Remove All Cookies”; and

(c)   in Chrome (version 52), you can delete all cookies by accessing the “Customise and control” menu, and clicking “Settings”, “Show advanced settings” and “Clear browsing data”, and then selecting “Cookies and other site and plug-in data” before clicking “Clear browsing data”.

1.11  Deleting cookies will have a negative impact on the usability of many websites.