London Film School Privacy Policy

Data Protection & Privacy at the London Film School

The London Film School is subject to the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The policies below explain when and why the London Film School (“LFS”, “we”, “our”, “us”) collects personal information about you and how it is processed. We aim to be clear about data collection, storage, usage and your rights and to assure you that we would not use your data in a way you would not want or expect us to. Please familiarise yourself with any of the privacy policies that apply to you. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us by emailing my.data@lfs.org.uk.

Individual Rights

Under GDPR you have a series of individual rights. Most of these rights are covered in the various policies.

Right to Be Informed

You have the right to be informed when and why we collect personal information and how it is processed. You also have the right to be informed about data storage, access, sharing, and retention. All of these areas are covered in the various policies linked above.

Right to Access

Your right to access is covered in the various policies linked above.

Right to Rectification

Your right to rectification is covered in the various policies linked above, usually in a section called ‘Updating Your Data’.

Right to Erasure

Your right to erasure is covered in the various policies linked above.

Right to Restrict Processing

Your right to restrict processing is covered in the various policies linked above.

Right to Data Portability

You have the right to reuse data held by us for your own purposes (for example when applying to study at another higher education provider). This right allows you to move or copy any of your personal data provided to us to somewhere else in a secure way. If you want to exercise this right, please email my.data@lfs.org.uk.

Right to Object

Your right to object is covered in the various policies linked above.

Rights in Relation to Automated Decision Making and Profiling 

Your right to in relation to automated decision making and profiling are covered in the various policies linked above.

Cookies

Cookies are small text files which are placed on your computer’s hard drive to help us monitor the use of our website and provide access to certain features. A cookie does not identify the individual only the computer used. Cookies enable the provision of a better experience of the School website. LFS uses cookies to track user behaviour, improve navigation. We do not use cookies which have a high impact on your privacy and will regularly review the use of cookies on our site to protect your privacy. In common with many organisations, LFS uses ‘Google Analytics’ a web analytics service provided by Google Inc. to enable the School to analyse how our website is used. This means that information about the use of our website may be transmitted to Google Inc. Users of the most popular web browsers can install a browser add-on which prevents information being transferred to Google, see: http://tools.google.com/dlpage/gaoptout