This Privacy Policy shows how Pearson Deutschland GmbH uses and protects the information you give to Pearson Deutschland GmbH when you visit this website.

Pearson Deutschland GmbH respects the privacy of all users of its site and ensures that the personal information you give us will be treated confidentially. In the event that we ask you to provide certain information by which you can be identified, we assure you that this information is used in accordance with this privacy statement.

Pearson Deutschland GmbH can adjust this policy at any time by updating this page. You should visit this page from time to time to ensure that you are happy with any changes.

This Policy is effective from: March 2015

What we collect

We collect following information:

  • name
  • contact information including email address
  • demografic information like zipcode and interesses

What we do with the information we collect

We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons:

  • Keep internal records.
  • We may use the information to improve our products and services.

Security

We assure you that we make sure that your information is secure. To prevent unauthorized access or disclosure we have created appropriate physical, electronic, and managerial procedures to protect and secure the information we collect online.

What is a cookie?

Cookies are text files containing small amounts of information that are downloaded to your device when you visit a website. Cookies are then sent back to the original site at each subsequent visit, or to another website that recognizes that cookie. Cookies are useful because they ensure that a website recognizes the device of a user.

More information on cookies can be found at:

Cookies have different functions, such as letting you navigate between pages, to remember your preferences and generally improving the user experience efficiently.They can also ensure that advertisements you see online are relevant to you and safeguard your interests.They can also ensure that advertisements you see online are relevant to you and safeguard your interests.

Category 1: strictly necessary cookies

These cookies are necessary to enable you to navigate around the site and its features to use, such as access to secure areas of the website. Without these cookies, services you have requested, such as shopping baskets or e-billing can not be provided.

Category 2: performance cookies

These cookies collect information about how visitors use a website, for example, which pages they visit most and if they get error messages from web pages. These cookies do not collect information that identifies a visitor. All information gathered by these cookies is aggregated and therefore anonymous. It is only used in order to improve a website.

By using our website, you agree that we place these types of cookies on your device.

Category 3: Functionality cookies

These cookies allow the website to memorize choices you make (such as your user name, language or region you are in), and provide you with better, more personalized features. For example, a website can provide you with local weather or traffic information by storing the region in which you are currently located in a cookie. These cookies can also be used to remember the changes you have made to the text, fonts, and other parts of web pages that you can customize. They can also be used for services that you have requested, such as watching a video or commenting on a blog. The information gathered by these cookies are anonymous and can not track your browsing activity on other websites.

By using our website, you agree that we place these types of cookies on your device.

Category 4: targeting cookies or advertising cookies

These cookies are used to show ads more relevant to you and your interests. They are also used to reduce the number of times you see an advertisement to limit and measure effectiveness of the advertising campaign. They are usually placed by advertising networks with the permission of the website operator. They remember that you have visited a website and that information is shared with other organizations, such as advertisers. Often targeting or advertising cookies linked to a website functionality are offered by other organizations.

A list of all the cookies used on this website are listed below by category.

Cookie NameCookie CategoryDescriptionDuration
wordpress_2WordPress cookie for a logged in user.session
wordpress_logged_in_2WordPress cookie for a logged in usersession
wordpress_test_2WordPress cookie for a logged in usersession
wordpress_test_cookie2WordPress test cookiesession
wp-settings-1Wordpress also sets a few wp-settings-[UID] cookies. The number on the end is your individual user ID from the users database table. This is used to customize your view of admin interface, and possibly also the main site interface. 1 year
wp-settings-time-2Wordpress also sets a few wp-settings-{time}-[UID] cookies. The number on the end is your individual user ID from the users database table. This is used to customize your view of admin interface, and possibly also the main site interface. 1 year
PHPSESSID1To identify your unique session on the websitesession
SESS1To ensure that you are recognised when you move from page to page within the site and that any information you have entered is remembered.session
civicAllowCookies1Cookie Control user interface to remember your preference90 days
civicShowCookieIcon1Cookie Control user interface to remember your preference90 days

Links to other websites

Our website may contain links to other websites. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should bear in mind that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we can not be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites that are not covered by this privacy statement. Be careful and read the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.

The information we receive will only be used for the purpose for which they were provided. Data are considered confidential and not disclosed to third parties unless we are required to do so by law.