Collection And Use Of Personal Information
AKM or a designated service provider collects personal information that you voluntarily provide on this Web site, on third-party websites and applications when subscribing to the AKM online campus or Learning Management System, which may include your name, address, e-mail address, credit card number, billing information, etc. For example, AKM or a designated service provider collects personal information when you register on this Website, request certain AKM services or products.
What is a cookie?
A cookie is a small text file that stores Internet settings. Almost every website uses cookie technology. The cookie is downloaded by your Internet browser the first time you visit a website. The next time you visit this website with the same terminal device, the cookie and the information in it are either sent back to the originating website (first-party cookie) or to another website to which it belongs (third-party cookie). By that, the website can detect that it has already been opened using this browser, and in some cases it will then vary the content it shows. Some cookies are extremely useful as they are able to improve the user experience when you return to a website that you have already visited several times before. Provided you are using the same device and the same browser as on previous visits, cookies remember features such as your preferences when you use a page and adapt what is offered so that it better suits your personal interests and requirements. Cookies can be divided into four categories* according to their function and purpose: strictly necessary cookies, performance cookies, functional cookies and cookies for marketing purposes.
Cookies exempt from consent on this website
Cookies subject to consent on this website
Managing and deleting cookies
We provide the above button as a convenient means for you to reject or accept cookies subject to consent. You can also block and delete cookies by changing your browser settings. In order to manage cookies, most browsers allow you to accept or reject cookies or only accept certain types of cookies. You will find the procedure for managing and deleting cookies in the help function integrated in your browser.
If you restrict the deployment of cookies in any way, you will not be able to use all the interactive functions on our website.
Disclosure Of Personal Information And Other Information
AKM may also disclose your personal and other information to unaffiliated third parties if we believe in good faith that such disclosure is necessary: (a) to comply with the law or in response to a court order, or other legal process, (b) to protect the interests, rights, safety, or property of AKM or others; (c) to enforce any terms of service on this Website; (d) to provide you and other users of this Website with the services or products requested by you and/or the other users (including allowing a purchaser of AKM or a AKM division to continue to serve you), and to perform other activities related to such services and products, including billing and collection; (e) to provide you with special offers or promotions from AKM that may be of interest to you; or (f) to operate AKM’s systems properly.
The collection, further use, and/or disclosure of your information by Third-Party Providers or by other third parties is not the responsibility of AKM. Rather, such collection, use, and/or disclosure is governed by the third parties’ privacy policies.
Accuracy And Security Of Personal Information
Any personal information you provide to AKM is kept on secure servers. AKM uses reasonable administrative, technical, personnel, and physical measures (a) to safeguard personal information against loss, theft, unauthorized use, disclosure, or modification; and (b) to ensure the integrity of the personal information. To help us protect your privacy, you should maintain the secrecy of the logon ID and password you may have set up in connection with your participation in this Website’s service.
Accessing And Updating Your Personal Information
Transfer Of Personal Information To Other Countries
Links To Third-Party Websites
AKM may provide links to third-party websites, including social networking websites. Since we do not control third-party sites and are not responsible for any information you may provide while on such sites, we encourage you to read the privacy policies on those websites before providing any of your information on such sites.