The Early Start Discovery Space is an innovative and interactive space where play and study connect, and its success relies on observing, studying and sharing with others the way its visitors experience the exhibits. The Discovery Space will be using the latest technology to capture visitors’ experiences and share them with other children and educational professionals throughout Australia and the world, which requires effective frameworks to manage the flow of data, images and personal information.
The Discovery Space is bound by NSW Privacy laws, which place obligations on the way that it handles an individual’s personal information which may be collected when you visit or interact with The Discovery Space or this website.
Information on Collection, Use, and Sharing
The Discovery Space will only have access to/collect information that you voluntarily give us either via this website (e.g via email) or by other contact with you.
We will not share your information with any third party outside UOW, unless you have provided your consent for us to do so or if it is required under law.
When you visit The Discovery Space, we may be recording visitors’ experiences, and visitors will be generating their own interactive experiences. The Discovery Space has developed situation based Privacy Protocols that outline how it will manage any personal information captured and shared, including how it will seek the consent of those involved where practicable..
Your Access to and Control Over Information
- Under NSW Privacy laws you have a right to: See what data we have about you, if any.
- Change/correct any data we have about you.
- Have us delete any data we have about you.
- Express any concern you have about our use of your data.
The Discovery Space may contact you in the future to tell you about events, discounts, offers or changes to this privacy statement. You may at any time opt out of receiving communication from us by sending us an email at contact us.
Our Commitment To Children’s Privacy
Protecting the privacy of children is especially important. For that reason, we will not collect or maintain a child’s information on our website without the explicit consent of the child’s parent or legal guardian.
How To Contact Us
If you have any questions or concerns about the way The Discovery Space is handling your personal information, please send us an email at contact us.
Further privacy information can be found at UOW’s privacy homepage www.uow.edu.au/about/privacy.