Privacy policy for Learning Science

Learning Science Ltd is committed to safeguarding the privacy of website visitors; this policy sets out how we will treat information you submit to this.

Who we are

This website is provided by Learning Science, a private company specialising in designing and developing learning technology for science and engineering.

Learning science is committed to your privacy. Any information you supply to us will be kept in confidence and not shared for marketing purposes.

Please read on for more details on what data we collect and what we do with it.

What information we collect and how we use it

This website uses Google Analytics and Square Space Analytics. These are external services that allow us to record standard internet log information and visitor behaviour patterns. We also record the city in which the visitor is located. This information is anonymised so we can’t and won’t try to identify you or your exact location. We collect this info as it is useful for our business to understand how much traffic our website gets, which pages are popular, when they are accessed and where in the world they are accessed. Google and Square Space will store this information. Google’s privacy policy is available here: and Square Space’s privacy policy is here:

If you subscribe to our website services and/or email notifications, we store your full name, institution and email address. We will use this information to provide your subscription. We ask for your institution to help us understand our audience and target our services.  

If you have opted in for updates from our website, we will send you marketing communications relating to our business which we think may be of interest to you. You can inform us at any time if you no longer require marketing communications to be sent by emailing us at


As is common practice with almost all professional websites this site uses cookies. Cookies are tiny text files that are downloaded to your computer. They act as memory, allowing the website to remember your computer on a return visit. We set site preference cookies so any preferences you set while using this site are recorded for your next visit.

You can disable cookies by adjusting the settings on your browser (see your browser Help for how to do this). Be aware that disabling cookies will affect the functionality of this and many other websites that you visit. Disabling cookies will usually result in also disabling certain functionality and features of the this site. You can delete cookies stored on your computer using your file management software.

Who we share your data with

We will not provide your personal information to any other organisations for the purpose of direct marketing and will take reasonable precautions to prevent the loss, misuse or alteration of your personal information. Of course, data transmission over the internet is inherently insecure, and we cannot guarantee the security of data sent over the internet.

We will only disclose your personal information to other organisations if we are required to do so by law, in order to help investigate/prevent unlawful activity,  in order to defend our legal rights or to prospective buyers or sellers of company assets.

Other websites

The website may contain links to other websites. We are not responsible for the privacy policies of these other websites.

Changes to this policy

We may update this privacy policy from time-to-time by posting a new version on our website. You should check this page occasionally to ensure you are happy with any changes. This policy was last updated on May 16th 2018 to comply with the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation).

Access to your personal information

If you want access, amend or delete the personal data we hold or have any questions about this policy, please write to us by email to or by post to Learning Science, Park House, 10 Park Street, Bristol, BS1 5HX, UK.