Data retention summary

This summary shows the default categories and purposes for retaining user data. Certain areas may have more specific categories and purposes than those listed here.

Site

Category

Administrative

Civil status, identity, identification data, images …


Purpose

Service delivery

Data is processed in order to deliver service to the user.

Retention period
5 years
Lawful bases
Consent (GDPR Art. 6.1(a)) The data subject has given consent to the processing of his or her personal data for one or more specific purposes
Sensitive personal data processing reasons
Explicit consent (GDPR Art. 9.2(a)) The data subject has given explicit consent to the processing of those personal data for one or more specified purposes, except where Union or Member State law provide that the prohibition referred to in paragraph 1 of GDPR Article 9 may not be lifted by the data subject

Users

Category

Administrative

Civil status, identity, identification data, images …


Purpose

Non-essential profile data

This data is not processed by SATS.

Retention period
1 years
Lawful bases
Consent (GDPR Art. 6.1(a)) The data subject has given consent to the processing of his or her personal data for one or more specific purposes
Sensitive personal data processing reasons
Explicit consent (GDPR Art. 9.2(a)) The data subject has given explicit consent to the processing of those personal data for one or more specified purposes, except where Union or Member State law provide that the prohibition referred to in paragraph 1 of GDPR Article 9 may not be lifted by the data subject
Data made public by the data subject (GDPR Art. 9.2(e)) Processing relates to personal data which are manifestly made public by the data subject

Course categories

Category

Records of Education Attainment

Results of exams, assessments, qualifications awarded, etc


Purpose

Assessment Data

This is used for assessment data for passing your course. This may include video, audio, or other biometric data.

Retention period
10 years
Lawful bases
Consent (GDPR Art. 6.1(a)) The data subject has given consent to the processing of his or her personal data for one or more specific purposes
Contract (GDPR Art. 6.1(b)) Processing is necessary for the performance of a contract to which the data subject is party or in order to take steps at the request of the data subject prior to entering into a contract
Legal obligation (GDPR Art 6.1(c)) Processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which the controller is subject
Sensitive personal data processing reasons
Explicit consent (GDPR Art. 9.2(a)) The data subject has given explicit consent to the processing of those personal data for one or more specified purposes, except where Union or Member State law provide that the prohibition referred to in paragraph 1 of GDPR Article 9 may not be lifted by the data subject

Courses

Category

Records of Education Attainment

Results of exams, assessments, qualifications awarded, etc


Purpose

Assessment Data

This is used for assessment data for passing your course. This may include video, audio, or other biometric data.

Retention period
10 years
Lawful bases
Consent (GDPR Art. 6.1(a)) The data subject has given consent to the processing of his or her personal data for one or more specific purposes
Contract (GDPR Art. 6.1(b)) Processing is necessary for the performance of a contract to which the data subject is party or in order to take steps at the request of the data subject prior to entering into a contract
Legal obligation (GDPR Art 6.1(c)) Processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which the controller is subject
Sensitive personal data processing reasons
Explicit consent (GDPR Art. 9.2(a)) The data subject has given explicit consent to the processing of those personal data for one or more specified purposes, except where Union or Member State law provide that the prohibition referred to in paragraph 1 of GDPR Article 9 may not be lifted by the data subject

Activity modules

Category

Educational Data

Assessed Coursework, exam scripts, etc.


Purpose

Assessment Data

This is used for assessment data for passing your course. This may include video, audio, or other biometric data.

Retention period
10 years
Lawful bases
Consent (GDPR Art. 6.1(a)) The data subject has given consent to the processing of his or her personal data for one or more specific purposes
Contract (GDPR Art. 6.1(b)) Processing is necessary for the performance of a contract to which the data subject is party or in order to take steps at the request of the data subject prior to entering into a contract
Legal obligation (GDPR Art 6.1(c)) Processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which the controller is subject
Sensitive personal data processing reasons
Explicit consent (GDPR Art. 9.2(a)) The data subject has given explicit consent to the processing of those personal data for one or more specified purposes, except where Union or Member State law provide that the prohibition referred to in paragraph 1 of GDPR Article 9 may not be lifted by the data subject

Blocks

Purpose

Retention period
No retention period was defined

Assignment

Category

Educational Data

Assessed Coursework, exam scripts, etc.


Purpose

Assessment Data

This is used for assessment data for passing your course. This may include video, audio, or other biometric data.

Retention period
10 years
Lawful bases
Consent (GDPR Art. 6.1(a)) The data subject has given consent to the processing of his or her personal data for one or more specific purposes
Contract (GDPR Art. 6.1(b)) Processing is necessary for the performance of a contract to which the data subject is party or in order to take steps at the request of the data subject prior to entering into a contract
Legal obligation (GDPR Art 6.1(c)) Processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which the controller is subject
Sensitive personal data processing reasons
Explicit consent (GDPR Art. 9.2(a)) The data subject has given explicit consent to the processing of those personal data for one or more specified purposes, except where Union or Member State law provide that the prohibition referred to in paragraph 1 of GDPR Article 9 may not be lifted by the data subject

Forum

Category

Educational Data

Assessed Coursework, exam scripts, etc.


Purpose

Assessment Data

This is used for assessment data for passing your course. This may include video, audio, or other biometric data.

Retention period
10 years
Lawful bases
Consent (GDPR Art. 6.1(a)) The data subject has given consent to the processing of his or her personal data for one or more specific purposes
Contract (GDPR Art. 6.1(b)) Processing is necessary for the performance of a contract to which the data subject is party or in order to take steps at the request of the data subject prior to entering into a contract
Legal obligation (GDPR Art 6.1(c)) Processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which the controller is subject
Sensitive personal data processing reasons
Explicit consent (GDPR Art. 9.2(a)) The data subject has given explicit consent to the processing of those personal data for one or more specified purposes, except where Union or Member State law provide that the prohibition referred to in paragraph 1 of GDPR Article 9 may not be lifted by the data subject

Open Forum

Category

Educational Data

Assessed Coursework, exam scripts, etc.


Purpose

Assessment Data

This is used for assessment data for passing your course. This may include video, audio, or other biometric data.

Retention period
10 years
Lawful bases
Consent (GDPR Art. 6.1(a)) The data subject has given consent to the processing of his or her personal data for one or more specific purposes
Contract (GDPR Art. 6.1(b)) Processing is necessary for the performance of a contract to which the data subject is party or in order to take steps at the request of the data subject prior to entering into a contract
Legal obligation (GDPR Art 6.1(c)) Processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which the controller is subject
Sensitive personal data processing reasons
Explicit consent (GDPR Art. 9.2(a)) The data subject has given explicit consent to the processing of those personal data for one or more specified purposes, except where Union or Member State law provide that the prohibition referred to in paragraph 1 of GDPR Article 9 may not be lifted by the data subject

OU Blog

Category

Educational Data

Assessed Coursework, exam scripts, etc.


Purpose

Assessment Data

This is used for assessment data for passing your course. This may include video, audio, or other biometric data.

Retention period
10 years
Lawful bases
Consent (GDPR Art. 6.1(a)) The data subject has given consent to the processing of his or her personal data for one or more specific purposes
Contract (GDPR Art. 6.1(b)) Processing is necessary for the performance of a contract to which the data subject is party or in order to take steps at the request of the data subject prior to entering into a contract
Legal obligation (GDPR Art 6.1(c)) Processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which the controller is subject
Sensitive personal data processing reasons
Explicit consent (GDPR Art. 9.2(a)) The data subject has given explicit consent to the processing of those personal data for one or more specified purposes, except where Union or Member State law provide that the prohibition referred to in paragraph 1 of GDPR Article 9 may not be lifted by the data subject

Questionnaire

Category

Administrative

Civil status, identity, identification data, images …


Purpose

Statistical analysis

Data is processed for the purposes of statistical analysis in order to improve systems and service delivery.

Retention period
1 years
Lawful bases
Legitimate interests (GDPR Art. 6.1(f)) Processing is necessary for the purposes of the legitimate interests pursued by the controller or by a third party, except where such interests are overridden by the interests or fundamental rights and freedoms of the data subject which require protection of personal data, in particular where the data subject is a child

Quiz

Category

Educational Data

Assessed Coursework, exam scripts, etc.


Purpose

Assessment Data

This is used for assessment data for passing your course. This may include video, audio, or other biometric data.

Retention period
10 years
Lawful bases
Consent (GDPR Art. 6.1(a)) The data subject has given consent to the processing of his or her personal data for one or more specific purposes
Contract (GDPR Art. 6.1(b)) Processing is necessary for the performance of a contract to which the data subject is party or in order to take steps at the request of the data subject prior to entering into a contract
Legal obligation (GDPR Art 6.1(c)) Processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which the controller is subject
Sensitive personal data processing reasons
Explicit consent (GDPR Art. 9.2(a)) The data subject has given explicit consent to the processing of those personal data for one or more specified purposes, except where Union or Member State law provide that the prohibition referred to in paragraph 1 of GDPR Article 9 may not be lifted by the data subject

Workshop

Category

Educational Data

Assessed Coursework, exam scripts, etc.


Purpose

Assessment Data

This is used for assessment data for passing your course. This may include video, audio, or other biometric data.

Retention period
10 years
Lawful bases
Consent (GDPR Art. 6.1(a)) The data subject has given consent to the processing of his or her personal data for one or more specific purposes
Contract (GDPR Art. 6.1(b)) Processing is necessary for the performance of a contract to which the data subject is party or in order to take steps at the request of the data subject prior to entering into a contract
Legal obligation (GDPR Art 6.1(c)) Processing is necessary for compliance with a legal obligation to which the controller is subject
Sensitive personal data processing reasons
Explicit consent (GDPR Art. 9.2(a)) The data subject has given explicit consent to the processing of those personal data for one or more specified purposes, except where Union or Member State law provide that the prohibition referred to in paragraph 1 of GDPR Article 9 may not be lifted by the data subject