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TERMS OF USE

1. Intellectual Property and Restrictions on Use

This website contains information which is owned by or is licensed to St Augustine College (“College”), including but not limited to text, design, layout, graphics, organization, magnetic translation, digital conversion and other information related to this website. The information is protected under applicable intellectual property laws and the reproduction, distribution, publication or any other use other than in accordance with the next paragraph is strictly prohibited.

You are granted a non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable license to;

  • access and use this website strictly in accordance with these Terms;
  • to use this website solely for personal, non-commercial purposes;
  • to download or print out information from the website solely for personal, non-commercial purposes, provided that all copyright and other intellectual property notices therein are unchanged.

2. Interactive Online Forums

The access and use of any chat-room, newsgroup, bulletin board, mailing list, transaction or other online forum available at http://www.staugustine.ac.za, shall be governed by the Policy for Internet Usage.

3. Links

You may not create a link to this website from another website or document without the prior written consent of the College.

4. Variation of Terms of Use

The College reserves the right to modify these terms at any time and will publish notice of any such modifications online. By continuing to access any of the College’s sites after notice of such modifications have been published, you agree to comply with and be bound by them.

5. Applicable Law

Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of the Republic of South Africa.

GUIDELINES FOR ONLINE CONDUCT

  1. You agree to use these sites in accordance with all applicable laws. 
  2. The College respects the constitutional right to freedom of speech and encourages robust intellectual debate. You must note, however, that your right to free speech is subject to, and must abide by, the limitations contained in the Constitution.
  3. You agree not to post anywhere on the website any advertising or any form of commercial solicitation, including, but not limited to, spamming.
  4. You agree not to post anywhere on the website any content that contains viruses or other harmful items.
  5. The College reserves the right to remove content, block access or take other action with respect to content which violates the above rules and guidelines.
  6. If a third party claims that any material you have contributed to a site is unlawful, you will bear the burden of establishing that the material complies with all applicable laws.
  7. You agree that you will not access or attempt to access any other user’s account, or misrepresent or attempt to misrepresent your identity while using the sites.
  8. You agree that you will not restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the sites.
  9. You agree that you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password, if any, and for restricting access to your computer, and agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password.
  10. The College respects the intellectual property of others. If you believe your copyright has been violated on a site hosted by the College, please give notice to http://www.staugustine.ac.za. The College will, upon receipt of such notice, use all reasonable means to remove the infringing content and inform the person that posted it of such removal and the reason therefor.

PRIVACY STATEMENT

  1. To facilitate access to College information and services, the College has set up its website to enable the collection of information belonging to users of the website. The website allows users to, among other things, apply for admission, submit academic works, participate in online forums, make payments to the College, and otherwise communicate with the College.
  2. The College is firmly committed to the privacy of the users of its website. Subject to applicable laws and the College’s Policy for Internet Usage, no personal information posted by users in this website confidentially will be shared or made public without the prior consent of the user thereto.
  3. In so far as making representations to the College that the College relies on, the user warrants that such information is true and the College may, at its sole discretion, take steps to verify these representations without further recourse to the user.