Information privacy at La Trobe
Privacy takes many forms such as privacy of the body, privacy of the home and belongings, and privacy for activities that a person undertakes. The form of privacy referred to in this instance is information privacy. Information privacy is about controlling who knows what about individuals by protecting their personal and health information.
Collect and handle personal and health information in accordance with La Trobe policies.
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Data that can reasonably identify a student is defined as personal information.
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Laws and principles
Generally, personal information should be used for the purpose for which it was collected.
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