Copyright and Privacy

Explanation of copyright and privacy policy


This website is © 2014 The STEP correspondence course, Faculty of Mathematics Cambridge.

The Assignments and all other material on this website are the Intellectual Property of the Department for Education. The STEP questions in the Assignments are used by kind permission of Cambridge Assessment.

Data collected

In common with most web sites, this site automatically logs certain information about every request made of it (see below for more details). This information is used for system administration, for bug tracking, and for producing usage statistics.

We may collect and process the following data about you:

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  • If you contact us, we may keep a record of that correspondence.
  • If you create an account we may use your email address to contact you.


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