Protecting Personal Information

Protecting Personal Information

Guidelines to prevent recording participants' personally identifiable information

About this course

This course provides a description of what personally identifiable information is and guidelines on how to prevent recording that information.

Additionally, we walk through common use cases where personal information arises, including:

  • Evaluating purchase transactions
  • Evaluating a logged-in experience
  • Designs that require identity verification
  • Participants with specific medical conditions

Lastly, this course also provides guidance on steps to take when personal information is inadvertently recorded.

Curriculum10 min

  • Introduction to personal information 1 min
  • Best practices for protecting personal information 2 min
  • Use cases 4 min
  • Inadvertent personally identifiable information 1 min
  • Course feedback 1 min
  • Resources and next steps 1 min

About this course

This course provides a description of what personally identifiable information is and guidelines on how to prevent recording that information.

Additionally, we walk through common use cases where personal information arises, including:

  • Evaluating purchase transactions
  • Evaluating a logged-in experience
  • Designs that require identity verification
  • Participants with specific medical conditions

Lastly, this course also provides guidance on steps to take when personal information is inadvertently recorded.

Curriculum10 min

  • Introduction to personal information 1 min
  • Best practices for protecting personal information 2 min
  • Use cases 4 min
  • Inadvertent personally identifiable information 1 min
  • Course feedback 1 min
  • Resources and next steps 1 min