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Just so that we are on the same page; by using any and all services disseminated by Hyperion Development and its subsidiaries you are bound to and agree to the following by using this site...

If you do not agree with our terms and conditions; immediately cease and desist from accessing this site

Privacy policy

Your privacy is very important to us. Accordingly, we have developed this Policy in order for you to understand how we collect, use, communicate and disclose and make use of personal information. The following outlines our privacy policy.

  • Before or at the time of collecting personal information, we will identify the purposes for which information is being collected.
  • We will collect and use of personal information solely with the objective of fulfilling those purposes specified by us and for other compatible purposes, unless we obtain the consent of the individual concerned or as required by law.
  • We will only retain personal information as long as necessary for the fulfillment of those purposes.
  • We will collect personal information by lawful and fair means and, where appropriate, with the knowledge or consent of the individual concerned.
  • Personal data should be relevant to the purposes for which it is to be used, and, to the extent necessary for those purposes, should be accurate, complete, and up-to-date.
  • We will protect personal information by reasonable security safeguards against loss or theft, as well as unauthorized access, disclosure, copying, use or modification.
  • We will make readily available to customers information about our policies and practices relating to the management of personal information.

We are committed to conducting our business in accordance with these principles in order to ensure that the confidentiality of personal information is protected and maintained.

Terms and conditions of use

1. Terms

By accessing this web site, you are agreeing to be bound by these web site Terms and Conditions of Use, all applicable laws and regulations, and agree that you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws. If you do not agree with any of these terms, you are prohibited from using or accessing this site. The materials contained in this web site are protected by applicable copyright and trade mark law.

2. Use License

  1. Permission is granted to temporarily download one copy of the materials (information or software) on Hyperion Development's web site for personal, non-commercial transitory viewing only. This is the grant of a license, not a transfer of title, and under this license you may not:
    1. modify or copy the materials;
    2. use the materials for any commercial purpose, or for any public display (commercial or non-commercial);
    3. attempt to decompile or reverse engineer any software contained on Hyperion Development's web site;
    4. remove any copyright or other proprietary notations from the materials; or
    5. transfer the materials to another person or "mirror" the materials on any other server.
  2. This license shall automatically terminate if you violate any of these restrictions and may be terminated by Hyperion Development at any time. Upon terminating your viewing of these materials or upon the termination of this license, you must destroy any downloaded materials in your possession whether in electronic or printed format.

3. Disclaimer

  1. The materials on Hyperion Development's web site are provided "as is". Hyperion Development makes no warranties, expressed or implied, and hereby disclaims and negates all other warranties, including without limitation, implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement of intellectual property or other violation of rights. Further, Hyperion Development does not warrant or make any representations concerning the accuracy, likely results, or reliability of the use of the materials on its Internet web site or otherwise relating to such materials or on any sites linked to this site.

4. Limitations

In no event shall Hyperion Development or its suppliers be liable for any damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of data or profit, or due to business interruption,) arising out of the use or inability to use the materials on Hyperion Development's Internet site, even if Hyperion Development or a Hyperion Development authorized representative has been notified orally or in writing of the possibility of such damage. Because some jurisdictions do not allow limitations on implied warranties, or limitations of liability for consequential or incidental damages, these limitations may not apply to you.

5. Revisions and Errata

The materials appearing on Hyperion Development's web site could include technical, typographical, or photographic errors. Hyperion Development does not warrant that any of the materials on its web site are accurate, complete, or current. Hyperion Development may make changes to the materials contained on its web site at any time without notice. Hyperion Development does not, however, make any commitment to update the materials.

6. Links

Hyperion Development has not reviewed all of the sites linked to its Internet web site and is not responsible for the contents of any such linked site. The inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Hyperion Development of the site. Use of any such linked web site is at the user's own risk.

7. Site Terms of Use Modifications

Hyperion Development may revise these terms of use for its web site at any time without notice. By using this web site you are agreeing to be bound by the then current version of these Terms and Conditions of Use.

8. Governing Law

Any claim relating to Hyperion Development's web site shall be governed by the laws of the State of South Africa and UK without regard to its conflict of law provisions.

9. Site Terms of Use - Termination

Interactions to be conducted by users of this any sites within the Hyperion Development domain/ownership and its subsidiaries are to follow bone fide practices. Users whom:

  • Provide misinformation
  • Fraudulent identification
  • Attempt unauthorized access to any part of the website and course systems
  • Conduct any criminal activity or malicious behaviours
Will have any and all services provided by Hyperion Development and its subsidiaries terminated with the user with immediately and indefinitely.

10. Courses Registrations

All information is presumed true and correct on behalf of the users. Section 9 applies regarding service termination.

Definitions

"Free"
"Free" applies within certain restrictions such as:
  • A targeted group of users
  • A specific user
  • A specific resource
Users attempting to solicit "Free" content without prior consent by Hyperion Development, its subsidiaries or employees within appropriate capacity will be barred and subject to remedial action as seen by Hyperion Development,its subsidiaries or employees within appropriate capacity or as deemed applicable by section 9.
"Student"
"Student" means personal in a full-time capacity at Hyperion Development recognised institutions that fall into classes of colleges, universities and high schools. "Student" personal are permitted to access specific courses for "Free". Hyperion Development shall control such accesses where users fail to comply with Hyperion Development.
"Deposit", "Initial payment"
Pertains to payment required prior to commencement of any course for which such is applicable. Course registration fees are non-refundable and are utilized for the purposed of administration.

General Terms and Conditions applicable to Use of a Web Site.

11. Payments, Cancellations, and Cooling off

Paid Subscriptions can be purchased either by (1) paying a monthly subscription fee; or (2) pre-payment giving you access to Hyperion support for a specific time period (“Pre-Paid Period”). If you have purchased a Paid Subscription upfront, your Paid Subscription will automatically terminate at the end of the Pre-Paid Period.

If you register for a Paid Subscription online, you may change your mind for any or no reason and receive a full refund of all monies paid within seven (7) calendar days (the “Cooling-off Period”).

Refunds will not, however, be provided after the Cooling-off Period.

Unless your Paid Subscription has been purchased as a Pre-Paid Period, your payment to will automatically renew at the end of the subscription period, unless you cancel your Paid Subscription through your subscription page before the end of the current subscription period. The cancellation will take effect the day after the last day of the current subscription period, and you will be downgraded to the Free Service.

However, if you cancel your payment or Paid Subscription and/or terminate any of the Agreements (1) after the Cooling-off Period is over (where applicable), or (2) before the end of the current subscription period, we will not refund any subscription fees already paid to us.

If you wish to receive a full refund of all monies paid before the Cooling-off Period is over, you must contact Customer Support.

Hyperion may change the price for the Paid Subscriptions, Pre-Paid Period (for periods not yet paid for) from time to time. Price changes for Paid Subscriptions will take effect at the start of the next subscription period following the date of the price change. Should Hyperion adjust pricing, we endeavour to provide at least 7 days notice prior to changes taking effect. If you do not agree with the price changes, you have the right to reject the change by unsubscribing from the Hyperion support prior to the price change going into effect. Please therefore make sure you read any such notification of price changes carefully.

Partnerships Promo Codes terms and conditions

1. For MIIA

  • Promo Code name is "DATA".
  • Promo code is valid until 20th November 2017.
  • Promo code is only valid for online card payments.
  • Promo code is only valid for first payments made by a customer, either for one month, 3 month upfront or 9 months up front.

2. For Geekultcha

  • Promo Code name is "GEEK".
  • Promo code is valid until 20th November 2017.
  • Promo code is only valid for online card payments.
  • Promo code is only valid for first payments made by a customer, either for one month, 3 month upfront or 9 months up front.

Refer a friend terms and conditions

1. Definitions

1. Referred User: someone who’s been referred to Hyperion Development by a Qualified User. You become a Referred User by clicking on a Qualified User’s unique referral link and creating a new account on Hyperion Development’s site, registering for a course and paying for at least 3 month’s support (Referred Account). Only the person who creates the Referred Account is considered the Referred User, and there can only be one Referred User for each Referred Account created.

2. Referred Account: a new Hyperion Development account created by a Referred User through a Qualified User’s unique referral link.

3. Qualified User: someone who meets all of the following conditions:

4. a member of a Hyperion Development account that has a current or past paid subscription to Hyperion Development at the time the referral is made

5. *Eligible Referral:* A Referred Account qualifies as an Eligible Referral if all of the following conditions are met:

6. the Referred Account is created on Hyperion Development by the Referred User through the Qualified User’s unique referral link

7. the Referred User has registered for a course with mentor support/microdegree.

8. The Referred User has purchased at least 3 months of mentor support.

9. The Referred User has purchased mentor support via Online Card payment.

10. the Referred User was not referred to Hyperion Development at an earlier date by someone else

11. the three months of support payment (whether monthly or upfront) submitted by the Referred Account to Hyperion Development was successfully processed

12. the Referred Account must convert to a paid Hyperion Development subscription within 30 days of the date the Referred User first clicked on the unique referral link from the Qualified User

13. the Referred User can’t have the same IP address as the Qualified User

14. the Qualified User must not have posted their unique referral link on a "coupon website" or similar website

15. the Referred User can’t have the same IP address as any other user of Hyperion Development.

16. *One month of free support:* refers to 30 days of free support added to your student account

*2. Overview of program

1. To be an eligible participant in the Referral Program, you must meet either of the following conditions:

2. You’re a Qualified User and the referral you made is deemed an Eligible Referral by Hyperion Development

3. You’re a Referred User and your Referred Account is deemed an Eligible Referral by Hyperion Development

4. If you meet either of the conditions above, you’ll receive 30 free days of mentor support which will be added directly to your student account. Obviously no Reward will be given in relation to any referrals that aren’t Eligible Referrals.

5. If eligible, you, the Participant, will receive 30 days of free support, regardless of what country you are from.

6. You, the Participant, will receive the free 30 days of support. Once this expires, it cannot be reclaimed.

7. You, the Participant will receive an email notifying you that you have been rewarded with 30 days of free mentor support.

8. Please note that if you are a Qualified User, the name you used to create your Hyperion Development may be appended to your unique referral link.

9.*By taking part you agree:*

§ to comply with all applicable commercial and public anti-bribery laws

§ to send referral emails only to people that you know

§ not to engage in any activity that may be considered fraudulent or invasive or that may be considered spamming

Hyperion Development reserves the right to change these terms and conditions at any time without notice.