The Australian Studies program at Flinders is the most comprehensive in South Australia and one of the most extensive in Australia. It draws on 15 departments and offers students the opportunity to study Australian society and culture through an extensive range of topics from the humanities, the social sciences and education.

Australian Studies can be studies a major in a Bachelor of Arts , within a Bachelor of Education (Junior Primary/Primary ), Bachelor of Education (Upper Primary/Lower Secondary ) or Bachelor of International Tourism , and individual topics can be taken in a number of degrees.