Foundation Studies Program
Flinders Foundation Studies Program is a preparation program for undergraduate degrees at Flinders that enables people from all backgrounds to begin their university studies.
Whether you are interested in becoming a teacher, social worker, health professional, or want to study Business, Science or the Arts, the Flinders Foundation Studies Program can help you to achieve your goals.
Even if you have not studied for many years or did not do as well as you would have liked at high school, the program will equip you with the skills to be a successful university student and also introduces you to some of our major fields of study.
Why study the Flinders Foundation Program?
The Flinders Foundation Studies Program is available to applicants at no cost and will provide a stimulating and challenging opportunity for you to test yourself out and possibly to find a new direction in life.
There are no prerequisites or entry requirements, and on successful completion you can apply for admission to a range of Flinders undergraduate courses if you have:
- completed all four topics as outlined in the program
- attended at least 75% of the classes in which you have enrolled in each topic.
In the final part of the program details will be provided on how to begin your university studies.
In addition, if you pass the program Flinders University will guarantee your entry to a range of undergraduate degrees.
Refer to Foundation Studies Program - your pathway to University for further details.
About the program
There are several different options available providing you with the opportunity to commence your studies at a time and location that best suits your needs.
Who is eligible to apply?
This program is open for Australian citizens or those with Australian permanent residency status and New Zealand citizens who have not previously studied at university.
This program is not available to students enrolled in Year 12 studies (South Australian Certificate of Education (SACE) or equivalent) in the year that they wish to commence this course.