Human Social Functioning Modules


Welcome to the Human Social Functioning online learning portal

Here you will find all the learning materials needed to complete your course of study in Human Social Functioning and become a certified Human Social Functioning Practitioner with a licence to use the Heimler Scale of Social Functioning tool.



You are required to ‘virtually’ attend two Group Tutorials during your course of study. The details of these are shown on the right hand side of the course content and by registering using the button below.

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Time to get started with your learning journey

Below are all the modules you will need to complete, to fulfil the requirements of the HSF course.  The materials will be available to you online for 6 months, from your course start date.

  • You will need to work through each module in turn.
  • They consist of a mixture of learning methods including, reading,  activities and tutorials.
  • At the end of each module is short quiz you will need to complete and pass to move onto the next module.
  • There are a series of assignments you will have to complete during the course. Instructions for these are included within the relevant modules. You can upload your completed work via the website, just follow the instructions on the assignment page.
  • If you have any queries as you are studying, you can email the tutors via the ‘submit question’ button.

So, now it’s time to click on the title of the first module and let your journey begin.

Good luck and enjoy.


Module 1 – Introduction to Heimler and Human Social Functioning Methodology

Module 2 – Interview Skills and Process

Module 3 – Quantitative and Qualitative Scale Analysis

Module 4 – Interviewing with the Scale

Module 5 – Fragmenta Vitae

Module 6 – Reflective Log

Additional Information – Further Reading