Spreadsheets have and are being used as valuable tools in variety of subjects including Engineering. Providing a tool for simulating and exploring models. In this paper their role in allowing students to explore two AI approaches, basic neuron and a simple genetic algorithm, is considered. Experience of using Spreadsheets as a bridge in the understanding of AI techniques. Available from: https://www.researchgate.net/publication/317095814_Experience_of_using_Spreadsheets_as_a_bridge_in_the_understanding_of_AI_techniques [accessed May 28, 2017].